The Hardinge HLV-EM metal lathe is a manual, 11x24 precision lathe capable of metric and english threading.
What is it Used For?
It is used to make round parts, generally out of metal, but sometimes plastics as well.
The lathe is an extremely versatile tool, and as such, there's a lot to learn.
- This video series gives a great general overview of the basics.
- This video collection covers the basics and more advanced techniques, all using the exact lathe that we own.