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Asking price: £2,950.00

Warco GH1322 geared-head lathe mounted on the maker's cabinet stand. A high-specification, ex-college machine with little use and fully equipped. 165mm centre height by 750mm between centres and with a hardened gap bed Fitted with a high-quality Siemens 1-phase to 3-phase inverter that gives infinitely variable speed drive - the standard speed range being 70-2000 r.p.m. The inverter allowing both slower and faster speeds and has been set up for soft-start (perfect for beginners as it's not a sudden sharp start) and torque band has also been set up for maximum power.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,950.00

WABECO D4000 Bench-top lathe 100mm centre height and 350mm between centres and a 20mm spindle bore with a No.3 Morse taper. Overall size 950mm long, 400mm wide and 400mm high. In barely used, immaculate condition and comes with everything in the pictures. I have not used it for the last few months so moving parts have been greased as a rust prevention.

Location: Bromyard, Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,500.00

Myford 254S with hardened bed, mounted on the maker's cabinet stand and equipped with a Newton Tesla 1-phase to 3-phase infinitely variable-speed drive conversion fitted 12 months ago with 3/4 hp motor.

Location: Stockbridge, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Asking price: £975.00

Denford Conect 121 CNC lathe with Denford automatic toolchanger. The original control system has stripped out ready for conversion to MACH or LinuxCNC, etc. This handy little lathe is based on the Myford ML10. A new control panel has been fitted ready for the next conversionand the Toolchanger converted to a stepper instead of DC motor. The packing plate needs finishing for height and toolchanger position. The lathe is believed to be ex-school (most of these were sold as training lathes) with very little signs of use.

Location: Alton, United Kingdom
Asking price: £725.00

Myford ML7 lathe for sale. 3.52 x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. In good working order with a single-phase motor, 3-jaw chuck, a Dickson-type quick-set toolpost with nine tool holders, a set of tipped turning tools, graduated handle to the leadscrew end, thread-dial indicator and a tailstock rotating centre. Also Ian Bradley's book on the Myford series 7. The bench shown is not included. The only reason for sale is that I've purchased a larger lathe, a Harrison M300.

Location: Lymington, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,500.00

For Sale: Sedgewick Model PT single-phase planer thicknesser. I have owned this machine from new, used it only for light hobby duties and it is, consequently, in first-class order. The PT thicknesser is a superb machine, from one of the very best UK makers of wood machinery and performs faultlessly. Ancillaries and the original maker's instructions are included. My workshop is on the first floor and will need a couple of strongish chaps to manoeuvre it down the workshop steps. A house move forces sale. 

 

Location: Exeter, United Kingdom
Asking price: £700.00

Sedgewick single-phase morticing machine together with a collection of chisels. The Sedgewick is a British-made machine of very high quality and has been mine from new. It has had only light hobby use, is in first-class order and is complete with all the original tool and operator's handbook. A house move forces sale. My workshop is on a first floor and the machine will need a couple of strong chaps to move it. 

 

Location: Exeter, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

Smart and Brown "Model A" 4.5” x18” Toolroom lathe. This is an exceptionally rigid machine and in very nice condition. Accessories include a taper-turning attachment, 3 and 4-jaw chucks,  travelling steady and a faceplate. The lathe is very heavy but the bed and base do separate quite easily. My wife and I moved it between us (but that was a while back....). A house move is the only reason for sale.

Location: EXETER, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,500.00

For Sale: Harrison Model 140 lathe 5.5" x 24" all-geared head, induction hardened bed and power cross feed. An ex-school machine bought by me, a toolmaker, from a college in good condition. It has had little use and been fully serviced by me. A gap-bed model, the gap has never been removed from new. The drive system has been transformed by the fitting of a new 3-phase motor and a 1-phase to 3-phase inverter that gives infinitely-variable speed drive (the original 3-phase switch gear is also included). Spindle speeds can be varied from 30 rpm to 1050 r.p.m.

Location: Bodmin, United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

SOLD for the asking price. a little-used, perfect-condition Hobbymat MD65 lathe with the maker's attached powered vertical milling attachment and the necessary T-slotted milling table. Single-phase electrics 240 volts. Centre height 65 mm, 300mm between centres, cross travel 80mm, Headstock MT2 bore 12 mm, tailstock No. 1 Morse taper. Speed range 250, 500, 1000 & 2000 rpm. Very well equipped with: collet chuck and metric collets sizes 3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12 mm.

Location: Newport, South Wales, NP10 0AL, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

For Sale: an "Ultra" (later BCA) miniature jib borer with a built-in rotary table. Mounted on an excellent metal stand with a large chip tray and cupboard storage. The jig borer is complete with a modern collet chuck, a set of ER collets, two toolmaker's machine vices, a height gauge and each of the table's three T-slots carries a long T-nut drilled with four tapped holes. The original maker's countershaft is intact and fitted with a single phase Brook "Gryphon" motor with a no-volt release safety push-button starter.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1.00

Wanted: for a South Bend R-type lathe (very similar to the common “Heavy Ten” a cross slide unit and the countershaft belt-tensioning arm, double-threaded link (one from almost any South Bend or Boxford would suit). Please phone: 01452-310751  The Model R can be seen low down on this page.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,900.00

For Sale: Colchester Triumph 2000 lathe 7.5" x 50" long bed, mounted on the maker's stand with a full-length splashback and slide-out chip tray. Induction hardened and ground-finished bed with a detachable gap that allows work up to 23-inches (580 mm) to be swung. The spindle has D1-6" hardened spindle nose and runs in super-precision Gamet bearings. 16 spindle speeds from 25 to 2000 r.p.m.

Location: Stirling, United Kingdom
Asking price: £5,500.00

For Sale: Myford Super 7B lathe 3.5" x 19" lathe. In superb condition with a gap-bed, backgeared, fitted with a screwcutting gearbox and mounted on the late-type maker's industrial stand with levelling blocks.

Location: Barnstable, United Kingdom
Asking price: £125.00

BCA High-precision Toolmaker's Vices, all hardened and ground finished. Width 57mm and opens 64mm wide. Unused condition £129 each including VAT and post - UK mainland. Only a few available. These vices were originally an accessory for the BCA miniature jig borer - details of these machines here http://www.lathes.co.uk/bca Phone: 01425-622567 or email tenga.eng@homeuser.net

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £400.00

Pittler Lathe with trapezoidal bed. Made in Leipsig, Germany. A classic vintage precision lathe mounted on the maker's "trumpet" stand with additional screwcutting changewheels, tailstock chuck, chisels and other tools included. Single-phase motor. 

Location: Upper Beeding, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,950.00

For Sale: Myford 254S on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splashback and running on 1-phase electrics. The "S" model of the 254 range was the much-improved version with an induction hardened bed, a full screwcutting and feeds gearbox and power sliding and cross feeds driven by a separate power-shaft - thus leaving the fully-enclosed leadscrew for screwcutting only. Used only for light work in an experimental workshop, the lathe is in perfect running order.

Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

Dominion Heavy-duty Wood-turning Lathe Model AL. 6-inch centre height and with a 5-foot long bed. The bed has a gap in which material up to 24-inches in diameter can be turned using a bowl-turning attachment carried on the face of the bed. The motor-drive system is held within the headstock-end plinth for which a new belt and clips are included. 3-phase electrics - easily run from a phase converter. In good mechanical order and ready to use for serious wood-turning. £650.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

For Sale: Toyo ML1 high-precision miniature lathe, 50 mm centre height and 250 mm between centres. Japanese-made, this ingeniously designed and superbly constructed lathe is fitted with an integrated, self-contained single-phase motor drive system, three-jaw chuck, a set of collets, collet nose piece, swivelling top slide unit and a tailstock chuck. The rigidly supported carriage runs on three sets of ways: at the top and at both the front and back of the bed. Hardened spindle with a 12 mm bore. Little used from new and in perfect order.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,450.00

Rishton Vertical Milling Machine and Co-ordinate Driller. A UK-made machine in superb order, with an unmarked table, having been used only for light model-engineering work. All-geared swivelling vertical head with speeds from 100 to 2000 r.p.m. and a No.2 Morse taper spindle under the control of both a fine-feed handwheel and a rapid-action drilling handle. Table 615 mm x 150 mm with 380 mm of longitudinal travel, 140 mm in traverse and 365 mm of travel on the vertical head. High-quality Brook Crompton Single-phase motor with no-volt release safety push-button starter.

Location: Loughborough, United Kingdom
Asking price: £350.00

For Sale: Dore Westbury Vertical Miller - for restoration. Fully functional, this versatile miller has been standing unused for many years and will need a thorough clean before use. The head has both a fine downfeed by worm and wheel gearing and a quick-action drilling lever. No.2 Morse taper spindle with a Myford thread on the end. 1-phase motor. £350. Details of Dore Westbury millers here.  Also available a set of large Whitworth taps and dies. £45.

Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

 For Sale: Colchester Bantam lathe 5.635" x 23" geared-head lathe with screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand. Complete with two four-jaw independent chucks (one large, the other small) a 3-jaw "Tudor" chuck with face-reversible jaws, two fixed steadies, 4-wat toolpost, faceplate and a set of changewheels to extend the threading range of the gearbox. There may be other parts stored away in the workshop. The lathe has been standing unused for a considerable time and will need a thorough clean before use.

Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Asking price: £6,500.00

Lorch WW watchmakers' lathe with the rare and sought-after screw-cutting and tumble-reverse attachment.

Location: Woking, United Kingdom
Asking price: £350.00

For Sale:
- incomplete Myford ML7 lathe  £350
- a superb Kennedy "Hexacut" bench hacksaw. Single-phase. £295
- UK-made "Progress" bench drill. Single-phase. £275
- Surface plate £125
- Myford saw-bench attachment £75

Location: Newark, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,950.00

For Sale: a superb, late-model Centec 2A vertical and horizontal milling machine with, in place of the usual No.2 Morse spindle, a far superior one with a 30 International taper. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray and complete with the swivelling Mk.3 head with both fine downfeed by a handwheel and a quick action drilling lever. The great advantage of this head is that vertical of the spindle travel is along the axis of the cut. The table feed is by both a fine-feed screw and a lever for slotting work.

Location: Newark, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,750.00

For Sale Myford Super 7BPXF lathe 3.5" x 19" gap-bed, backgeared, fitted with a screwcutting gearbox and power cross feed. In superb condition, mounted on the maker's stand with a deep chip tray and levelling blocks.

Location: Newark, United Kingdom
Asking price: £375.00

For Sale: George Adams Antique Lathe. 4.7" x 20" backgeared, screwcutting, gap bed and mounted on the maker's cast-iron stand with a matching wall-mounted countershaft unit with a high-quality single-phase motor by AEI. Complete with two 3-jaw chucks (one a vintage type), tailstock chuck and screwcutting changewheels. This lathe was almost certainly made in Germany by Ehrlich during the 1920s. Details of the George Adams lathes of this type here

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

For Sale: Excel "Pinnacle" Vertical Miller mounted on the maker's metal cabinet stand. A most useful compact but heavy-duty machine ideal for general vertical milling and accurate co-ordinate drilling. The quill is fitted with both a fine-feed handwheel working through worm and wheel gearing and a quick-action drilling capstan handle. No.3 Morse taper spindle with 12 speeds ranging from 90 to 2000 r.p.m. Imperial graduations to the table and spindle feed dials. Comes apart easily for transport.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £5,500.00

For Sale: a superb Myford Super7BPXF Longbed lathe with HARDENED BED, screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and mounted on the maker's industrial cabinet stand with a full-length splashback. Two private model-engineering owners from new and in superb condition. Complete with a 3-jaw Burnerd chuck, the correct half-depth body 6-inch Burnerd 4-jaw chuck. Swivelling milling slide, standard milling slide, quick set toolpost and a selection of toolholders.

Location: Canterbury, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,700.00

Boxford Model 280IS geared-head, screwcutting lathe with power cross feed manufactured in 2003.

Location: Burton on Trent, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,850.00

Myford Super 7 Lathe in great original Condition. 

Comes with

3 Jaw P&B Chuck with Key High Speed Version

4 Jaw P&B Chuck with Key Standard

Myford Face Plate

Myford Drive Plate

Myford Travelling Steady

Myford Fixed Steady

MT2 Tailstock Chuck

Change Gears

Thread Dial-indicator

Graduated handle to the leadscrew end

5 Phosphor Bronze Myford Drive dogs

Myford Stand with levelling feet

Motor Cover

Location: Stoke On Trent, United Kingdom
Asking price: £750.00

For Sale: a Viceroy Denford "Educator" Combination Wood and Metal Lathe Model "TDS 3/CM & WL" 5" x 24". A very useful dual-purpose lathe and a top-of-the-range version fitted with backgear for slow speeds and a bowl-turning attachment. Mounted on the maker's compact underdrive stand with a 3/4 h.p. single-phase motor. No.3 Morse taper tailstock. Complete with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw independent chuck, faceplate, tailstock chucks and a selection of metal-turning tools. The lathe is in full working order.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £450.00

For Sale: Boxford Model C lathe 4.5" x 24" backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on the maker's stand and complete with a 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, 4-jaw independent chuck, a Soba quick-change toolpost with various holders, two faceplates, catchplate, set of screwcutting changewheels, tailstock chuck, tailstock rotating centre and a spare cross slide. I have the door to the cabinet - I removed it as it got the way and wanted to mount a quick off switch by my knee - and the metal cover for the belt drive.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,550.00

FOR SALE – a genuine Model C7 Myford ML7 Capstan Lathe, mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray and levelling blocks and still in its maker's paint finish. Fitted with the correct instant speed-change Tri-leva speed selector headstock, the proper bed-mounted 6-station capstan unit that indexes automatically to each station; the Myford screw-operated cut-off slide and the lever-operated collet chuck. The cut-off slide is fitted with the standard toolposts but a ‘quick-change’ toolpost is also included that I have used in place of the standard front toolpost.

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

Hauser 200cm (8") High-Precision Micrometer-drum Precision Tilting Rotary Table. Very light use only in a jewellery toolroom. Contact Carl on 07788 568870. Can be collected from Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Phone: 07788-568870

Location: Harrogate, United Kingdom
Asking price: £625.00

For Sale: Jones & Shipman Precision Vertical Milling Machine. Single-phase motor and in full working order. £625. Would also consider an exchange - with cash either way - for something like a Centec, a small Tom Senior, or similar.

Location: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,500.00

Boxford AUD Mk.2 4.5" x 24 backgeared (with single lever engagement), screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and mounted on the maker's compact underdrive stand. This lathe has been in the hands of just one user from new and is in superb, lightly-used condition.

Location: Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,500.00

Boxford AUD Mk.2 4.5" x 24 backgeared (with single lever engagement), screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and mounted on the maker's compact underdrive stand. This lathe has been in the hands of just one user from new and is in superb, lightly-used condition.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,250.00

Myford Super 7 3.5" x 19" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Complete with 3-jaw Pratt-Burnerd chuck and key, the correct 6-inch diameter, half-depth body 4-jaw independent Pratt-Burnerd chuck and key, Myford indexing 4-way toolpost, faceplate, catchplate, set of screwcutting changewheels, thread-dial indicator, Jacobs No.2 Morse taper tailstock chuck. tailstock rotating centre, standard Morse centre, Morse 2 to Morse 1 sleeve adapter and a No. 1 Morse half-centre and an extra graduated handwheel for the leadscrew.

Location: Stoke On Trent, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,400.00

For Sale: Henri Hauser 2 BA jig borer with imperial graduations.  This superb machine was supplied new to Wickman Machine Tools in 1953, then passed to Smiths Industries who fitted an “Accurite” readout system. The jig borer is complete with DRO System, a Hauser rotary table, boring heads and the maker’s operation manual, 3-phase variable-speed drive. £2400 For further information please phone 01285-760447 (Stroud, Gloucestershire) Details of Hauser Jig Borers here

Location: Stroud, United Kingdom
Asking price: £395.00

For Sale: Myford ML4 lathe 3.5" x 23" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. This is a very late ML4 in very fine, original condition and obviously well cared for by its previous owner. Fitted with tumble-reverse drive to the leadscrew, fully guarded changewheels and the much-improved and more rigid tailstock.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,200.00

A very nice Colchester Chipmaster lathe 5.75" x 23" with an inverter and 1.5kw 2HP motor fitted for infinitely variable speed up to 1650 rpm - though can be upped to 2000 rpm. Digital spindle readout, forward and reverse speeds. Complete with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw independent chuck with chuck keys, Dickson quick-change toolpost with 5 holders and some tooling. High-precision Albrecht keyless drill chuck and a revolving centre. The lathe has been stripped and cleaned with new oil in headstock gearbox and apron. A lovely machine in very good condition.

Location: BOLTON, United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

South Bend Heavy Ten Toolroom Lathe. 5-inch centre height by 24 inches between centres. This is the more highly-specified toolroom model Fitted with a screwcutting gearbox, taper turning, backgear, power cross feed and a useful 1.375-inch spindle bore. Mounted on an underdrive stand in cast iron with chip tray and a built-on collet storage tray above the tailstock Imperial graduations on the micrometer dials.

Location: Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,200.00

Myford Super 7b lathe 3.5" x 19" gap-bed backgeared and with a factory-fitted Norton Screwcutting gearbox, chip tray and levelling blocks.

Location: TEAN, STOKE-ON-TRENT, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,650.00

For Sale: Leinen MLZ4S high-precision lathe fitted with the maker’s special ‘Multiplicator’ screwcutting and feeds’ gearbox. While ‘cosmetically challenged’, the lathe is in full working order - although engaging the slow-speed backgear needs a little encouragement. Driven by a 3-speed 415v 3-phase motor, the lathe has a 2-speed intermediate drive between motor and headstock. The backlash-free feed-screw dials are graduated to show 0.001" taken off diameter. The spindle bearings are likewise play-free.

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Asking price: £195.00

For Sale: Jones and Shipman model 521 knife-edge balancing unit - without levelling attachment. £195
Located near Dublin in Ireland. Phone afternoons and evenings (please text if not answering): 00-353-85-3473412 (in Ireland 085-347-3412) Information about the J & S 521 balancer unit here

Location: Dublin, Ireland
Asking price: £425.00

For Sale: Jones and Shipman Model UX8004 4-inch centre height convex and concave radius grinding wheel forming attachment in box. £425 Located near Dublin in Ireland. Phone afternoons and evenings (please text if not answering): 00-353-85-3473412 (in Ireland 085-347-3412) Details of the UX8004 here - 4th item down the page

Location: Dublin, Ireland
Asking price: £425.00

For Sale: "Grind-All" No.1 (75mm centre height) V-block-based rotary indexing grinding fixture complete with radius dressing arm accessory. £425. Used but tight and smooth. £420 or Euro equivalent. Located near Dublin in Ireland. Phone afternoons and evenings (please text if not answering): 00-353-85-3473412 In Ireland 085--3473412) Information and prices for the current (and expensive) Harig Grind-All No.1 here:

Location: Ireland
Asking price: £200.00

For Sale: Clarkson Mk.2 air bearing flute-grinding attachment without collets. Little used and in good condition. £200 or Euro equivalent. Located near Dublin in Ireland. Phone afternoons and evenings (please text if not answering): 00-353-85-3473412 (in Ireland 085-347-3412) Information on Clarkson Mk.2 air bearing flute grinding attachments and other accessories here.

Location: Dublin, Ireland
Asking price: £1,150.00

For Sale: Clarkson Mk.2 tool & cutter grinder in good condition with most standard accessories plus a selection of grinding wheels and user-made mandrels, etc. Previously owned by a toolmaker and runs well. The head and slides, subject to expert inspection, seem tight. Single-phase motor. £1100 or Euro equivalent. Located near Dublin in Ireland.

Location: Dublin, Ireland
Asking price: £1,995.00

For Sale: For Sale: Colchester Bantam lathe 5.635" x 23" geared-head lathe with screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed mounted on the maker's stand with masses of equipment and running on 1-phase electrics.

Location: Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1.00

Now Found. Thank you! WANTED: Harrison 140, 155, 165 or 190 lathe. Anything considered, any location. Private buyer

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £775.00

For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5” x 20” gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on the maker’s stand with chip tray and very well cared for by its owner.

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,750.00

For Sale: German-made Weiler “Matador” Model VS precision screwcutting lathe. Backgear and screwcutting, spindle speeds span 30 to 620 r.p.m. in the oil-bath lubricated backgear and 170 to 3550 r.p.m. in direct drive—power coming from a 3 h.p. 3-phase motor, this also driving though an oil-bath lubricated, pre-selector gearbox. Spindle bore 38 mm (1.5”).

Location: Ware, United Kingdom
Asking price: £4,500.00

For Sale: A superb late-model Cincinnati Toolmaster universal milling machine Type MT. Far stronger than a Bridgeport, this is final, most highly-developed type made during the 1970s and 1980s. Table 47” x 12”, longitudinal travel 30 inches, across 12 inches and vertically 17 inches with three-axis power feeds by variable-speed motors and a very useful powered quill for boring and tapping. The miller was dry stored from 1987 to 2009 when it was fitted with new main power supply wiring and a 3 phase plug.

Location: Ware, United Kingdom
Asking price: £750.00

For Sale: A superb Meddings MB4 drilling machine with 10 speeds from 80 to 4000 r.p.m. High speeds are belt driven, the low speeds through a torque-enhancing, oil-immersed gearbox - giving the machine great versatility and the ability to drill from tiny to large holes - the stated capacity in steel being 7/8”. No 2 Morse taper spindle to take chucks of direct-fitting drill bits. The table is unmarked and comes complete with a “Nippy” machine vice and a 0.5 h.p. single-phase, UK-made Gryphon motor with a push-button starter. Light amateur use only so in perfect order.

Location: Maisenhead, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

For Sale: Cromwell 3.5” x 30” backgeared and screwcutting high-precision lathe. Screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and variable-speed drive. Mounted on the maker’s underdrive cabinet stand with a single-phase motor, push-button starter and a Dewhurst reversing switch. Two 3-jaw chucks, T-slotted faceplate, a set of turning tools, tailstock chuck, light unit, rev counter and various small parts. The original private owner of this superb lathe was Sir Thomas Ralph Merton KBE, DSc, FRS an English physicist and inventor.

Location: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Asking price: £450.00

For Sale: A classic Pittler Model B lathe with a trapizoidal bed and the with the carriage capable of being rotated around it. The most compact of the Pittler range, the Model B still with all the remarkable features of make. Mounted on the maker's stand with 3-jaw chuck, a 4-inch half-depth body independent chuck and a 4-way toolpost. £450 For more details phone: 07452-976360 (Maidstone, Kent) Details of Pittler lathes here

Location: Maidstone, United Kingdom
Asking price: £875.00

For Sale: Holbrook Precision Model T all-geared headstock lathe. Unused for many years and rather grubby - but in full working order and running from a single-phase motor and through a spindle clutch. This is a sophisticated, high-class lathe with a taper-turning attachment, a full screwcutting and feeds gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds with click-in-and-out control and a very useful micro-adjustable knock-off stop on the sliding feed.

Location: Princess Risborough, United Kingdom
Asking price: £750.00

For Sale: A Benson English-made high-precision backgeared and screwcutting lathe 3.75" x 20”. Fitted with power sliding and surfacing by a separate power shaft, taper and an extra fine-feed by belt drive to the carriage feed. Included are two 3-jaw chucks (one a Taylor conical-scroll type), several collets, collet drawbar and a set of changewheels. The motor and motor support bracket are not included. £750 For more details please phone: 01278-733273 

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £450.00

For Sale: the most desirable of all Adept miniature shapers - the powered No.2 Model. The 2A has a useful  7" x 6" table with vertical T-slots 6-inches high and a ram travel of 6.25". During the early 1950s, Mr F .J. Haynes of Audenshaw, Manchester converted his hand-powered Adept No. 2 shaper to incorporate a powered ram; so impressed were Adept by this professional-looking design that they adopted a modified version of it for production.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £475.00

For Sale: Craftsman-Atlas “6-inch” lathe. 3-inch centre height by 18 inches between centres, backgeared, screwcutting and fitted with tumble reverse. Driven by a 1-phase motor from the maker’s all-V-belt countershaft unit that gives a wide range of 16 spindle speeds..

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £95.00

For Sale: two genuine Boxford Dial Thread Indicators:
- one for inch screwcutting £95 + £8 insured post
- 0ne for metric complete with the double gear and essential swivel bracket £135 + £8 insured post

Phone 01298-872874 from 09:00 to 23:00

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £175.00

For Sale: a Womer B4 precision bench drill with eight speeds from 650 to 12000 r.p.m. by swapping over and inverting the drive pulleys. In excellent condition, fitted with a light unit, a micro-adjustable depth stop and intended for the drilling of very small holes. An ideal machine for the watch, clock and instrument repairer. 3-phase motor. £175 Phone Ian on: 01327-263149 for more details.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £350.00

For Sale: EW model engineering lathe 2.5" x 8" with slow-speed backgear, screwcutting and driven by the maker's all-V-belt countershaft unit and a 1-phase motor. In addition to changewheel drive to the leadscrew, the lathe is fitted with what appears to be a home-made super-fine carriage feed to give a drive in both directions. In full working order and well equipped with the maker's milling slide, a Burnerd precision 3-jaw ring-scroll chuck, Burnerd  4-jaw chuck 4-way toolpost; faceplate, a set of screwcutting changewheels and a number of small taps and dies.

Location: Cradley Heath, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1.00

For Sale—a collection of lathe and engineering accessories. Moving house so offers considered.
Two sets of castings to make Boxford 4.5 or 5-inch centre height steadies, £60 each or £100 the pair.  
SOLD Angle Plate hinged type 10" x 7.5" with engraved degree graduations £150.  
Startrite 18-S-10 vertical bandsaw - 18" throat, 10-speed, 3-phase, super condition. £950.
Fobco 7-8 No.2 Morse pillar drill in excellent condition £750.  
Meca 15-inch horizontal/vertical rotary table with worm drive and also direct indexing £395.  

Location: Sevenoakes, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,250.00

For Sale: Myford Super 7 lathe 3.5” x 19” gap bed, backgeared and screwcutting. In full working order, mounted on the maker’s cabinet stand with levelling blocks and a deep chip tray. Well equipped with a Myford swivelling milling slide, fixed steady, 3-jaw chuck, two 4-jaw chucks, precision keyless tailstock chuck, Jacobs keyed tailstock chuck, two tailstock rotating centres, rear toolpost for parting off, faceplate, Morse centres, screwcutting changewheels and a box of turning and boring tools . Single-phase motor with a Dewhurst reversing switch.

Location: York, United Kingdom
Asking price: £550.00

For Sale: Chester Vertical milling machine - one owner from new. Fitted infinitely-variable speed drive from a single-phase motor and a safety, no-volt release push-button starter. The head can be swivelled 45° each side of horizontal and the quill has both fine feed by a handwheel and a quick-action drilling lever. Mounted on a metal stand with chip tray and comprehensive chip guarding to the back, sides and front. Equipped with a collet chuck, drill chuck and swivel-base machine vice. £550 Phone: 01216-892868 (Stoke on Trent area)

Location: Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom
Asking price: £5,250.00

For Sale: a superb, one-owner-from new and hardly-used Myford Super 7BPX power cross-feed and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with levelling blocks and chip tray.

Location: Stoke on Trent, United Kingdom

I'm looking for a base for the top slide of a hardinge HLV-H.

I also need the eccentric bolt/shaft that holds it all in place - clamping the slide base to the cross slide.

I would be delighted to have the whole top slide if necessary. Happy to pick it up.

Don Palmer 077 69 911 911

Location: Flitwick, United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,350.00

Alexander/Deckel FP1 Precision Universal Milling Machine and tooling. I’ll be sorry to see this go, but I need a larger miller and unfortunately do not have the space to keep both. Has been used mainly for making tooling for my other machines, lately just light use on small aluminium and brass parts and, as it's a very rigid machine, it is very accurate.

Location: Llanelli, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,650.00

For Sale: Colchester Student Lathe Mk. 1.5 with the improved safety apron. 6.5” x 14 with a full English and metric screwcutting gearbox, taper-turning unit and an Ainjest rapid-threader unit. Mounted on the maker’s stand with a home-made splashback. This lathe runs well and everything works as it should, the bedways having little wear and the cross slide screw under 30-thou of backlash. The leadscrew clasp nuts on both the Ainjest and carriage are sound.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

Due to the arrival of a bigger machine, my Boxford Model C lathe is for sale. 4.5" x 24" with 16 spindle speeds, backgeared, screwcutting and mounted on the maker's stand with a chip tray. Well equipped with a Burnerd 3-jaw chuck, a 6-inch Pratt independent 4-jaw chuck, fixed steady, two 4-way toolposts, two single toolposts, thread-dial indicator, three tailstock chucks, tailstock rotating centre, catchplate, spare chuck backplate, Morse centres and many screwcutting changewheels. Other bits and bobs are included as shown in the photos, but not the cutting tools.

Location: Crewe, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,250.00

For Sale: Myford ML7R - a near-mint condition, carefully used and one-family-from new example. 3.5” x 19” backgeared, gap-bed and screwcutting. The ML7R was, in effect, just a Super & fitted with late-type ML7 cross and top slides—though this example retains the Super 7 spindle clutch and is fitted with the later and larger zeroing micrometer dials.  Mounted on the maker’s cabinet stand with levelling blocks, a deep chip tray and an all-enveloping, full-length splash back and motor shield.

Location: Folkestone, United Kingdom
Asking price: £2,650.00

I have owned this lathe for 10 years, it;s been a joy to use but now need more space and I've hardly been using it lately.

UK metric, has original high/low 3 phase motor

Lathe is in good all round condtion. All lead screws still tight. Spindle nose model with a good range of tooling

5" USA Hardinge Buck Chuck 3 jaw with both sets of Jaws and key

2 x 5" 4 jaw Hardingr stamped chuck, lightweight with 3 sets of reversable Jaws

3 Face plates

Fixed steady and travel steady

5  Threading Banjo's

58 Thread cogs of which 2 are 127T

Location: Llanelli, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5” x 20” gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting mounted on a Myford ML10 stand. This is an early model ML7 in remarkably fine, unmolested and original condition. Long-term stored. Complete with a 3-jaw with both sets of jaws, a complete set of Myford quick-set “boat” type cutting tools, standard toolpost, 4-way toolpost, thread-dial indicator, faceplate, catchplate and screwcutting changewheels. £850 Phone: 077-596-53023 (Edinburgh) Details of Myford ML7 lathes here

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Asking price: £0.00

Wanted: Perris SL90 or Cowells lathe complete, or any parts or accessories in any condition. The SL can be seen here and the very similar Cowells here .Please phone: 07813-921869

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £3,750.00

For Sale: Myford Super 7B lathe 3.5” x 19” Serial No SK 132766 manufacture 1976. Backgeared, with a screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and a spindle clutch. Mounted on a bespoke steel framed and steel panelled stand of substantial build with two large, deep drawers and an open shelf area below. The lathe is in excellent condition and used only for light model engineering and kept in a purpose-built, modern workshop.  

Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
Asking price: £4,000.00

For Sale Hardinge HLV lathe. This is a lovely, ex-Rolls Royce machine and was bought from the owner who worked for them and bought the machine when he retired. The machine is in amazing condition - though naturally, for a 60-year-old,  there is some wear and a few marks but nothing that detracts from its functionality, precision and superb engineering and build quality. I have undertaken some key improvements on the machine and these are: Fully laminated manual and new wiring diagrams. New 3 h.p. VFD driven main motor. New Carriage DC motor driven by a VFD.

Location: Cranleigh, United Kingdom
Asking price: £200.00

For Sale: a classic Hendey lathe Model “12 x 5 Cone Head”, backgeared and screwcutting and fitted with a Norton quick-change screwcutting and power-feeds gearbox. Equipped with the maker’s built-on countershaft system that gives eight spindle speeds from a single-phase motor. Equipped with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, two faceplates, tailstock chuck, tailstock rotating centre, a steady, angle plate,  three toolposts, angle slide, Morse taper drills, collets and other small tools - a complete kit and ready to be used.

Location: Matlock, United Kingdom
Asking price: £695.00

Sold:  Dore Westbury Mk 1 Milling Machine. This highly versatile, swivelling ram-head miller has had very little use. It’s in good condition with an unmarked table and a No.2 Morse taper spindle with a Myford thread and a drawbar - allowing the fitting of a 3-jaw chuck, etc. The quill has both fine down feed by a handwheel and a quick-action lever for drilling Complete with the proper large-capacity vice, a 10 mm No. 2 Morse taper drill chuck and key and, most unusually, has the full cast belt cover. Single-phase motor. £695.

Location: Salisbury, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,350.00

For Sale: Centec 2A vertical milling machine. All-geared drive and fitted with the Mk.3 swivelling vertical head with fine downfeed by handwheel and a quick-action drilling feed. On this head, both feeds follow the line of the spindle -allowing precision drilling, spot-facing and boring. The machine includes a head raiser block, allowing much taller work than standard to be accommodated. A highly versatile machine in good working order with a single-phase motor and  Dewhurst reversing switch. £1350 Phone: 07876-433101 (Swansea).

Location: Swansea, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,350.00

For Sale: Centec 2A vertical milling machine. All-geared drive and fitted with the Mk.3 swivelling vertical head with fine downfeed by handwheel and a quick-action drilling feed. On this head, both feeds follow the line of the spindle -allowing precision drilling, spot-facing and boring. The machine includes a head raiser block, allowing much taller work than standard to be accommodated. A highly versatile machine in good working order with a single-phase motor and  Dewhurst reversing switch. £1350 Phone: 07876-433101 (Swansea).

Location: Swansea, United Kingdom

WANTED: a good quality bench or pillar drill with slow-speed backgearing in the head. Something like a Progress 2G or 2GS, a Kerry Super 8 or Drillmaster, a Viceroy Series BG, Meddings MB4 - or anything similar.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

For Sale: a virtually unused Clarke Combined Screwcutting  Lathe and Vertical Miller. A heavily-built machine with a No. 3 Morse taper tailstock, No. 4 Morse taper in the vertical spindle. The vertical head has both a fine down-feed by handwheel and a quick-action drilling lever. A very compact machine yet with a huge work capacity. Complete with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, 4-way toolpost, collet chuck, three drilling chucks, a milling table clamping set, machine vice, calipers and a box of cutters and assorted parts. 1-phase 2/4 h.p. motor and speeds 130 to 1660 r.p.m.

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,250.00

For Sale: Pinnacle Model PBM 450A universal tool and cutter grinder. Manufactured 1988 but in excellent, lightly used condition and, being highly versatile, is the ideal machine for the smaller workshop. Complete with a Universal Workhead with a tilt adjustment of 15° each side of vertical and a swivel adjustment of 180° in each direction. The spindle has No. 3 Morse taper spindle and a correct, matching collet chuck and wrench and eight: ¼, 3/8, 1/2, 5/8; 6mm, 10mm, 12mm, 16mm.

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Asking price: £600.00

For sale a small, floor-standing vertical and horizontal milling machine by the German maker Belling & Lubke from circa 1900-1914.  This beautifully-constructed miller was once in the BSA factory - it has a BSA plaque - and is in excellent condition with the factory scraping still visible on all slides. Horizontal and vertical MT2 spindles, power feed on the X-axis and counterweight in the body to balance the head. Beautiful mechanics and everything in excellent condition.

Location: Marlborough, United Kingdom
Asking price: £0.00

WANTED: spindle tooling (No.2 Morse) and accessories - rotary tables, microscope, etc - suitable for a Hauser 3BA jig borer. Would also consider a complete 3BA in any condition. Also sought, a Holbrook Minor or similar high-quality lathe. Please phone: 01442-872673 (from overseas +44-1442-872673) or email: phil.harding500@gmail.com   Details of Hauser jig borers here

 

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £950.00

For Sale:
1) An original Schaublin grinding carriage - which I believe fits the Schaublin 70 lathe. This rare accessory is designed to quickly convert the lathe to perform precision grinding. Stamped 'CH.Schaublin-Villneneuve Bevilard Suisse.  In very good original condition with visible hand scraping to sliding surfaces, the original paint, a satin-chrome micrometer dial and the original capstan T-slot stops.  Collection or UK shipping at cost.  £950 + £26 p&p

Location: Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Asking price: £1.00

WANTED: Fobco Star bench drill in good, sound condition. Private buyer. Please phone: 07877-111192

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £475.00

Classic Lorch precision bench lathe Model T - toolmaker’s type. Around 4-inch centre height and 12 inches between centres. Fitted with a screw-feed compound slide rest, a lever-feed tailstock and small box of accessories. Complete as seen in the photographs. £475 Details of Lorch Model A lathes here
Lorch watchmaker’s lathe to take 6 mm collets. Complete with a fitted box containing a variety of accessories as shown in the pictures. £475

Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom
Asking price: £750.00

HARDINGE Model TL HIGH-SPEED, HIGH-RECISION TOOLROOM LATHE - for spares or repair as it needs a bed re-grind. However, all the major components are fully working which include all parts except apron carriage rack. I have, in addition, a 4-inch Burnard chuck and a 5-inch Hardinge chuck with taper and lock screw plus outer jaws, a taper-turning attachment, fixed steady, 4-way toolpost, a new Hardinge chuck backplate complete with the correct taper fixing (these are very hard to find), thirty 5C collets with taper-rachet lock bar.

Location: sheffield s64wg, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

Raglan Little John Mk. 2 lathe 5" x 24" backgeared, fitted with a screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed, hardened bed and infinitely variable spindle speeds from 38 to 1750 r.p.m. 4-Morse taper headstock spindle running on taper-roller bearings and capable of passing a 1-inch (25 mm) diameter bar.  Roller-bearing spindle with the ability to pass a 1-inch (25 mm) bar. Mounted on the correct maker's stand with chip tray and cupboard and drawer storage.

Location: Gloucester, United Kingdom
Asking price: £950.00

For Sale: a virtually unused Warco WM-16 VS vertical milling machine. This compact machine has a table 700 mm x 180 mm with longitudinal travel of 485 mm, in traverse of 175 and a maximum distance between the spindle nose of 370 mm. Driven by a 1 h.p. single-phase motor, the head tilts left and right through 90° each side of upright and has a No.2 Morse taper spindle with a travel of 50 mm.

Location: Chichester, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

Seba shaper, circa1960s. Appears to have an identical technical specification to the Pinondo 350 model (see lathes.co.uk excellent and invaluable database http://www.lathes.co.uk/pinondo). The shaper is extremely well engineered - even the motor drive belt cover is a 10mm thick iron casting - with a 1.5 h.p, 3-phase motor controlled by a variable-speed inverter to facilitate fine control of the ram speed.

Location: Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

SOLD: an unused, unpacked and still-in-its-box-on-a-pallet Warco WM-14 vertical miller complete with a DRO system. I bought this size of miller for a specific job, but which I can now get a friend to on his Bridgeport, so the Warco is now surplus to requirement. The miller is listed on the Warco web site (where the comprehensive specification can be found).

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £650.00

 Meddings Pacera MB4 No.2 Morse taper drilling machine with ten spindle speeds from 80 to 4000 r.p.m. and a drilling capacity in steel of 7/8”. This ultimately-versatile drill is superbly-constructed, still in its maker’s paint finish, in excellent mechanical condition and fitted with internal, oil-bath-lubricated gearing for high-torque at low speeds. Mounted on a robust cabinet stand with a storage cupboard, two drill chucks and two machine vices. Single-phase electrics. Long-term owned and carefully used.

Location: United Kingdom
Asking price: £1,000.00

Smart and Brown Model A MkII toolroom lathe for sale. The lathe was restored by its previous owner and has a lovely paint job and engine-turned apron.  Everything works very well, the powered feeds in both directions, the very useful autofeed knock-off, the screwcutting gearbox, etc, - all are function perfectly. The Lathe comes with all the tooling S&B ever sold, plus some extras which the previous owner made himself.

Location: Marlborough, United Kingdom
Asking price: £195.00

Believed to be from the Robert Black factory, this shaper appears to be from the Edwardian period as the style of the only lettering on the down slide indicates ( see photo ) The table size is about 10 X 9 inches, tool down-feed 1.5 inches with a cross feed of 6 inches. Automatic cross feed ( left or right ) can be selected .The main unit is cast iron and the whole unit weighs about 35 kgs. The unit was found in poor condition and had to be refurbished with a new feed-screw and bronze nuts ( 14mm X 3 mm Pitch ).

Location: Thetford, United Kingdom
Asking price: £850.00

For Sale: Lorch KD50 lathe. I bought this lathe for restoration, but my plans have changed and it’s now for sale. Highly desirable in good condition, the tiny and rare KD50 had a centre height of just 50 mm - making it the smallest of the Lorch precision bench lathes. Available in just one bed length of 400 mm, with a between-centers capacity of 185 mm, the spindle has a bore of 8 mm and carries collets with a maximum through-bore of 5 mm and a non-through of  7 mm.

Location: United Kingdom

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