BOLEY Accessories & Parts For Lathes. Covers the full range of accessories made for the Types: 2-HME, 4LV, 5LZ, Mechanics Lathes Sizes 2 and 3 and Second Operation Lathes 4H, 4E, 4-HR, 4-HK, 4-PS. A vast range of extras, comprehensively illustrated. 68 pages
Manuals and Catalogues
BOLEY Attachments & Accessories Catalogue for the larger (not watchmakers') lathes. This publication shows the full range of ordinary and extra-ordinary accessories available from the early 1920 to the mid 1940s. 20 pages.
B210B Accessories for Boley Lathes: sizes 2, 3, 4 and Boley "Mechanics" Lathe and Short-bed and Precision Model 3L, 4L, 3R, 4R, 3C, H, PA, Ps, etc. 28 pages
BOLEY Catalogues for Stands, Countershafts, Foot Treadle & Independent drives for Plain-turning and Screwcutting Lathes. 10 pages
BOLEY Miniature Precision Lathes: full-range catalogue (1983) small format. Shows the last range of real miniature Boley lathes made. 12 pages
BOLEY Miniature Precision Lathes: full-range Catalogue (1983) small format. Shows the last range of Boley lathes made including the 1HME, 2HME, F1, DW4, RD, 6LZ, 4E, 4PS, BDA-H, 4H, BKN-100, BDN-160, VG16 Multi-spindle drill, BE2 Bench Drill and the Boley Vice. 12 pages
Boley F1 Super-precision Watchmakers' Lathe. Not a manual but a very detailed and informative Sales Catalogue that explains clearly how to use the lathe for the specialised work of which it was capable. 4 pages.
B211C Boley Sales Folder showing the entire lathe range as it was in the 1970s. Models shown include the Miniature Precision Sizes 1 and 2, the larger plain-turning and screwcutting Models 4E, 4H, 4PS, 4LV, 5LZDW4, RD25 and RD42. 8 pages.
Boley Lathes Sales Folder showing the entire lathe range as it was in the 1950s and 1960s. "Miniature Precision" models 1, 2, 3, 4. Screwcutting models: 4L, 4P & 4H. Super Precision model: DW4; Turret model: REV 25 & Drills. 6 pages
Boley Lathes: 1A, 1B, 1BH, 1HM, 1HME & Sizes 1, 2, 3 and 4 lathes. Detailed catalogue of Boley lathes made from the 1930s to the 1960s. Includes Watchmakers' Lathes, Precision Plain-turning and Production Lathes, Bench Lathes, Backgeared and Screwcutting Lathes. 20 pages.
Boley Watchmakers' Lathes, millers, drills, etc. A complete-range catalogue circa 1924 - covering items many of which were made from the late 1800s until the 1960s. Shows not just the lathes and their accessories but vertical & horizontal milling machines, drilling machines in light and heavy types, anvils, cases, countershafts and drive systems, files, foot motors, gauges, hammers, hand tools, micrometers, sliding verniers Gauges, stakes, drifts, punches, screwdrivers, spring winders, tweezers, vices and even work-bench stools, etc.
Boley "Small Precision Lathes" Sales Folder Models 1A, 1B, 1HM, 1HME. 6 pages
BOLEY Precision Lathes (other than watchmakers' lathes): Three wonderful full-range catalogues from the 1920s and 1930 that show the complete range of plain-turning and screwcutting lathes as manufactured from the early 1920s until the mid 1940s. Includes a very rare UK price list. two catalogues are for the lathes, the third is a special Accessories Publication. 80 pages
Boley Mechanic's Lathe "Size 2" Models 2-BE and 2-HME: Sales folder 6 pages
Boley "Mechanic's" Precision Lathe Size 3: Sales Folder. 6 pages
Boley Size 4 Lathes. Comprehensive Catalogue showing in details Types 4H, 4E, 4HR, 4HRA and 4HK. Illustrated all the different combinations of headstock, slide rests, tailstocks, slide rest. drive systems, stands, automation systems, thread chasing, etc. 38 pages
Boley Precision "Mechanics" Lathes Type L: Sales folder (1930s machines) 4 pages
Catalogue of Boley Precision Lathes Models 1A, 1B, 1AM, 1BM, 1AH, 1BH, 2A, 2B, 3B, 3C, 4B, 4C, 3CR, 4BR, 2BJ, 3BJ, 4BJ, 3L, 4L, 2H, 3H, 4H, 3HK, 3HL, 3HM, 2HN, 2HK, 3HK, 4HK, 2HL, 3HL, 4HL, 2HM, 3HM, 4HM, PA, PS, PP, PQ, Type G and Accessories and Drive Systems. Catalogue No. 271 showing lathes as made from the 1920s to the 1930s. 34 pages
Boley 4L (late model backgeared and screwcutting on a distinctive self-contained stand with central storage drawers). Detailed and well-illustrated Sales Catalogue. GERMAN TEXT 8 pages
BOLEY 5LZ High-precision Screwcutting Lathe. Detailed Technical Sales Catalogue with control & operation explanations. ENGLISH text. 26 pages
Boley Micro-finish, High-precision Lathe DW4. Sales Catalogue 4 pages
Boley Turret lathes REV 16, 25 & 42: Sales folder. 4 pages
Boley Turret lathe REV 10: Sales Folder. 4 pages
Boley Turret Lathes 1920s and 1930s: Sales & Accessories Catalogue. 11 pages
B211Y Boley Universal Precision Milling Machine Sales Folder (1929) 4 pages
Boley RD 25 "Vertical Turret" Production Lathe: Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 16 pages
Boley "Precision Machine Tools" - a 6-page Sales and Specification Folder showing the miniature precision lathe Size 1, Mechanics Lathe Sizes 2, 3 and 4, High-precision Screwcutting Lathe 5LZ, Lathe Type DW4, Lathes Types REV25 and REV42, Bench-mounted Sensitive Drill BE2, Multi-spindle Drills and Tapping Machines VBef13 and VGe10. 6 pages
Boley SalesLiterature - the complete set, as listed on these pages, as a very high quality reproduction.
Boley 4L lathe (both early and later types for bench and maker's stand mountings with countershafts. A data pack Consisting of an Operation Manual with Electrical Schematics, useful sectional drawings and a copy of the Sales & Specification Catalogue. Also an early catalogue showing the early, open-headstock versions of the 3L and 4L and the very similar lathes based on them the 3R, 4R, 3C, H, PA and PS. Both these are in GERMAN.
BOLEY 4LV (4-LV) Leitspindeldrehbank Anleitung zur Bedienung mit elektrischem Schaltplan Deutsche Textausgabe. Operator's manual with electrical schematic. German text.
Boley 4-HK Semi-Automatic, Cam-controlled Facing Lathe. Detailed Instruction and Maintenance Manual with large fold-out electrical, cam and chart schematics.
Boley HRA Camless Automatic Capstan lathe. 15 large electrical schematics and 22 pages of associated parts listings. Includes a very detailed 24-page Technical Specification Catalog with useful explanations about the lathe's control systems.
Boley 4 HRA Automatic Capstan Lathe. Detailed Operating Instructions with a number
of useful Sectional Drawings. Includes instructions for the ZF Electromagnetic Clutches with sectional drawings.
Includes a copy of the maker's detailed Sales and Technical Specification Catalogue. English text.
For Sale & Wanted
For Sale: a superb Boley F1 high-precision watchmaker’s lathe. Unusually, this F1 is complete with the maker’s fitted accessory box complete with a wide range of extras. Euro 5900. I am able to pack and ship world-wide at cost.