Indicating parts in the lathe quickly

This simple home-made tool makes indicating parts in a lathe faster and easier.

The Last Machinist

Watch an experienced machinist make decorative parts for a metal railing.

Southbend Metal Lathe - Part 1

The first of two excellent videos by Van Tech (Vancouver Technical Secondary School) showing how to do turning, facing and drilling on a Southbend metal lathe.

Southbend Metal Lathe - Part 2

The second of two excellent instructional videos showing how to do basic machining operations on a small bench lathe.