For Sale: Colchester Bantam 2000 lathe

For Sale: Colchester Bantam 2000 lathe in superb, lightly-used condition. The Model 2000 was the top-of-the-range model in the Bantam Mk.2 series. 6-inch centre height and admitting 30 inches between centres. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with drawer storage and a full-length splashback with a tool tray. Induction hardened bed; the spindle runs in hyper-precision Gamet bearings, has a bore of 1.25" and 16 Spindle speeds from 38 to 2000 r.p.m. The Model 2000 was the top-of-the-range model in the Bantam Mk.2 series. Very well equipped with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, an ER collet set, coolant, milling slide and machine vice, metric transposing changewheel and extra changewheels to extend the screwcutting gearbox thread range, quick-change toolpost with 7 toolholders, two tailstock chuck, tailstock rotating centre, tailstock-mounted capstan attachment, fly cutters, sliding die holder, parting-off cutter, a spare chuck backplate, chuck guard and a copy of the maker's instruction, maintenance and parts manual.  This an ex-college machine and has been carefully stored for the past 12 years. The maker's paint finish is intact and I have just replaced the "common-fault" switch with a new unit. The lathe is mounted on castors and I can assist with unloading. Phone:  01277-233497 (Brentwood) or mobile 07887-053322. Full details of Colchester Bantam lathes here

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Asking price: 
£3,750.00
Location: 
Brentwood
United Kingdom
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01277-233497
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