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 RI 200 Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with Parts Manual as Detailed Sectional Drawings.
RIBON RUR (Elgin Ribon) RUR 800 and RUR 1500 Parts Manual as Sectional Drawings and an Electrical Schematic.