How to Properly Cut Lathe Soft Jaws — Part 1: Fundamentals and OD Gripping

How to Properly Cut Lathe Soft Jaws — Part 1: Fundamentals and OD Gripping

In the first of a two-part installment, a Haas certified machinist explores our recommended soft-jaw cutting techniques and the proper way to cut OD gripping jaws.

Watch Part 2 — ID Gripping, Re-cutting, and Adding a Taper — here.

  • 23 August, 2013