American tool making and interchangeable manufacturing: a treatise upon the designing, constructing, use, and installation of tools, jigs, fixtures ... and labor-saving contrivances ...

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The N. W. Henley publishing co., 1905 - Crafts & Hobbies - 535 pages
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Page 543 - It is a complete practical treatise on the art of American Tool Making and system of interchangeable manufacturing as carried on to-day in the United States. In it are described and illustrated all of the different types and classes of small tools, fixtures, devices, and special appliances which are in general use in all machine-manufacturing and metalworking establishments where economy, capacity, and interchangeability in the production of machined metal parts are imperative.
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Page 543 - ... in its descriptions and illustrations, which represent the very latest practice in lathe and boring-mill operations as well as the construction of and latest developments in the manufacture of these important classes of machine tools. A large amount of space is devoted to the turret lathe. its modifications and importance as a manufacturing tool. 320 pages. 200 illustrations.
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Page 540 - The various parts are shown broken or removed, so that the internal construction is fully illustrated. Each part is given a reference number, and these, with the corresponding name, are given in a glossary printed at the sides.

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