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Old 01-25-2020, 7:47 AM
Dgr1dman Dgr1dman is offline
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Originally Posted by 67Cuda View Post
Lathes are different, mine is even threads on any line, odd threads on numbered only.
... and 1/2 threads only on the same number ( ie: 11 1/2 tpi)!

Many older lathes will cut multiples of 12 anywhere the half-nut drops in. I canít speak as to any machine made after 1960 or so, as I prefer old iron!

Metric is a whole different game on standard lathes!

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