Share this entry
tool post Line breaks: tool post

Definition of tool post in English:


The post of a machine tool which holds a cutting tool steady.
Example sentences
  • If the tool post is too small the tools will not be able to reach high enough to get to the centerline.
  • Its full-open cover allows easy access to both spindles and tool posts, reducing costly setup times.
  • However, if using a larger series holder on a smaller tool post, you must have enough center height.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources