How to use
This is a short manual that describes how to use this tool. The manual came out from the course held in 2009. Note that only the people that have followed that course are allowed to use such machine!
If you are allowed to use the lathe use you personal key to switch on the general supply.
Switch on the square button I/0 on the bottom part of the control panel. Red Rounded botton sorrounded by a yellow circle line is used for a rapid stop. Press to blok, rotate to unblok the lathe. 6 Oval buttons under the display are used for:
- I(green): start the movement
- O(red): stop the movement
- Up arrow / Down arrow: Invert the rotation movement
- + / - : Adjust the rotation speed. The speed depends on the material to work and to the type of lavoration: 300g/m for a rough lavoration, 600 g/m for a fine lavoration. 300g/m is good for Iron, Alluminium. For plastic, very slow rotation with high longitudinal velocity
There exists a control to disconnect the part which keep the piece from the motor but it unuseful.