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On a mini lathe without a quick-change tool post you are restricted to using tools with a 516 or smaller shank. with a quick-change tool post you can use tools with shanks up to its only 116 difference, but it opens up a lot of options.chris wood has written mini lathe users guide, a getting started booklet that should have been included with your lathe. It describes all the controls and, more important, covers basic mini lathe operations, such as turning, facing, and threading. the mini lathe users guide is free online. you can read it or print it as a handy reference to micro-marks mini lathes, mini drill presses, mini milling machines, mini drill presses, and other mini machine tools are designed with modelers and hobbyists in mind. use our micro machine tools for turning and milling, edging, grooving, drilling and finishing even the smallest work pieces.drill bits are held in drill chucks, while end mills are held in collets or end mill holders. mini mills come with two types of spindles, and morse taper. the most common mini mill spindle in the US and canadian market is however some brands in both countries sell mini