Granor of Halifax Machine Shaper. Detailed, full-range Catalogue and a basic set of Installation, Operation and Adjustment Instructions including how to set the Taylor clutch correctly (this is the only technical data provided by the makers for their shapers). 26 pages.
Manuals and Catalogues
Granor (Graham & Normanton) Lathes Models 11-inch HL and 13 inch ML: Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts Manual as Sectional Drawings. Includes copies of the maker's Sales and Technical Specification Catalogues. The Parts Drawings in the original manual were rather small - these have been scanned at 1200 d.p.i. and increased in size to A4.
SHAPER WORK - Work on the Shaping machine - a complete, highly 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. This is the very best manual on shaper work ever published. A very heavy publication, bound in two volumes and printed on a heavy, high-quality 120g paper