Tailstock Fundamentals – New Operator Tips and Tricks Video

Tailstock Fundamentals – New Operator Tips and Tricks Video

This video covers a wide array of topics related to using the tailstock on your CNC Turning Center. Some of the subjects we touch on include length to diameter ratio, center drilling, choosing a tailstock pressure, dealing with fragile parts, and choosing and maintaining your live center.

We also review the particular methods for commanding and controlling the Haas Tailstock with M-codes and Settings.

We finish up by watching the same part cut with tailstock support and also without support. Watch the video to see which part finishes first!

  • 18 November, 2014