Portass backgeared lathe around 3” x10” with backgear and mounted on a cast-iron treadle stand. This early example of the classic Portass lathe has never been motorised and consequently is in remarkable good, original condition. As this was in the very long-term ownership of my father I’d like it to go to a good home. £150 or offers.
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Holbrook lathe Model Types H13, H15, H17, H20 or the "Marquis". Absolutely anything considered, anywhere. Also sought: Holbrook accessories and literature, etc.
Centec 2A vertical and horizontal miller mounted on the larger of the two maker's full cabinet stands. Complete with the swivelling Mk. 3 vertical head with a No. 2 Morse taper quill and both fine and quick-action quill feeds (both along the spindle axis allowing great versatility in setting). Complete with all the horizontal equipment: overarm, drop bracket and two arbors--one full length the other a stub type. The table has both fine-feed screw and quick-action lever feeds (the latter a later type with a quick-release fitting).
Boxford STS 10.20 Industrial geared-head lathe 5" x 20" with hardened bed. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splash back and locking storage cupboard this lathe is in a metric specification and driven by a high-quality Seimens inverter giving variable-speed drive from a single-phase supply. Power sliding and sutfacing feeds and a fully enclosed safety leadscrew. Spindle has a D1-3 CamLock fitting, a 35 mm bore and is compete with step-down spindle-nose adaptor.
For Sale: Tom Senior E-Type vertical milling machine table 6.5" x 28". This beautifully made and compact milling machine is equipped with a 3-axis DRO and a Newton-Tesla variable-speed drive controller. The "S-Type" head can be swivelled and has both fine and quick-action feeds to the No.2 Morse taper quill. Equipped with a collet chuck and collet set, table clamping set, machine vice, light unit and some other fittings. Buyer to arrange collection but can be loaded onto suitable transport. Contact Malcolm on for further details. Located in Oxfordshire and can be viewed by appointment.
Granville Senior Lathe 4" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. The lathe is in excellent working order - it was bought by my late father over 25 years ago - and has been used to make a number of model steam engines. However, at some point prior to his ownership the headstock bearing cap was welded--but this has had no effect at all on the accuracy. The lathe is mounted on a good metal stand with cupboards and has a built-on all V-belt drive countershaft, 1-phase motor, guarded changewheels and a headstock belt cover.
Myford Speed 10 lathe 3.25 x 18" backgeared and screwcutting mounted on the maker's stand and in immaculate, little-used condition This is the top-of-the-range, metric-specification ML10 with a roller-bearing headstock, 12 spindle speeds from 48 to 2000 r.p.m. and the late-type built-on countershaft unit However, this example is fitted with a Newton-Tesla variable-speed 1-phase to 3-phase drive unit and motor that gives variable-speed drive between and beyond these nominal limits.
The UWG 2 is both larger and more substantial than its predecessor, the UWG1, with a 4 inch / 100 mm diameter column. The machine consists of: baseplate and column fitted with a compound slide rest with screw-operated cross and vertical feeds plus the option of lever-operated vertical feed by the use of a clutch. The column can be swivelled in its socket against a graduated scale.
Warco GH 1322 Lathe mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with slide-out chip tray and a full-length splash back. 1-phase electrics, metric graduations and an excellent specification including: screwcutting and feeds gearbox, a fully guarded leadscrew power sliding and surfacing feeds, spindle control by a third lever from a handle on the carriage, foot brake and micrometer dials on the tailstock and carriage handwheels. The lathe is in full working order having had only very light use only since new 5 years ago.
Portmac Vertical Milling Machine. Table 15" x 4" with 8 inches of longitudinal travel and 5 inches across. Milling head has 8 inches of coarse vertical travel and 1/1/2 inches of travel in fine feed. With the single phase motor fitted plus push button starter there are 3 spindle speeds available: 375, 750 and 1600 rpm. Provided with one ½ inch collet that fits into the spindle nose. A compact, strong and useful small milling machine.
Boxford 4 1/2" x 24" AUD Mk. 2 lathe metric-specification with screwcutting gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds, single lever engagement of backgear, spindle lock and mounted on the maker's underdrive stand with a splash-back and levelling feet. An ex-school machine with chuck guard and emergency foot stop switch. Very well equipped with: six chucks comprising a 4.5-inch self-centring 6-jaw, 5-inch Elliott 3-jaw, Pratt 4-inch 3-jaw, 4-inch TOS independent 4-jaw, 6-inch independent 4-jaw and a Morse taper No. 3 ER40 collet chuck (less collets).
Myford Super 7 lathe 3.5" x 19" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. The ML7R is the Super 7 but less the clutch and fitted with ML7 cross and top slide units.
A Swedish-built 6" x 32" Luna SP800 Wood-turning lathe mounted on the maker's stand. 1-phase electrics. Little used and in perfect working order. This lathe offers a lot of capacity on a compact footprint.
Professional quality Startrite Model 14-S-5 bandsaw. 14-inch throat, 19-inch square table, 10 inches maximum beneath the guides and 5 speeds. 1-phase electrics with push-button starter and isolation box. In perfect, lightly-used order.