Lathes in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Lathes

Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lathe | plural of lathe

Short Example Sentence for Lathes

  • 1. The sizes of turning lathes are given as 10", 12", etc. 🔊

How to use Lathes in Sentence?

  • 1. The sunshine pours in at the bath-room window and bores through the water in the bath-tub in lathes and planes of greenish-white. 🔊
  • 2. No longer must a man be supported by his union when he refuses to mind two lathes because the custom of the factory confines him to one. 🔊
  • 3. It contained several large benches, provided with turning lathes and tools, a quantity of chemicals, and scientific apparatus. 🔊
  • 4. Nicholas Roberts drove his lathes in a lofty chamber separated by wooden walls from the great central activities of the spinning mill. 🔊
  • 5. The wheel shop is a large building, containing many rows of lathes for the wheels, tyres, and axles, which are nearly all tended by boys. 🔊
  • 6. The lathes are nearly noiseless in operation, and the drills only creak a little now and then as a small portion of the detached metal becomes blocked underneath the tool and runs round with it. 🔊
  • 7. He will also be required to keep a watchful eye upon the valves, to regulate the steam to the cylinders, and to maintain a uniform rate of speed for the lathes and drills. 🔊