Lathe Chuck Types

A chuck is a clamping device used to grip objects with square or radial symmetry. They attach to drills and mills to grip tooling, and lathes to hold a workpiece. A lathe chuck is mounted to a spindle, which rotates within a headstock. Drill chucks attach to a power drill by screwing the back onto a threaded spindle …
Sept 21st, 2018 Small Tools Inc.

Lathe Spindle Nose Identification Chart

Review the diagrams below to determine your spindle nose type. Analyze the corresponding chart and make the required measurements. Select the spindle nose size for your chuck or adapter plate …
Sept 25th, 2018 Small Tools Inc.