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Professional Metalworking Video Bundle

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<p>The AGI Professional metalworking series has three parts: Lathe, Mill, and other shop tools. The Lathe and Mill courses are by far the most popular, and each retails for $500. We&#x27;ve packaged these two courses together, and offer them at an amazing discount. </p> <p>Rent this set, and you&#x27;ll be prepared to set up your own professional machine shop and go into business.</p>

Professional how-to video: Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe 1 by Darrell Holland

Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe 1

...with Darrell Holland

In this course you will learn everything about how to operate a Lathe and the how-to knowledge of turning out professional quality parts. In typical AGI fashion everything is covered in explicit detail, using extreme close-ups, charts, detailed drawings and mock-ups, along with the real world... Read More

Professional how-to video: Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe by Darrell Holland

Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe 2

...with Darrell Holland

Section 5 - Raw material selection, basic metallurgy, stock selection and preparation, chucking up, balancing and shimming. Section 6 - Listening to the lathe, facing and turning techniques, what to watch out for (chatter, overheating, poor finish, etc.), reading the chip, working with problem... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe 3

...with Darrell Holland

Section 8 - Tapers - types and uses, methods of calculating and cutting, tailstock set over method and compound rest method. Section 9 - Threading - external - calculations and threading techniques, step by step instruction. Section 10 - Threading - internal - calculations and techniques,... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Lathe 4

...with Darrell Holland

Section 11 - Boring holes, types, techniques and practice. Section 12 - Finishing techniques, reaming, knurling, filing and polishing. Section 13 - Advanced lathe operations, holding close tolerances, advanced threading, final practice and close. ... Read More

Professional how-to video: Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill by Darrell Holland

Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 1

...with Darrell Holland

The Milling Course is very comprehensive and "Hands-On". It is almost ten hours in length, originally on a dozen videocassettes. A lifetime of experience compressed into a format that will enable you to learn quickly and professionally how to operate a Bridgeport style vertical mill, which is... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 2

...with Darrell Holland

Types of Milling Cuts: Holes. Facing. Conventional Cutting. Climb Cutting. Fly Cutting. Setting and Truing the Machine: Tramming in the head. Principles for correct Mill operation: Solid support for your work piece. Proper setup and truing. Cutter must be held rigid. Mill must run... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 3

...with Darrell Holland

Speeds SFM: How to calculate. RPM: How to calculated. Milling Speed and Feeds. Demonstration of Feed Rates and Speeds for different materials. Chipload. Stock Removal Rate: Work piece material . Work piece hardness. Climb vs. Conventional Cutting. Basic Measuring Review: Brief... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 4

...with Darrell Holland

Types of cutters: Cobalt, Carbide, High Speed, etc.... Specific Cutters. Endmills. Form cutters. Face mills. Woodruff cutters. Fly cutters. Manual Feed Methods & Technique. Backlash. Hand Wheel operation. Drilling and boring. Moving the bed X, Y axis. Power feed methods and techniques.... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 5

...with Darrell Holland

Practice Boring (tips and techniques) Practice Facing (tips and techniques), Conventional & Climb Practice Shaping (tips and techniques) Practice Fly Cutting Holding Tight Tolerances (techniques) Using digital readouts: Practice With Digital Readout ... Read More

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Professional Machine Shop Course: Vertical Mill 6

...with Darrell Holland

Fixtures for multiple part production: Work stops; Rotary tables; Custom setups; Index tables. Techniques for Multiple Part Production Quality Control: Tools and devices for quality control and tolerance testing : Surface plate; Making Go/No go gauges for QC; Techniques for measuring... Read More