Elgin Precision Bench Lathes: No Technical Manuals were ever issued for these machines but there is a beautiful, full-range Catalogue circa 1920s to 1930s that shows all the lathes, their accessories, drive systems, stands, multi-lathe and bench-miller set-ups, tapping and drilling machines, a bench grinding machine, etc. Includes full screwcutting charts for the threading attachment. 76 pages.
Manuals and Catalogues
Elgin Machine Tools circa 1940s and 1950s. A collection of literature comprising: Horizontal Bench Miller Catalogue (4 pages), a 4-page folder showing the Elgin Lens Polishing Machines, Precision Bench Lathes types CB-5C, 4EV, lathes on pressed steel pedestals, pressed steel base with laminated top and steel frame benches with laminated wood tops, and Horizontal and vertical milling machines. Vertical Bench Miller Sales & Technical Specification Sheets, Lathes & Millers Catalogue plus price lists. 20 pages in total.
Elgin / Ribon RUR Grinders 500, 800, 1000, 1500L, 2000 and L.T.All-Models 2-Edition publication : Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with Parts Manual as Detailed Sectional Drawings and Electrical Schematics. One edition has English text, the other English, French and German. £85
Elgin Ribon Grinders RUR 500, 800, 1000, 1500, 2000 and L.T. Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with Parts Manual as Detailed Sectional Drawings.