We receive a huge number of requests for machine-tool specifications - especially weight, size, speeds and capacities - and, while we are always pleased to help, these can take some time to research and answer.
Manuals and Catalogues
Jig Boring - a comprehensive 160-page explanation of traditional jig-boring techniques and jig borers. The only known book on the subject.
Tools for Shaping Machines and Lathes. A complete guide to choosing, sharpening and using correctly all the cutting tools likely to be used on a shaping machine or lathe. Includes details of the various types of tools available and how they are used; materials used and how to gring and form acutting edges, etc.