Lathe Electronic Leadscrew Part 6: First Test Cuts!

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Today is the day you’ve all been waiting for; we’re making our first cuts with the electronic leadscrew. In steel. We test out the various feed rates at different depths and try cutting a couple of different threads. Look ma: no change gears!

Firmware on GitHub:
https://github.com/clough42/electronic-leadscrew

Some of the tools and parts used in this video:

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