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lathe

(lādh),
A motor-driven machine with a rotating shaft that can be fitted with various types of cutting instruments, grinding stone, and polishing wheels; used in finishing and polishing dental appliances.

lathe

(lādh)
Motor-driven machine with a rotating shaft that can be fitted with various types of implements; used to finish and polish dental appliances.
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In this department, she studied all types of machines, but she liked the lathe machine, saying, "what I liked in the lathe machine, is that it can be used in manufacturing simple objects."
Andrew showed on the lathe how to make a vase from a square piece of wood.
My lathe has a 3-jaw chuck that is self centering, though you can also get a 4-jaw chuck and adjust each jaw.
Following the success of a three-day open house last month, the lathes manufacturer held its first education open day - inviting lecturers from colleges, universities and training organisations across the UK to see the firm's modernised manufacturing facility and its new Colchester and Harrison lathes, Pratt Burnerd chucks and Clausing machine tools.
Lathe currently serves as CEO and president of the company's principal subsidiary First Bank, which he joined in April 2013.
Lathe joined the company in April, 2013 as chief executive officer and president of the bank.
The tour started with a story of how a furniture maker's son first made bats for a friend in 1884, using a foot-turned lathe. This skill was demonstrated with a lathe that had been converted to steam power, and then eventually electricity.
Delcam's PartMaker Division will unveil the 2015 version of its PartMaker CAM software for programming CNC mills, lathes, wire EDM equipment, turn-mill centers and Swiss-type lathes.
of Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, the maker of the lathe, has pleaded guilty to violating US export controls by shipping the lathe with documents that he knew to be false and said the lathe was destined for a firm in Dubai.
He was operating a lathe in the workshop when the steel tube flew from the machine and struck him on the head.
But now, after another meeting with AG Lathe, he has written to the chairman of Whitbread, Antony Habgood, asking him to personally intervene but also to explain why his company considers a re-opened hotel unviable.
We thought about such scenarios and this is now the reason we are offering metal lathes in Australia.