Homemade Taig Lathe Lead Screw
Dean Williams on deansphotographica.com
Homemade leadscrew intended for use with a Taig lathe. One turn of the handwheel advances the carriage by 0.050". Assembly consists of brass mounting blocks, bushings, half nut, and a handwheel. Half nut assembly is mounted to the carriage. Leadscrew incorporates a 1/4-20 left-hand threaded rod.
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