Setting An Angle On The Lathe Compound (easy way). How to set an angle on the lathe compound slide using a milling tramming tool. This technique works up to about 8 degrees. It is limited by the range of the DTIs. The example in this video is to setup the lathe for cutting a #2 Morse Taper. Checkout the web site at the end of the video for free construction notes on making the tool.
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