Bob Loader has become an authority on the popular Unimat mini-lathe, developing numerous accessories and techniques to assist the model engineer in getting the best from the machine. The projects described here increase the scope of the machine and advise on the performance of a number of tricky operations. Invaluable to all Unimat owners.
Contents: A Milling Table; Cheap and Cheerful Tap Wrenches; 90mm Face Plate; Adjustable Toolpost; Inexpensive Tungsten Carbide Tooling; Attachments for Dial Gauges; Tailstock Supports and Accessories; Punches; Off-Hand Grinding Attachment; Simple Indexing Set-Up; Small Fabricated Machine Vice; Fine Adjuster for a Digital Caliper; Calivider; Headstock Raising Block.
Originally published by Nexus Special Interests Ltd in 2000
Special Interest Model Books edition published in 2009
210 x 148 mm
148 black and white photographs
84 scale plans & line drawings