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DATA Health and Safety Courses
Haile Sand Fort on River Humber

Specialist Extension Level Course

S2HS - Centre Lathe for Metal Cutting

      Harrison M300 Manual

This course will consist of a presentation of DATA standards followed by experience on a Harrison Centre Lathe.  Delegates will make a plumb bob in brass.


 Working Drawing for Plumb Bob

 M4-Centre Lathe Handbook. (Course no longer available but handbook still useful)

Centre Lathe Tutorials from Hong Kong Polytechnic University

 Centre Lathe Processes Handbook

Presentions used during training

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  Introduction to Turning (Part 1)                    Introduction to Turning (Part 2)

Planning to Make Exercises

 Plumb Bob Planning Sheet                              Plumb Bob Planning Sheet - Answers

 Planning to Make Exercise                                Planning to Make Exercise - Answers

VLC media player (Click on cone to download)

 Boring                               CNC turning

 Screwcutting                     CNC turning

Use of Emery Cloth
HSE - Emery cloth should NEVER be applied directly by hand on metalworking lathes
 HSE website
 HSE Guidance leaflet


Mallet Project

 Working Drawing

Click HERE for link to purchase mallet heads.





  How to make spinner


Student Work Sheets
 Parts of a Centre Lathe
 Parts of a Centre Lathe - answers
 Centre Lathe - Tools and Processes
 Centre Lathe - Tools and Processes - answers
 Homework sheet

DfES Teachernet Guidance
 Centre Lathe