Ames (USA) Precision Machinery for Bench Use: Lathes & Attachments, Milling Machines and Attachments, Tapping and Drilling Machines, Filing Machines" 1930 edition.
Manuals and Catalogues
Ames "Bench Lathe & Fixtures" very early landscape-format Catalogue with wonderful, art-worked photographs showing the lathe, its accessories - and the Ames Milling Machine.
Ames Booklet "The Bench Lathe at Work" 1925
Ames "Bench Lathe & Bench Millers" 1926 portrait-format Catalogue showing the lathe, its accessories - and the Ames Milling Machine. Includes a price list and a letter from the factory. 16 pages
Ames No. 3 Precision Bench lathe Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. Also shows the Ames miller and Ames Triplex Machine - a lathe and miller combined.
Ames Model EH-3 variable-speed drive model on underdrive stand (also badged as a Stark No. 4) Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue.
AMES-STARK machine tools: A collection of catalogs and sales sheets showing the entire range of machines and accessories available during the 1940s and 1950s including the Series 400 Precision Lathe (on underdrive stand), Stark Model 2 Precision Lathe, Milling Machines, Stark Model 3 ½ Precision lathe, the STARK-AMES Model EH-3, Screw machines, Stark Integral Drive Bench Lathe, various versions of underdrive stands both wood and metal, a “Precision Bench Lathe Attachments” Catalogue and details of the variable-speed drive unit by The Master Electric Co, Price Lists and two letters from the
Ames Triplex No. 1 "3-in One" machine tool (by Ames, USA). Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue.
Ames Precision Machine Tools: a set of four early catalogs that cover the complete range of the first Ames models:
A780Y Ames Precision Machine Tools: a set of three later catalogs:
(1) Ames No. 3 Precision Bench lathe Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. Also shows the Ames miller and Ames Triplex Machine - a lathe and miller combined. 16 pages.
For Sale: a wonderful Ames “Triplex” Universal Machine Tool. Built in the United States by the Ames Company - well known for their high-precision machine tools - the “Triplex” can be used as milling machine, co-ordinate drill, horizontal borer and lathe.