VDF (Gebruder Boehringer) S355 and S400 Lathes (also covers the larger but identical S450 and S500 versions). Operating and basic maintenance Manual. Includes instructions for adjusting the clutch, spindle bearings, electro-magnetic brake, dismantling the quick-action unit, and reproductions of the screwcutting charts and how to use the complicated thread-dial indicator.
Manuals and Catalogues
VDF (Gebruder Boehringer) BT800 Lathe. Operating and Maintenance Manual. Not the best of reproductions - but perfectly readable. GERMAN TEXT
VDF Boehringer DM550/640 Lathe. Operation and Service Manual
VDF Boehringer DM550 / DM640 Lathe. Operation and Service Manual
V39 VDF "Factory Tour" circa 1960s. A rare and fascinating review of the VDF works and how the lathes were designed and built. Many wonderful photographs showing the production and inspection processes from foundry to finished machine. 90 pages.
VDF 42D-S and 48D-3 Lathes (Some badged BOEHRINGER & GOPPINGEN) Sales and Technical Specification Catalogue.
VDF BOEHRINGER D420, D480 & D530 Lathes. DetailedSales & Technical Specification Catalogue covering the standard and precision versions. 20 pages
VDF BOEHRINGER U900S Sliding Bed and Adaptable-configuration Lathes (Universal Turning Machine). Sales Catalogue. 4 pages.
VDF BOEHRINGER PN420, PN600 & PN900 Lathe. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 4 pages
VDF V1250 NC Lathe Sales Catalogue. 16 pages
VDF BOEHRINGER & VDF WOHLENBERG CNC Lathes: D420, D480, D530, E560, M670, V800, DN570, DN820, DM640, PN600, U900S.
VDF All-models catalogue dated 1951 showing lathes, planing machines, bevel gear generators, Boehringer-Sturm Hydraulic drive units and factory Views. Well illustrated and detailed showing the Models: E3, V3, E5, V5, S355, S400, S450, S500, W35L, W35, W40, W45, W50, W57, E13, E15, E16, E18, S400, S500, V3, E5, V5, Bondt-Hydrokop Versions, RS50, RS80, B3, B5, B5B, R26, RH26, RH30,AE48, AE82s, AE108, 1365L and R260. Planing machines: 4E-850, 4E-1000, 6E1000, 6E1250, AZ850, AZ1000, AZ1250, 6Z1000, 6Z1250, 6Z1500 and WZH8.