Lathe – graduating – links
It is a very common task to have to be able to make the graduations needed to form a scale. There are at least three different situations where this might be needed.
A scale might be needed on:
a long straight surface
a round surface
and a conical surface
All three of these can be done on a milling machine – see
It is possible to graduate a scale on the lathe on a surface that is round or conical. See