Atlas 10-inch Lathe and Craftsman 12-inch lathes pre-1957: While the lathe remained basically the same for many years, with identical major components, various specifications were available with Model Numbers that included, over the years: 10-F, 10-D, TA36, TA42, TA48, TA54, TH36, TH42, TH48, TH54, TV36, TV42, TV48, TV54, H36, H42, H48, H54, V36, V42, V48, V54, QC42, QC54, etc. Also covers the UK-made Sphere, Halifax and Acorntools versions.
Manuals and Catalogues
Acorntools (Atlas) 10-inch lathe: A complete data pack of information (including all-known literature) that covers all models, from the first to last. It includes:
Acorntools and Atlas 7" Shaper Instruction and Parts Manual (also branded Craftsman). This is the comprehensive (and rare) edition produced for the UK market, not the simple spares list issued in the USA. Includes the first-edition, beautifully illustrated Sales and Specification and Specification and Accessories Catalogue (No. 30) and additional pages from later Catalogues.See: http://www.lathes.co.uk/atlasshaper/index.html