BOXFORD SHAPERS. A data pack consisting of: the Operator's Manual for the Boxford 8-inch and Models 200 & S200 together with a copy of "How to Run a Metal Working Shaper" - the detailed and well-illustrated manual for the shaper on which the Boxford model was based, the South Bend. Also included are all four Boxford Sales & Technical Specification Catalogues: Edition 1: 8-inch High-speed shaper (2 pages). Edition 2 : 8-inch High-speed shaper (2 pages). Edition 3: Model 200 Shaper 2-pages. Edition 4: Model S200 - and two price lists.
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Manuals for Model: 8-inch
BRODHEAD-GARRETT Instructions and Parts Manual for the J-Line 8-inch Shaper.
Brodhead-Garrett Instructions and Parts Manual for the J-Line 8-inch Shaper.
Butler 8-inch and 12-inch Precision Slotters. Erecting, Maintenance, Operating Manual. Includes a copy of a sectional drawing for the table (in sections on A4 paper) and the maker's comprehensive Sales and Specification catalogue.
Butler 8-inch and 12-inch Precision Slotter. Sectional Drawings of the Table Assembly.
Burdett Vertical Slotting Machines 8", 10" and 12": Instruction Manual and Dividing Tables.
Gleason 8-inch Straight Bevel Revacycle Machine (USA): Operating Manual.
Shape-Rite 8-inch stroke shaper. Slender but useful Operator's Instruction Manual and Sectional-parts drawing.
Wickman 5/8"-6 Automatic. Machine and Attachments Parts List as Sectional Drawings.
Wickman 5/8"-6 Automatic. Machine and Attachments Data.
Wickman 13/8"-6 and 13/4"- 6 and 55/8"-6 6-Bar Automatic Lathes. Parts List as Detailed Sectional drawings
Wickman 25/8"-31/2" Automatic Bar Lathe. Not a manual but a detailed overview of the machines that explains how they work and with numerous "worked examples" demonstrating tooling layouts and what they are capable of.
Wickman 25/8"-31/2" Automatic Bar Lathe. Operator's manual
Wickman 25/8"-31/2" Automatic Bar Lathe. Spares as Detailed Sectional Drawings.
Wickman 1"- Five-Spindle Automatic Lathes 13/8", 13/4", 21/4" Bar and 5" and 6" Chucking Automatics. Detailed Operator's Instructions1.
Wicksteed Hacksaws: Due to the difficulty of identifying exact models all the literature for these machines had been combined in one publication. It comprises: "Econocut" Hacksaw: Operator's Instruction Manual and Parts as Sectional Drawings + Wicksteed Saws 6", 8", 10", 12", 14" and 16" + a Combined Manual and Parts List (with some Sectional Drawings) for the "Hydromatic" (including Bar Feed) "Hydraulic Resistance" and "Standard" 8-inch Models + Wicksteed 8-inch Metal Saw Instruction Manual and Parts Manual as Component Drawings and some Sectional Diagrams.
Wadkin FD 8" & 9" Planing & Moulding Machine. Operation & Maintenance Manual and Parts Manual.
Rivett All-models Catalogue dated 1898. Shows Millers, Grinders and Lathes both Watchmaker and Precision Bench Types Numbers 3, 4, 5 and the "8-inch Precision". Includes watchmaking accessories and lathe drive systems.
Rivett All Models Catalogue Circa 1903 - 1910 Rivett Lathes Models No. 31/2, No. 4, No. 5 and "8-Inch Precision".
Rivett 608 Precision Lathe (USA) Workshop Manual and Instruction Manual. Army Issue Publication - Covers, in great detail, every aspect of the lathe and its use. Also applies, in general terms, to the earlier and similar 8-inch Precision. A 145-page, very high-quality reproduction, bound on 120g paper.