The Watchmaker's and Model Engineer's Lathe: A User's Manual

The Watchmaker's and Model Engineer's Lathe: A User's Manual

by Donald de Carle
     
 

Now in its sixth edition, this book is the definitive work on the small precision lathe in the context of both the past and present. The bulk of the original text has been retained and covers basic construction, selection, and care of and accessories for the lathe as well as its uses. Fully updated, the final section also deals with the current

Overview

Now in its sixth edition, this book is the definitive work on the small precision lathe in the context of both the past and present. The bulk of the original text has been retained and covers basic construction, selection, and care of and accessories for the lathe as well as its uses. Fully updated, the final section also deals with the current scene based on extensive worldwide research. The directory of lathe, tool, and material stockists has also been completely revised.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780709090038
Publisher:
Hale, Robert Limited
Publication date:
05/01/2010
Edition description:
Sixth Edition, Sixth edition
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
1,161,929
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author

Donald de Carle was a fellow and medallist of the British Horological Institute and freeman of the City of London. He contributed to the Encyclopaedia Britannica and was the author of Clocks and Their Value, Clock and Watch Repairing, Complicated Watches and Their Repair, Horology, Practical Clock Repairing, Practical Watch Adjusting and Springing, Practical Watch RepairingWatch and Clock Encyclopaedia, and Watches and their Value.

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