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Milling is one of the principal and most versatile machining processes for sizing parts in the workshop. Whether a professional engineer looking for advice, or an amateur looking to install your first milling machine, this book will show you how to make full use of your milling machine safely and effectively, and enhance your milling skills. Focusing on the commonly used vertical mill and vertical turret mill, and with practical advice and diagrams throughout, the book includes: a guide to buying, installing and using a small milling machine and accessories; basic cutting tool principles and more advanced milling methods, including drilling, tapping and reaming; and instruction on a variety of techniques ranging from work holding in the vice to using a rotary table. Aimed at anyone with a workshop, and particularly home metalworkers, engineers and professionals, and fully illustrated with 167 colour illustrations and 45 diagrams.