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    Cool Insert Chipping? Get it Stopped, it Cost You! | Metal Lathe Hack #4


    Have you chipped you insert by accident? Well stop it. This cost you, inserts are not cheap.
    Back dragging, wrong rotation and interrupted cuts all can chip your insert. I show a few ways to stop these problems.

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