Lathe is a machine tool which take care of the turning operations, in this process the undesirable part is eliminated from a material to give it new shape, and this material is rotated against the tool, which trim down the material into shape. Lathe machine is an ancient machinery, in old days it was operated manually but the machine got many revamping since then. Technology have successfully touched this machinery which added versatility to it.
Lathe is the oldest and most important machine tool. Its applications can be found in wood turning, glass working, metal working and spinning. The most common usage of lathes is pottery. Today we look for the things which are more than just basic necessities. We now thrive for the luxurious items which are innovative and stylish. For instance, our selection of various household items like furnitures, crockeries, lamp shades are based on the most contemporary and stylish products.
Lathe machines application is not just limited to one particular industries, the magic of this equipment is spread in almost all industries. The size may vary from small machines which is used in jeweler’s shop to shape out delicate jewelry to very massive which are used to make rocket noose cone in aviation industry.
Cookwares, gas cylinders, brass items, house hold items, public waste receptacles, pens, key rings, candle sticks, base ball bats, large ships, bridges and engine parts are products which are made through this process. Lathes machine’s process used to create parts and also assemblies.
Science, art, industry or trade, every other field is influenced with the process of lathe machines. These machines are very dexterous, which have provided the products that serve the purpose of both, utility and beauty. The operations of lathes machines require wide range tools, skills and processes.