|Eric Cox||26/05/2018 10:16:20|
512 forum posts
Looking at the latest "lathes and more" article ME 4587 p766 fig.15 may leave the beginner wondering where they can obtain a milling cutter for use when the direction of rotation is reversed.
It should show the direction of feed reversed not the rotation of the cutter.
16885 forum posts
Probably based on a horizontal mill where the cutter can be mounted either way round, the keyway in the cutter is a big give away.
|157 forum posts|
Looks to me as if the fig. Is showing the feed direction as a constant but the rotation is fp reversed. It shows the principal quite well. Horizontal, end mill or in the lathe climb milling is still the same.
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