Methods for turning tapers

1. If TPF is 0.42″, how much movement should register on the cross slide’s digital readout in radius mode if the carriage is moved 1″ in the cutting direction?

2. What is the benefit of using the offset tailstock method for turning tapers?

3. What are two ways to reduce uneven pressure on lathe centers when using the offset tailstock method?

4. Calculate tailstock setover for a 13.5″ part with a TPF of 0.27.

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