For Sale: Smart & Brown Model L High-precision Lathe

Smart & Brown Model L high-precision plain-turning lathe on the maker's compact underdrive stand. This is very late machine with the rare 12-speed headstock (with a large 1.25-inch bore)  giving 147, 202, 282, 390, 541, 588, 814, 11226, 2156, and 3000 r.p.m. In very good condition, the lathe has a 4-inch centre height and takes 13.5 inches between centres The spindle takes the common and inexpensive 5C collets (there are 12 with the machine) and the nose is threaded for chucks (a 3-jaw chuck is included). The tailstock is No.1 Morse taper. Single-phase electrics with a reversing switch. Metric feedscrews. This model has the sealed-for-life roller-bearing headstock designed for an exceptionally long life. Full details of Smart & Brown Model L lathes can be found here


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