Britannia

Manuals and Catalogues

Print code: MB535

Britannia - a complete compendium of Britannia literature consisting of the 122-page "Manual" published by the Britannia Company in 1899 to advertise their lathes and show how to use them in technical schools (this covers covers every aspect of lathe work including a useful section on ornamental turning, ornamental attachments and spinning)  Also included is a 195 page advertising section  with the complete range of Britannia products for both the amateur and professional markets (because the lathes changed slowly in design this shows the machines as they were from about 1895 to 1914) and a

Print code: MS51

SHAPER WORK - Work on the Shaping machine - a complete, highlyy detailed and well-illustrated 333-page book on how to use and get the best from any shaper. Titled: "For beginners in Machine Shop Practice" it features a larger machine - but the methods and principles involved apply to all makes and types. A very heavy publication, bound in two volumes and printed on a heavy, high-quality 120g paper

 

Print code: T1800B

TYZACK ZYTO Catalogue Circa 1930s with machine tools and accessories by Zyto, IXL, Drummond, Myford, EXE, Milnes, Adept, "Ensign", Milnes, "Norvic" and Britannia, etc. 24 pages.