Clausing

Clausing / Colchester: many of the Clausing / Colchester lathes were identical to the ordinary English Colchester machines and convert as follows:
13-inch Clausing = Colchester Student/Master
15-inch Clausing = Colchester Triumph
17-inch Clausing = Colchester Mascot and later Mascot 1600
21-inch Clausing = Colchester Mastiff 1400
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Manuals and Catalogues

Print code: C356

Clausing full-range Catalogue showing the lathes of the 1960s and 1970s. Contains full details of all the lathes (including imported and re-badged English Colchester models): 17 -inch, 15-inch, 13-inch; 6900 Series (14-inch); 5900 Series (12-inch); 4900 Series (10-inch) and Accessories for the full range. Vertical and Horizontal Millers and Drill Presses. 82 pages.

Print code: MC200

Clausing 100 Series and 4800 Series "12-inch" (6-inch centre height) Lathes. Three Instruction and Maintenance Manuals and Illustrated Parts Manual (with detailed Cross Sectional Drawings and Exploded Illustration) that cover all variants of these early Clausing lathes from the 100 Model of 1938 to the renamed machine (Series 4800) of 1952 - and to the last versions made in 1964.Includes an additional 26 pages of Sales, Specification and Accessories Catalogs.

Print code: MC200

Clausing 1300 Series lathes. Operation, Maintenance and Parts Manual.

Print code: MC200A

Clausing 1500 Series 14-inch variable-speed drive lathe: Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual.

Print code: MC200B

Clausing 4900 series 10-inch lathe: Operating and Maintenance Manual and Exploded-diagrams Illustrated Parts Manual. Includes copies of both early and late Technical Sales and Specification Catalogues.

Print code: MC200C

Clausing 5900 Series variable-speed drive lathe: Comprehensive Operating and Maintenance Manual with Illustrated Parts Manual as Exploded Drawings (much of the Manual applies to the ordinary 5400 12-inch lathes as well). Included is a copy of the maker's Sales and Specification and Accessory Catalog.

Print code: MC200D

Clausing 200 Series and 6300 Series Lathe (6348, 6349, 6350, 6318, 6319, 6320, 6338, 6339, 6340 etc). Operating and Maintenance Manual and Exploded Assembly Diagrams Parts Manual. Includes copies of the interesting early and later Technical Sales and Specification Catalogs.

Print code: MC200E

Clausing 15” lathes Models 6574, 6575, 6534, 6535, 6576, 6577, 6536, 6537 (these lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Triumph Mk.1 in the 1950s and 1960) A complete 175-page data pack covering all models from the late 1930s on either separate cast-iron plinths or on the later (early 1950s) full cabinet stand. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and with Exploded Component Parts Pictures.

Print code: MC200F

Clausing 13-inch Lathe Models 8010, 8011, 8012, 8013. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Exploded-diagrams Parts Manual. These lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Student and Master in Mk 1 and Mk. 2 versions. See: http://www.lathes.co.uk/colchester/page2.html

Print code: MC200G

Clausing 13” Models 8014, 8015, 8016, 8017. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts Manual as Exploded Component Diagrams. This lathe was sold in the UK as the Colchester Master 2500.

Print code: MC200H

Clausing 8028 13-inch Vari-speed lathe: Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual as Exploded Component Diagrams. This lathe was sold in the UK as the Colchester Student 3100.

Print code: MC200J

Clausing lathes 6535, 6576, 6577, 6536, 6537, 6536. This lathe was sold in the UK as the Triumph Mk.1 and "Mk. 1.5" with Standard and safety aprons. A complete 175-page data pack covering all models from the late 1930s on either separate cast-iron plinths or on the later (early 1950s) full cabinet stand. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and with Exploded Component Parts Pictures.

Print code: MC200K

Clausing 15-inch Lathe Models 8030, 8031, 8032, 8033 Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Exploded-diagrams Parts Manual. This lathe was sold in the UK as the Colchester Triumph 2000.

Print code: MC200L

Clausing Colchester 17-inch Lathe "Mammoth" Models 6582, 6542, 6594, 6583, 6554, 6543 Lathe - from the 1950s with a round-top headstock. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Spare Parts Manual. These lathes were sold in the UK as the "Mascot". Pictures of an example here.

Print code: MC200M

Clausing 17-inch (Models 8050, 8051, 8052, 8053, 8054, 8055) Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts as Exploded-component diagrams. These modern lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Mascot 1600.

Print code: MC200N

Clausing 21-inch (8100, 8111, 8112, 8118, 8114, 8115, 8116, 8119) Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts as Exploded-diagrams. These lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Mastiff 1400.

Print code: MC200P

Clausing 25” Lathe Models 8216, 8217, 8218, 8219 Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts as Exploded-diagrams (these lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Magnum).

Print code: MC210

Clausing 15-inch Drill Press Operating Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual.

Print code: MC210A

Clausing-Colchester Radial-arm Drill 8400 Series. Instruction and Parts Manual.

Print code: MC219

Clausing Milling Machines: 8500 Series Vertical Milling Machine Types 8520 & 8525 and the Clausing Horizontal Milling Machines Type :8540, 8541, 8550 and 8551. A complete data pack with Operating Manuals, Parts Manual as exploded assembly diagrams and a set of catalogs.

 

 

Print code: MC220

Clausing 8540, 8541, 8550 and 8551 Horizontal Milling Machine: Operating Manual and Parts Manual with exploded assembly diagrams.

Print code: MC300AC

Colchester-Clausing 11 (sold in the UK as the Bantam "MK. 2" 800, 1600 and 2000. Full 95-page Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual as exploded diagrams and Electrical Diagrams.. Includes complete translation of the text into French and German - and copies of the useful Specification, Sales and Specification and Accessories Brochures for each model. Perfect pictures and diagrams A picture of the lathe is here: http://www.lathes.co.uk/bantam/img2.gif

Print code: MC318

Colchester Triumph (and "Dominion") 15-inch lathes early models with rounded headstock Mk.1 & Mk.2 (also sold, in the USA, using the Clausing brand with the Model numbers: 6535, 6576, 6577, 6536, 6537). A complete 175-page data pack covering all models from the late 1930s on either separate cast-iron plinths or on the later (early 1950s) full cabinet stand. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and with Exploded Component Parts Pictures.

Print code: MF85

Fortis (a re-badged Clausing) 100 Series and 4800 Series "12-inch" (6-inch centre height) Lathes. Three Instruction and an Illustrated Parts Manual (with detailed Cross Sectional Drawings and exploded illustrations) that cover all variants of these early lathes from the 100 Model of 1938 to the renamed machine (Series 4800) of 1952 - and to the last versions made in 1964. Includes an additional 36 pages of Clausing Sales, Specification and Accessories literature and a copy of the rare Fortis Sales and Specification Catalogue.

Print code: MK550

KONDIA FV1 Vertical Turret Miller (Bridgeport-like clone) as marketed by Clausing USA and others (and sometimes badged as the “Splendor”). Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with a Parts Manual as Sectional Drawings. Includes a wiring diagram (for the standard machine), an additional Service and Instruction Manual for the KV Variable-speed head with Parts as Sectional Drawings and a copy of the maker's detailed Sales, Specification & Accessories catalogue.

Print code: MS855/MK550

Splendor-KONDIA FV1 Vertical Turret Miller (Bridgeport-like clone) as marketed by Clausing USA and others (and sometimes badged as the “Splendor”). Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with a Parts Manual as Sectional Drawings. Includes a wiring diagram (for the standard machine), an additional Service and Instruction Manual for the KV Variable-speed head with Parts as Sectional Drawings and a copy of the maker's detailed Sales, Specification & Accessories catalogue.