SENECA FALLS Lathes Data Pack including: the Operator's Instruction Manual and Replacement Parts Manual (a useful though generic publication the company sent out in the 1930s when enquiries were made about their older machines) and four Full-range Catalogs: No. 20B circa 1905; No. 24B including price lists from 1911 and 1913 (this catalog is interesting in showing both the common flat-belt drive lathes and also the rare geared-head models); Catalog No.27 with a photographic Parts Manual of the 1920s range of lathes; Catalog No.
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STARK (USA) Stark Catalogue circa 1900-1910 (pencil annotation). Probably the most complete of all the Stark literature, this lists and illustrates the entire product range in four languages: English, German, French and Spanish. Includes Precision Bench and Watchmakers' lathes - the Nos. 2,3, 31/2, 4, 41/2 and their accessories, drive systems, countershafts, treadle stands, special tailstocks, collets, etc.
WEILER Precision lathes: Full-range Catalogue, small format, 1972 version. 20 pages.
AJAX Machine Tools. AJAX were not manufacturers but importers and
distributors who badged machines as their own. Many different kinds were sold
and the best publication for reference is the AJAX Main Catalogue showing:
Cleveland Millers, Range, Turret Millers, Production
Milling Machines, smaller hand-operated small horizontal Millers, Milling
machine heads and Accessories, Slotting machines, Drilling Machines, Shaping
Machines, Metal Saws, Pillar and Bench Drills, Radial Arm Drills, Work Heads.
etc. 64 pages.
AMERICAN WATCH TOOL COMPANY - Webster Whitcombe and Wade. Superb early 1900s 32-page All-models and Accessories Sales Catalogue with a 1924 price list.
Also, for literature about these lathes and other precision machine tools developed, look under the WADE entry - the company that took over the Watch Tool Co.
AMERICAN WATCH TOOL COMPANY - Webster Whitcombe and Moseley models Superb 1910 Watchmakers' Lathes Catalogue and Price list. 12 pages
(Also, for literature about these lathes developed, look under the WADE entry - the company that took the watch tool Co.)
A780Y Ames Precision Machine Tools: a set of three later catalogs:
(1) Ames No. 3 Precision Bench lathe Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. Also shows the Ames miller and Ames Triplex Machine - a lathe and miller combined. 16 pages.
A824F ARCHDALE Full-range Catalogue Circa 1930s-1940s: Radial-Arm drills, Heavy-duty drills, Production drills, Multi-head drills, All-gear Drills, Sensitive Universal Adjustable Multi-spindle Drills, Medium and Heavy-duty Type Universal Multi-spindle Drills, Hydraulic Multi spindle drills, 6-spindle cylinder boring machine, 4-spindle Fixed centre Hydraulic Cylinder Boring Machine, 74-spindle Vertical Hydraulic Drill, Automatic Cam Feed Unit Drilling Machines, Duplex Hydraulic Piston Drilling & Reaming Machines, 18-inch, 20-inch, 28-inch, horizontal Milling Machines, 24-inch Automatic p
ARCHDALE Comprehensive, beautifully-illustrated full-range Catalogue Circa late 1940s showing milling machines and drills. 152 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 8 (1934) including the 9-inch "all-belt" drive lathes, the first of the later 10-inch models with backgear, the cheaper "Unit Plan" lathes, the first wood-turning lathes, the company's drills, presses and pictures inside the factory. 32 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 15 (circa 1936) with metal & wood-turning lathes including the later 9-inch "all-belt" drive machines, the Model 918 "Utility" Model, the revised 10-inch Model, "Unit Plan" versions, accessories, wood-turning lathes, drills, presses & motors. 44 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 26 (dated 1936/1937). The first of the comprehensive Atlas catalogs illustrating the last 9-inch "all-belt" drive lathes together with the Utility versions; 10-inch screwcutting Models and the cheaper Unit Plan versions; wood-turning lathes; drills, presses, vices, motors & accessories. 52 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 28 (November 1937) with lathes, millers, shapers, drills, etc.: 52 pages.
A840E ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 31 (circa 1938) with lathes, millers, shapers, drills, presses, vices, motors & accessories. 70 pages.
A840F ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 39 (January 1939) with millers, shapers, drills: 70 pages
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 40 (1940) with millers, shapers, drills: 70 pages £45
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 41 (1941) with millers, shapers, drills: 64 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 45 (1945) with millers, shapers, drills, etc: 64 pages.
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. 50 (1950) with millers, shapers, drills: 35 pages £
ATLAS Lathes full-range Catalogue No. M52 (1952 to 1958) with 1954 price list and millers, shapers, drills: £35
Machine Tool Archive on an 16 GB Pen Drive. In response to many requests a complete copy of the lathes.co.uk Machine Tool Archive (and all other sections of the web site) is now available on an SD card with over 1600 articles and around 9 Gig of data. The whole site is instantly accessible, the pictures load immediately and the hyperlinks work as if on-line. Copy to your hard drive - and keep the card as a backup, or use it for something else.
BOLEY Catalogues for Stands, Countershafts, Foot Treadle & Independent drives for Plain-turning and Screwcutting Lathes. 10 pages
Boley Watchmakers' Lathes, millers, drills, etc. A complete-range catalogue circa 1924 - covering items many of which were made from the late 1800s until the 1960s. Shows not just the lathes and their accessories but vertical & horizontal milling machines, drilling machines in light and heavy types, anvils, cases, countershafts and drive systems, files, foot motors, gauges, hammers, hand tools, micrometers, sliding verniers Gauges, stakes, drifts, punches, screwdrivers, spring winders, tweezers, vices and even work-bench stools, etc.
Boley SalesLiterature - the complete set, as listed on these pages, as a very high quality reproduction.
BOXFORD Machine Tools: a Special Catalogue Data Pack of all products that shows the conventional machine tools made by the Company. Spans from the very early 1940s 3-inch Precision Lathes and Rear-drive models to the later Underdrive types and the final Geared-head versions.
Bemson Precision Lathes. Sales & Specification Catalogue.16 pages. No manual was ever issued for any Benson lathe, but "The Amateur's Lathe" book below is an excellent substitute.
BERGEON Watch & Instrument maker's Lathes: a full, very detailed Catalogue including lathes and all their accessories, 1950s.
BREDA 30th Anniversary Range Brochure. Lathes Models; BRF150, BRM180, BRL225, BRL250, BRP250, BRP300. radial-arm drills Models: R915L, R1200L, R1220MP, R1580MP, R1880MP, Twist Drill Grinders AFP30, AFP50 AFP80. Plus interesting pages on the factory background and history. 16 pages
BROADBENT & SCHOFIELD Machine Tools. Complete Range Catalogue showing the machines as produced during the 1950s and 1960s. Includes: Lathes, Horizontal Plano-milling Machines, Vertical Boring & Turning Machines & Bar Reeling Machines. 72 pages.
B788B Broadbent & Schofield Machine Tools. Complete range Catalogue showing the machines of the late 1960s and 1970s: Lathes Series 2534 & 3748; Oil Country Lathes Series 121HS, 1215HS. Heavy duty Vertical Boring Mills Series 60, 72, 96 & 120. 32 pages.
Brown & Sharpe Full-range Catalogue dated 1951: Milling, Grinding and
Screw Machines. 40 pages well-illustrated pages.
BROWN & SHARPE "Construction & Use of Milling Machines". Wonderful 230-page book published in 1900 showing the company's products, accessories and work samples. High quality reproduction enlarged to A4. 230 pages.
BTM Watchmakers' Lathe: Sales & Technical Specification Catalogues. 4 pages of detailed descriptions and pictures.
BUTLER Full-range Catalogue circa 1930s & 1940s. 218 pages of superb illustrations showing: Planers, Shapers & Slotters.
CINCINNATI Milling Machines and Universal & Reamer Grinders: Full-range catalog dated 1913. A superb, beautifully-illustrated publication that shows the full range of both geared heads and belt-drive "cone" machines, all their many and varied accessories together with a "Tour of the Works" and a number of interesting technical articles detailing the machines' design and construction. 134 pages. £85 CINCINNAT Milling Machines and Universal & Reamer Grinders: Full-range catalog dated 1913.
CINCINNATI Milling Machines and Universal & Reamer Grinders, Centreless Grinders and Cylindrical Grinders, etc. Full-range catalog dated 1924. A superb, beautifully-illustrated publication that shows the full range of both geared heads and belt-drive "cone" machines, all their many and varied accessories together with a "Tour of the Works" and a number of interesting technical articles detailing the machines' design and construction. 134 pages. £85
For other catalogues see: www.lathes.co.uk/catalogues
CINCINNATI Full-range Catalogue 1961. Rare 71-page publication listing
Milling machines, Broaching Machines, Cutter & Tool Grinding Machines,
grinding Machines, Grinding Wheels, Selective Hardening Machines, Metal Forming
Machines, Special Machine Tools, Accessories.
For other catalogues see: http://www.lathes.co.uk/catalogues
Cataract (Hardinge) Unfortunately there was never a "Manual" for the Cataract lathe and millers - but there is a wonderful full-range Catalogue showing all the Precision Bench and Screwcutting Lathes, Milling Machines, Automatic Gear and Pinion Cutters, Drills and the full accessory range made from the early 1900s to the early 1930s. Although not a Manual, there are many descriptive and illustrative details of the machines' construction and drive systems including Sectional Drawings of the various headstocks.
CATARACT (Hardinge) Wonderful Full-range Catalogue of Precision Lathes & Millers of the 1930s. Includes bench precision lathes, milling machines of the MD3, MD4 horizontal millers, BB2V (the vertical version of the horizontal BB4) and MD5 (horizontal with conventional overarm) types. Automatic Gear & Pinion Cutters, Drills and the full accessory range. Although not a handbook, there are many descriptive and illustrative details of the machines' construction, drive systems and countershafts including sectional drawings of the various headstocks. 50 pages. £55
Data pack of all Cataract Machine tool Literature that gives a complete picture of the company's products.
Items can also be purchased separately. https://www.store.lathes.co.uk/cataract
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.
C389 COLCHESTER LATHES - Factory Tour 1960s showing elements of the manufacturing process, assembly, etc. 22 pages.
Colchester Lathe Catalogues - late editions from the 1950s. Phone 01298-981633 for details. All 1930s to early 1950s are listed.
CARSON Tool & Cutter Grinder. Not a manual but a Sales, Accessories & Specification Catalogue but with a page having as sectional drawing through the headstock with instructions concerning the bearing adjustment procedure.
CHURCHILL Grinding Machines. Full-range Catalogue circa 1930s to 1940s.
206 superbly-illustrated pages with full specification details.
CHURCHILL Grinding Machines. Full-range Catalogue circa 1940s to 1950s.
121 superbly-illustrated pages with full specification details. £65
Unfortunately there never was any sort of Instruction Manual for Dalton lathes but I have collected together a set of interesting sales catalogues that cover the Combination Machine and the 7-inch, 8-inch and 9-inch lathes.
DERBYSHIRE (USA) Precision Watch & Clockmaker's Lathes and Micromills: complete Catalogue early 1940s (red cover). This is the version with 46 extra inserted plate photographs. 62 pages.
DERBYSHIRE Precision Watch & Clockmaker's Lathes, Micro Drill and Micromills: Complete Catalogue late 1940s & 1950s products (red cover). 52 pages.
DERBYSHIRE Precision Watch & Clockmaker's Lathes and Micromills: Complete Catalogue 1956. 80 pages.
DERBYSHIRE Precision Watch & Clockmaker's Lathes and Micromills: complete Catalogue 1970s & 1980s products (green cover). 47 pages.
Derbyshire Lathes Types 750, Model A and Models 460 (flange-mounted motor) Sales Catalogue.31 pages
DERBYSHIRE - all the information and illustrations that are different (there was much duplication in the Company's catalogs) extracted from a collection of five Derbyshire Catalogues from the 1940s until recently that gives a complete picture of the company's products and enabling identification of rare and unusual accessories. 127 pages.
Dominion Woodworking Machines Catalogue Collection - beautifully illustrated.
Dean, Smith & Grace Centenary Booklet 1965. Detailed description of the Company's development. Includes a comprehensive factory tour showing the entire production process from casting to final testing.
D20C DEAN, SMITH & GRACE 1950s Full Range Sales and Technical
Specification Catalogue (small format) 24 pages.
DEAN, SMITH & GRACE Book "A Little Farm Well Tilled". A well-illustrated and interesting publication circa early 1960s covering the history of the Company.
Everything for Drummond machine Tools.
DRUMMOND: Hints to Purchases of Lathes (1920 - text only). 19 pages.
Drummond: Very early Catalogue for 3.5" Model B flat-bed lathe. 8 pages.
Drummond Very early lathes: Full-range Catalogue. 45 pages.
Drummond 1921 3.5-inch Model A. Sales & Specification Catalogue. 12 pages plus 2-page letter from the makers.
Drummond 4" Type A ROUND-BED: Sales & Specification Booklet. 12 pages.
DENBIGH "Machine Tools" Full-range catalogue of milling machines, drills, lathes, fly presses, foot-lever presses, couplings, moulding machines, hacksaws. polishing and grinding spindles, tool grinders. A collection of literature spanning from the 1920 until the late 1960s. 70 beautifully illustrated pages.
Denbigh Milling Machines Catalogue set with 24 pages: Model "M" 4 pages. Model D 4 pages. Model J.V.S. 4 pages. Model C Catalogue 1st Edition 4 pages. Model C Catalogue 2nd Edition 4 pages. Model J 4 pages.
We receive a huge number of requests for machine-tool specifications - especially weight, size, speeds and capacities - and, while we are always pleased to help, these can take some time to research and answer.
ENCO 4-way and 12-position Quick-change toolpost, self-indexing toolpost, 4-way toolpost to mount on the cross slide and replace the lathe top slide, cross-slide hexagon turrets. tailstock turrets, bed-mounted hexagon turrets, rotating centers, magnetic bases, etc. Very detailed, well-illustrated catalog with listing of all sizes, dimension charts and fittings, cut-though drawings, etc. 24 pages.
FAVORITE General Watchmaker's Tool Catalogue that lists and illustrates every conceivable tool and accessory for the watchmaking trade. Also includes the dedicated Favorite No.2 and No.3 lathe catalogues. 325 pages.
Froidevaux (Albert Froidevaux of Switzerland, the "AF" Company) Catalogue of Tools For Watchmakers and Jewellers dated 1954. 195 pages of virtually everything used in the horological trade for the manufacture and repair of watches and clocks, etc. English, French and Spanish text. A high-quality bound reproduction. 195 pages AF lathes shown here
FELL Wood Working machinery. Complete and detailed Full-range Catalogue Circa 1948. 169 pages.
FELL Wood Working machinery. Complete and detailed Full-range Catalogue Circa 1948. 169 pages.
F44 Fischer (George Fisher +GF+). Explanatory catalogues explaining the function, tooling and one-off applications for Fischer lathes.
FLOTT Drills Catalogue collection - older to newer.TB-6 high-speed miniature (2 pages); SB23 V-belt drive Mk.1 and Mk.2 (4 pages);
SB23St variable-speed drive (2 pages); full range catalogue (16 pages) showing the types: SB32STV and SB32V,
SB32ST and SB32,SB25STV and SB25V, SB25ST and SB25, SB23L, TB23L, TBZ23L, SB16ST, TB16ST, TBZ16ST, SB16, TB16 TBZ16,
15ST, SB15, TB15, TBZ15, 15G, SB15GL, TB15GL, TBZ15GL, TB6S, TBZ6S, SBM3ST, TB3ST,TBM3ST, SBM3, TBM3,
TB13ST(E) Electronic, SBM2, TBM2, SBM2ST, TBM2ST, TB210 and TB10ST (24 pages in total) £38
GARVIN (USA) Superb full-range Catalogue 1906 with engravings. Shows a huge collection of machines including: millers, lathes, a wide range of lathe accessories, tapping machines, profiling machines (slotters), dividing and indexing attachments, milling accessories and cutters, machine vices, tool & cutter grinders, surface grinders, die-slotting machine, screw machines (capstans), tapping machines, drills, spring coiling machines and countershaft units, etc. A wonderful book of early American machine tools. 214 pages.
George Adams: Watchmaker's Plain and Screwcutting Lathes. Catalogue 1931 (covers most of the lathes and milling machines marketed during the period the period 1910 - 1940) Profusely illustrated.
GEORGE ADAMS 1907 Catalogue - Precision & Larger Lathes & Attachments. 12 pages.
George Adams: Woodworking Tools. Catalogue 1925. Every tool connected with woodworking & associated trades.
GOODELL-PRATT (USA) Whole range Tool Catalogue 1926 including their range of small lathes. 400 pages.
GOSMETA Full-range Machine Tool catalogue 1960s. Shows the full range of Lathes (Centre, Toolroom, Capstan), Milling machines, Presses, Eccentric Presses, Shears/Guillotines, Press Brakes, Plate Benders, Nibblers, Chucks, Toolposts, Dividing Heads, Rotary Tables, Bench and Pillar Drill Presses, Radial-arm Drills, Hacksaws, Bandsaws, Circular Saws, Carbide Tool & Twist Drills Grinders, Surface Grinders, Horizontal Borers, Shapers and Welders. Text in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. 106 Pages
G175 GRAND RAPIDS (Gallmeyer & Livingstone) Surface Grinders. Niner Catalogs showing probably the full range as made from the 1940s until the 1970s. 116 pages
GRIMSTON Drills and other machine tools. High-quality reproduction of the complete maker’s catalogue collection covering from the 1940s to the 1970s. Includes the full range of geared-head drills the E46, LE46, AH, S, E47, LE47, E44, E45, LE44, LE45, E46, LE46, E47, E48, E49. Belt-drive bench and pillar drills Models 1B and 1P, Drills with power down feed, Ganged Production drills, versions of the various models as Box Column types, All-geared 24” General-purpose Drills, belt-drive drills, No. 1 Compound Table, No.
HAUSER rare All-Models Catalogue circa 1950 - Jig Borers, Jig Grinders, Optical Checking & Measuring Instruments, Special Automatic machines for Watch and Instrument making. 16 pages
HAUSER rare All-Models Catalogue circa 1961 - Jig Borers, Jig Grinders, Optical Checking & Measuring Instruments, Special Automatic machines for Watch and Instrument making. 38 pages
HAUSER General catalogue (1986) showing: Jig Grinders Models 50L, 50 and 40, Model 2, Model 3. Jig Borers No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3. CNC Controls Types 111, 314 and 311. Profile projectors H751-111, P750-DR, P750, H601, H560, H300. Workshop measuring microscopes Types H302 and H30. hardness testers 249A Vickers, 292-DR Rockwell and a number of Special machines. 16 pages
HAUSER Manufacturing Programme 1982 Catalogue. Shows:. Jig Grinders 2SO, 2S-DR, S3-DR, S3-111, S3-CNC211, S3-CNC311, S40-111, S40-DR, S40-CNC211, S40-CNC311, S50-DR, S50-111, S50-CNC211, S50-CNC311, S50L-111, S50L-CNC211 S50L-CNC311. Jig Boring Machines Size 1, Size 2, Size 3. Profile Projectors H300, H560, H601, H751-111. Workshop measuring microscopes H301 and H302. hardness Testers 292DR and 249A and a number of Special machines: transfer lines, Pivot polishing, automatic multi-spindle drill, milling and tapping. 8 pages.
H100Y HAUSER Tools & Accessories for Jig Grinders. Sales & Technical
Specification Catalogue. 20 pages.
HAMILTON Machine Tool Co. (USA) Lathes & Planers. Comprehensive Catalogue circa 1913 - 1915 showing the machines generally available from around 1905 to 1920. 64 pages.
HEALD Grinding Machines. Interesting Full-range 1912 Catalogue 118 pages. High-quality reproduction.
HEALD Detailed 1971 All-Models Catalogue showing all the Model A Bore-Matics, Bore-matic Attachments, Slide Units, Borizers,Transfer Machines, Universal Grinding Machines, Boring Heads, No. 3 Tool & Cutter Grinder, Internal Grinding Attachments, all Gage-Matic and Size-Matic Models 58 pages.
Hendey Lathes: "Modern Engine Lathes". This is the best publication for getting to grips with the earlier Hendey Models. A beautifully illustrated and comprehensive 67-page catalog-cum-handbook it shows the complete lathe range as it was in the early to mid 1920s showing both cone and geared-head models and the complete accessory range of slide rests, capstan attachments, steadies, collets, tools, coolant equipment, chucks, taper-turning units, the various electric drive systems and countershafts, etc.
Hendey "Factory Tour" photographed by Robert Yarnall Richie. A Souvenir Publication in large format, giving a complete photographic tour of the works from boardroom to dispatch department. Dozens of fabulous pictures and descriptions. 64 pages. Also available, a similar publication for American Monarch lathes
Reproduction of the "Hendey Book" - a company celebration publication dated 1922. 110 pages. £65
HERKE Tapping Machines. Sales and Technical Specification Catalogue. 9 pages.
HABEGGER a superb, complete-range Catalogue showing the Models OPT, OPTE, Type 1 WTE No.55, Type 1 WT No.51, Type 2 No.71, Type 2 No.72, Type 2 No.73, Type 2 SG, Type TDLG W20 Toolmaker's Screwcutting Lathe on an Under-drive Stand, Type TDLE 500 Toolmaker's Screwcutting lathe for bench mounting, Type DLZF, Type DLZG No.600 RG W20/W25 on an Under-drive, Type ORTE, Type 3 RTE, Type 3F, Type 3S, Type 4G, Type 5G ZG F38/F64, Type 6 F38/F64, Type 4 SG-A, Type NDS 650, Type NDSE 650, Type ND 900, Type NDE 900, Type NDE S950 and Accessories, the Range of nine different headstocks,
HESTON & ANDERSON (USA) Detailed, well-illustrated Woodworking Machinery Catalogue
and Price List for 1934. Covers: Band Saws, Table Saws, Cutter Heads, Wood Lathes, Wood Shapers (spindle moulders), Planers ("Ball Bearing Jointer"), Swinging Cut-off Saw and numerous Accessories 32 pages.
HABEGGER Complete Range Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue early 1950s. Some English but mostly French & German text.(not a first-rate copy, but the information is complete and readable) 49 pages.
Habegger Special Accessories for Precision Lathes Catalogue. Shows all the different beds, headstocks, tailstocks, stands, drive systems, accessories, collets, chucks, slide rests and production equipment, etc. 27 pages.
HABEGGER Catalogue Collection comprising:
H4 HABEGGER lathes Complete range Catalogue with Accessories, Stands, Drive Systems and Tooling. 70 pages.
H4A HABEGGER Complete Range Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue early 1950s. Some English but mostly French & German text.(not a first-rate copy, but the information is complete) 49 pages.
H4B HABEGGER Toolroom lathe JH102 for bench mounting. Sales, Technical Specification and Accessories Catalogue. 6 pages.
HJORTH (USA) Precision Bench Lathe Beautifully illustrated Catalogue No 5 60 pages.
HJORTH (USA) Precision Bench Lathe Catalogue No. 12 with unusual and interesting lathe accessories. A complete, high-quality reproduction. 60 pages.
IME Watchmakers' Lathes & Drills: Traditional and later Types (Models 100 & 300). A complete Data Pack with copies of all known Sales and Promotional literature including two copies of the drills catalogue. 32 pages.
INVICTA, Elliott (& Alba) Shapers. Sales, Accessories & Technical Specifications Catalogues. A complete data pack that Illustrates and describes the constructional features of the range from the No.2 to the No. 30. Several editions included: an early print originally issued as a bound copy; an edition issued as a set of loose sales sheet; a publication showing the 18", 24" and 30" "Major" Types and three additional publications featuring the later Elliot-badged M, MR and S-Series Machines and a number of the Elliott/Alba machines made in the same factory. 68 pages.
IXL Lathes. Sales & Technical Specification catalogue showing the most common models: 5-inch Model W3 (with bar-braced headstock), Model A.K.T. and Model A. 4 pages.
Jones and Shipman Full-range catalogue from the 1940s. Grinders, Drills, Tool & Cutter & Twist-drill Grinders, Cone Grinders, Drills, Tapping Machines, Honing Machines, Lapping Machines, Slot Millers, etc.
JONES and SHIPMAN Unusually detailed and well-illustrated sales & Specification Catalogue that shows the Company's entire range from thelate 1950s to the late 1960s. Includes precision grinders of all types, hoing machines, general machine tools, accessories and a 13-page addition titled "Machine Tools for Special Applications". 104 pages.
Jones and Shipman Complete Grinder Range Catalogue (1947).
Jones and Shipman full-range Machine Tool Sales, Specification & Accessories catalogue dated 1967. 71 pages
Jones and Shipman Complete Grinder Range Catalogue (1984) 6 pages. £10
"Jones and Shipman at Rolls Royce". Interesting, well-illustrated Advertising Booklet printed in 1962.
Jones and Shipman Surface Grinders: full-range Catalogue, 1984.
Kearns Borers Equipment and Attachments. A detailed catalogue showing all the many accessories available for Kearns machines borers. 66 pages.
K.O.Lee Universal Tool Grinders. Sales, Technical Specification & Accessories Catalogue. 20 detailed and well-illustrated pages showing the maker's full model range and all the accessories. For a copy of the K.O.Lee Tool & Cutter Grinder Operation Manual see: https://store.lathes.co.uk/print/ml85
LAMBERT (S.Lambert S.A. Switzerland) "Machines de Precision". Wonderful catalogue (with French text) of watch and clockmaking machines of every conceivable variety: pivoting, milling, lathes, grinders, pinion and gear cutters, drills, tappers, pivoting, , 67 pages.
LANDIS Universal Grinding machines. Full-Range catalogue
for 1922. 56 well-illustrated pages.
LANG Lathes. 1960 General Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 24 pages.
LANG Lathes and other machine tools - 16th Edition Full-range catalogue covering machines made circa late 1930s to early 1950s. 160 beautifully-illustrated pages showing all the various types of lathe - standard, toolroom, boring & facing, production, capstan, Wickman, etc. with comprehensive screwcutting charts, clutch adjustment instructions, details of how to use the Universal Relieving Attachment, , tooth-rounding machines (with operating instructions), presses, pumps, multi-disc clutches, etc. £85
LINLEY JIG BORER (USA) Early Model (narrow saddle) Sales Catalog pages. Model 1A Sales Catalog and an Illustrated Parts List plus Parts Prices. 16 pages There was also a development of the Linley made in England by the company Downham: see manual reference http://www.store.lathes.co.uk/print/ME218
LODGE & SHIPLEY (USA): Condensed Catalogue December 1951 with Engine, Toolmaker, Gap & Oil Country Lathes, Copymatic, Duomatic and T-Lathes. 16 pages.
LODGE & SHIPLEY (USA): Full Catalogue circa 1922/4 170 beautifully illustrated pages.
Logan "Powermatic" lathes. late Catalogue showing the final production machines in screwcutting and turret types. A detailed and well-illustrated catalogue. 34 pages
LORCH & Lorch Schmidt - wonderful full-range, fully-illustrated Sales & Specification catalogue from circa 1910 showing watchmaker to backgeared and screwcutting lathes, milling machines, accessories, collets, production equipment, drive systems, etc. as produced from around 1890 to 1930 and later (accessories for watchmakers' lathes barely changed at all after 1910). 76 pages.
LORCH General Catalogue shows the complete range of Precision Plain Turning & Screwcutting Lathes, & their accessories, current from the 1920s until the late 1930s. 42 pages.
LORCH: General Catalogue shows the complete range of Precision Plain Turning & Screwcutting Lathes, and their accessories current from the late 1930s until the 1950s. 40 pages.
LeBlond (USA): Complete Range Catalogue 1921 Full of useful information and detailed component pictures. Small format enlarged to A4 (just short of USA "letter")
LeBlond a complete, superb quality full-range Catalogue dated 1921. Full of useful information and
L91 LeBlond: A superb, well-illustrated Complete Range Catalogue early 1950s showing lathes
as made from around 1946 to the late 1950s. Includes Heavy-duty Engine, Tool Room,
Dual Drive, Sliding Gap bed, Hollow Spindle, rapid production, Regal Models, Turret,
Automatic, Crankshaft, Universal Crankshaft, Important Features, Accessories, Attachments,
Drive Systems and the Cutter Grinder 103 pages.
LeBlond General Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue 1941 16
Myford Lathe & Milling Machine Catalogue Collection consisting of virtually every catalogue - including the very first issed (less duplicated content) for the following lathes: Myford M-Type (and associated Drummond M-Type) Myford ML7, ML7 Tr-Leva, Super 7, Super t Plus, Super 7 Sigma Plus, Super 7 Connoisseur, ML7R, ML10, Myford 254 and variants, Myford ML1, ML2, ML3 and ML4, 4-inch Precision MF32, MF74, etc.
Midsaw Woodworking Machines Catalogues: Includes the "Universal Woodworker" Midsaw abd "All-in-One" Multi-purpose Woodworker with illustrations of its various functions (saw bench, boring machine, surface planer, planer and thicknesser, tenoning, mortrising and moulding machines) and pages showing the Company's bandsaws, sawbenches, spindle moulders, stair string machine, planers and horizontal belt sanders and a catalogue for the . 16 pages
Midsaw Toolroom Machinery. Two well-illustrated and descriptive sales and technical specification catalogues that show: bandsaws and band-filing machines, horizontal bandsaws, circular table,
cut-off machines, cut-off bandsaw, high-speed edge miller overhead sliiting saw, Filer and jigsaw and saw sharpeners. 40 pages.
MURAD Sales Catalogue "The Customer is Always Right". 16-page booklet outlining the company's products and history.
MISAL Manufacturing Programme Brochure. Full range of lathes, milling machines, drills, saws, grinding machines & shapers, as manufactured in the 1960s and early 1970s. 24 pages
MITCHELL Catalogue Collection covering most models made from the 1950s onwards including the NM Series and the 6.5, 7.5, 8.5, 10.5, 12.5, 14.5 & 16.5 inch Lathes Models OM, VM and DM both V and flat-bed types) 157 pages.
MONARCH Lathes USA. "Factory Tour" booklet published 1938 and titled "Features of Monarch Lathes" This is a superb production illustrating all aspects of the Monarch production process from casting and forging, gear cutting through machining, quality checking, wear testing and metallurgy. Includes details of design characteristics, bed-proving procedures, lubrication systems and the testing and inspection department.
MONARCH Lathes USA "Features of Monarch Lathes" booklet. Comprehensive and beautifully illustrated 56-page edition clearly describing the special design features and accessory offered by Hendey. Dated 1935 and showing features used from the 1920 to the 1940s.
MONARCH Lathe Accessories (1930s). Superbly illustrated 40-page production showing not just the accessories but also the specification and design features incorporated in the company's lathes.
MONARCH Lathe Catalogue circa 1919 - not a manual (there were non for the
early lathes) but precise technical details are given of a huge range of
Monarch lathes and accessories of the type built between 1909 and approximately
1927. If you have an early Monarch lathe, this seems to be the only data
MAHO 60 Years Anniversary Booklet (1920 to 1980) with English text.
Taiwanese Mill Drills badged as Naerok, Warco, Nu-Tools, Sealey, Whitecote, Excel, Draper and Ajax, etc. . Covers the Types FR-30, RDM-400/500M/500MF, "Minor", "Major" and similar variants. A double-edition manual that will help with all versions.
ARCHDALE RADIAL-ARM DRILLING MACHINES - Data Pack: Most of the Company's radial-arm drills appear to have been covered in a Publication with the title: "Light, Medium and Heavy Duty Types". This Data Pack also includes two electrical schematics and the Installation, Maintenance, Operating & Lubrication Instructions for drills marked "14567", "14713" and 14582 together with Spare Parts Manuals (but not operation instructions) for the "14582" and the smallest model in the range, the 38-inch "Sensitive" Type "2248" (the latter is a "photographic" listing.
MA755 ATLAS Drill Presses: a compendium of all models of Atlas drill presses extracted
from 30 years of catalogs. Includes the rare Instructions and Exploded
Parts Diagrams, Instructions on Use, Cross-sectional pictures. All pages from the catalogs with details of Accessories and Attachments: planers, shapers (spindle moulders), mortising, drum sanding, etc. £25 . 64 pages
Barnes (Micromatic Hone Corporation) Honing Machines. A booklet - Fundamental Principles Used in the Honing Process (As issued with the Barnes drilling machines manual)
Blohm - a book by the Blohm Company: "Precision Surface Grinding". This covers, in great detail, all surface grinding processes.
Britannia - a complete compendium of Britannia literature consisting of 313 pages from three publications by the Britannia Company in 1890s to advertise their lathes and show how to use them in technical schools (this covers covers every aspect of lathe work including a useful section on ornamental turning, ornamental attachments and spinning).
Brown and Sharpe Screw Machines. Detailed 70-page Catalogue of Screw Machine Tools, Spring Collets and Feeding Fingers.
Brown and Sharpe Automatic Screw Machines Attachments - Repair Parts Manual
Brown and Sharpe Automatic Screw Machines. Construction and Use Manual - a wonderful 333-page book written for the operator showing every aspect of how the machines work and to set up and operate these incredibly reliable and robust machines. Includes care of the Machine, Adjustments, Standard Tooling, Automatic Turret Forming, Cutting-off and Screw Threading, How to Design and machine Cams and the various Attachments. Increased in size from A5 to a more easily-read A4 and, in addition, many small drawings further increased in size for greater clarity.
Clement Watchmakers' Lathe. Two editions of "Instructions for Use of Attachments" (one with two photographic parts lists) together with a separate publication "Attachments Catalog"
CRAWFORD Collets: a two-part book, the first with applications by makers and a second 41-page identification section with drawings of collet and their dimensions.
"Delapena Recommended Honing Speeds & Honing Stone Pressures" - a useful
booklet that helps to get the best from any make of honing machine.
DIAFORM Wheel Dressing Attachments - a Complete Guide to the Diaform unit and how to employ it successfully. English and French text.
ELB Surface Grinders: Not a manual but an interesting and thorough Technical Guide
to the Design and Construction of ELB Grinders. 50 pages.
Elliot & Victoria Dividing Heads. Covers all sizes including: 31/2", 43/4", 5", 6", 7", 9", 10" & 12". Detailed Operation and Maintenance Manuals with Dividing and Spiral Milling Charts and Illustrated Parts Lists. The complete set for these units.
ENGEL Roll Forming Machines - All-models instruction Manual. Includes a set of the maker's Sales, Specification & Accessories Catalogues.
"Machining For Toolmaking and Experimental Work" by the Engineering Industry Training Board. A detailed, easy-to-follow and well-illustrated course of instruction that covers: Turning, Milling, Shaping/Slotting and Surface Grinding with step-by-step guides. An ideal course for beginners to the subject.
Turning on the Lathe by the Engineering Industry Training Board - an Instruction Manual for Engineering Craftsmen. A detailed, easy-to-follow and well-illustrated course of instruction with step-by-step guides.
Mechanical Fitting For Engineering Craftsmen by the Engineering Industry Training Board. This covers, stage by stage with excellent illustrations: general workshop safety, standard symbols, marking out, clamping techniques, drilling and boring, machine tapping, hand grinding of tools, scraping flat surfaces and bearings, riveting, lapping flat and internal and external curved surfaces, inspection of machined parts, fitting new assemblies e.g.
FANUC - A General Guide to the Operation of Fanuc Equipped Machine Tools.
Includes: General Operation, Operational Devices, Manual Operation, Automatic Operation,
Test Operation, Safety Functions, Alarm and Self Diagnosis Functions, Data Input,
Editing Programs, Creating Programs, Setting and Displaying Data, Graphics
Function, Display and Operation, etc.
Ghiringhelli and Pisoni (GP) Centreless Grinders. A General Guide for all Models with work examples using infeed (plunge), overhang and through-feed methods. Work supports, Lubrication recommendations, basic Maintenance, wheel balancing, workrest height adjustment, grinding wheel changeover, grinding errors and their likely causes, etc.
Grinding: Precision Grinding Techniques - Jones and Shipman. Precision Grinding Techniques - a Primer. Covers the essential basics of Surface, Tool, Cylindrical Internal precision grinding. 87 pages.
HENDEY Lathes 1920 and earlier Operators' Handbook. Extracted from the full-range catalog-cum-handbook listed under Code H237A, this shows the construction and operation of the Company's lathes back to around 1910. Extensive screwcutting charts and operation of accessories: taper turning, relieving, etc.
Herbert "Turret Lathe Tooling" - Comprehensive 70-page books showing every variety of tooling made for these lathes.
HORNAMILL Milling Attachments. A Data Pack consisting of: Operating Instructions for the 3-way Lathe Attachment, Catalogue for the 3-way Milling Attachment, Powered Milling Attachment to Convert Horizontal Milling Machines into a Vertical Miller. 13 pages.
PG OPTIDRESS wheel-dressing attachment (sometimes branded Jones & Shipman but made by Precision Grinding Ltd. "PG"). Operator's Instruction Manual with Parts Manual as Exploded Component Pictures.
Jig Boring - a comprehensive 160-page explanation of traditional jig-boring techniques and jig borers. This, together with the publication below, are the only known books on the subject.
Lightguards Data Pack: three publications consisting of: "Lightguards Installation & Maintenance Instructions"; "Lightguards Manual for Infra Red Lightguards (with a section on faultfinding for the Mk.3" and a Set of Electrical Schematics labelled for Pearson, Bronx, BMF and unidentified press brakes.
Logan Lathes. Early Instruction and Maintenance Manual book for the Logan and Montgomery-badged lathes with slender bed feet. £35
LANCASHIRE Dynamo Nevelin Ltd. Variable-speed Drive. Instruction Manual with a large Electrical and General-arrangement Schematic. £65
Landis Thread Cutting Equipment: Comprehensive Operator's Instruction and
Maintenance Instructions for Die Holders, Tangential Thread Chasers, Threading
Heads and Machines, Grinding Tap Chasers and the Operation of Collapsible
Taps, Special threads, Care & Operation of Threading Machines, etc. 182 pages.
LEVIN LATHES - Installation, Operation and Maintenance Manual and Data Pack. LEVIN (USA) Precision lathes: Full Lathe & Accessory Catalogue. Dated 1950. 32 pages. LEVIN (USA) Precision lathes: Full Lathe & Accessory Catalog. Dated 1954. 36 pages. This is the first of the improved "glossy-photograph" editions. LEVIN (USA) Lathe Accessories, Heavy-duty Slide Rests, Circular Saws, Collets, Turret Tooling, Micro Drilling, Micro Drills. Publication circa 1960. 12 pages. LEVIN (USA) Price Lists: 1950, 1953 and 1958.12 pages.
Matrix (Coventry Gauge and Tool Company) Measurement of Threaded Components. An unusually detailed Catalogue with explanations of how to use the various thread checking machines made by the company. Please note; this is a catalogue not a manual.
NEWALL (OMT) Horizontal High Precision Measuring Machine. Operating Instructions. 8 pages
PUCKERT Pneumatic Bar Feed. Operating and Maintenance Manual
with assorted set-up drawings and diagrams. Two editions are included.
Pultra Lathes: Basic All-models' Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual. Includes 1-phase and 3-phase wiring schematics for both the bench and cabinet Mardive units.
PULTRA Lathes: a 211-page all-models' Operation & Maintenance Manual with Spare Parts as Sectional Drawings covering both early open-headstock P-Type and later 1750, 1770 and 1790 Models and their Drive Systems including the "Mardrive" type. A pair of beautifully-produced, full-range catalogues showing all the P-Type, 1750, 1770 & larger 1590 model and all the many and varied accessories including the Pultra Grinding and Milling Attachments Catalogue (a rare edition).
PARKANSON Lathe - this is a copy of the South Bend 9-inch lathe and the very best Manual is the one produced in England for the South Bend clone made by Boxford. Unlike the South Bend book "How to Run a Lathe" this 170-page edition concentrates in detail on the 9-inch lathe. I have also added all the known relevant South Bend 9-inch data to give a complete data pack for the machine: operating instructions - extra comprehensive screwcutting charts with metric conversions for both the changewheel and gearbox models and other valuable data.
RAPIDOR Hacksaws Spare Parts Manual as Drawings and sixteen individual Sales and Specification catalogues from the 1920 to the 1970s showing virtually the entire range of the company's regular models including: 6", 8", 10", 12", 14", 16" 20", etc., a number of special types including saw sharpening machines, girder saws, tyre saws (railway wheels), portable units, jig saws and filing machines, rail saws, angle plates, screw packingsteel side cramps, machine vices, etc. and representing the complete known data set for this manufacturer. 64 pages.
Rigiva (Riva) "UO-A" Miller Basic Manual, Dimensions, Electrical Diagram and Spindle section ITALIAN TEXT. This publication includes the comprehensive English-language publication "Handbook for Milling Operations" -shown below (which can be bought separately).
SANFORD (USA) Miniature Surface Grinder. Operator's Instructions and a 9-page Catalogue Set. A high-quality reproduction.
Scinta (also marketed badged as Scintilla and Lesto) Bar-bed lathe. Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Sales and Specification Catalogues. This is a collection of all known data and includes a mixture of German, French and some English text. Includes many useful diagrams showing the construction of the lathe, screwcutting charts and Electrical Schematics. 100 pages of data.
Scrivener (Wickman-Scrivener) : Equipment for Centreless Grinding: Shows the range of extras and how to apply them.
South Bend: "How to Run a Lathe". Detailed 128-page (2-pages per side) general instructions for a wide range of South Bend lathes. This is a very high quality reproduction of the last high-quality, superby printed "gloss-paper" editions (after which the reproduction was markedly inferior). Superb photographs and drawings. Includes a copy of the separate Bulletin set - an extra 84 pages: "The Installation and Leveling of a Lathe"; "Keeping Your Lathe in Trim"; "Keeping Your Lathe Clean" and "Oiling the Lathe".
South Bend: "How to Run a Lathe". Detailed 128-page general instructions for a wide range of South Bend lathes. This is a very high quality reproduction of the last high-quality, superby printed "gloss-paper" editions (after which the reproduction was markedly inferior). Superb photographs and drawings. Includes a copy of the separate Bulletin set - an extra 84 pages: "The Installation and Leveling of a Lathe"; "Keeping Your Lathe in Trim"; "Keeping Your Lathe Clean" and "Oiling the Lathe".
South Bend: "How to Run a Lathe". Detailed 128-page printed one page per side A4 and so enlarged from the original smaller A5. General instructions for a wide range of South Bend lathes. This is a very high quality reproduction of the last high-quality, superby printed "gloss-paper" editions (after which the reproduction was markedly inferior). Superb photographs and drawings. Includes a copy of the separate Bulletin set: The Installation and Leveling of a Lathe; Keeping Your Lathe in Trim; Keeping Your Lathe Clean and Oiling the Lathe.
SUNDERLAND GEAR PLANERS: All Sunderland models worked in the same way and the Compnay published one excellent general guide together with a limited number of model-specific manuals for other types. Comprehensive 210-page Operator's Instruction Manual and catalogue. Detailed information on: principles of operation for cutting spur, spiral and double helical gears; reference tables and formulae (includes a note about Mold's ratios and demonstrates how to calculate them); operating functions of machines with care and adjustment instructions; testing gears, etc.
SPV (S.P.V.) Tapping Attachments Instructions and Spare Parts as clear Sectional Drawings
TORNOS "Laying Out The Cams" - A detailed set of instructions that explains the theory and practice of operating a Tornos Automatic lathe in the most efficient manner with numbers of clearly worked examples.
VICKERS Pyramid Hardness Tester, Vickers Portable Gear-hardness Tester and
Vickers General Purpose Portable Hardness Tester. Working Instructions.
Vison Tool and Cutter Grinder. Instruction Book and Assembly Details. Includes a copy of the maker's Sales Catalogue.
Versamill Milling, Gringing & Slotting Attachment. Operator's Instructions.
MW200 Wood Machinist Training Manual - Construction Industry Training Board. A comprehensive guide to the safe use of: circular rip saws; Dimension saws; crosscut saws; surface planers; panel planers and thicknessers; setting out, marking out and cutting lists; hollow chisel morticers; chain morticers;
narrow bandsaws; single end tenoners; vertical spindle moulders; high-speed routers belt sanders - and storage. 380 pages. This is an original bound volume, not the reproduction shown in the price list. 380 pages. £95
MW582 WOLF Bench & Pedestal Grinders. Instruction Booklet. English, Dutch,
French and German text.
OLIVER Woodworking Machinery Co. Ltd. Manchester. Full-range wood-machinery Catalogue including a selection of lathes. 450 pages.
Oliver Machinery Grand Rapids USA. Full product line catalogue: saws, band & jig saws, surfacers, jointers, lathes, borers, tenoner & mortiser, shapers, grinders, vices, spindle shapers. 1960s & 1970s models.
O160D OMT (Optical Measuring Tools Ltd.) Optical Rotary Tables and Projection Type Optical Rotray Table. Three detailed and well illustrated Sales and Technical Specification Catalogues.
16 pages. £38
Pearce (Frederic Peace New York USA) Precision Lathe. Sales & Specification Catalogue. 16 pages.
PINONDO Shapers. Full-range Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. English, French, German and Spanish text. 6 pages.
PITTLER: a set of three Catalogues that covers the complete range of traditional Pittler lathes and their many interesting accessories: 1) All-Models Catalogue Circa 1900. Descriptive Price List, Screwcutting, Spiral Cutting and division charts for the Pittler Universal Milling & Turning Lathes Models B and C. This edition by Pittler themselves, not the more common publication by their agents, George Adams. 60 pages. 2) All-Models Catalogue 1899 28 pages. 3) All-Models Catalogue & Descriptive Price List of W. V.
All the classic Pittler literature as one package. Inclues the following
P415 PITTLER - Leipziger Werkzeug-Maschinen-Fabrik. The Ultimate Pittler Catalogue. GERMAN TEXT. 56 pages. £35
P415A PITTLER - WORKSHOP PRACTICE on the PITTLER by George Adams. An invaluable original publication detailing every aspect of how to use the lathe - but no illustrations. 56 pages. £35
P428 Pollard "Corona" drills. Full-range catalogue showing drills from the smallest to largest as sold in the style current circa 1920s to 1930s.
POOLS Lathes: All known 3 Catalogues (one a "Poster") for the "Special", "Major" and "3-inch" and one for the milling machine. Also included are letters & prices from the manufacturer. 25 pages.
PALLAS Milling and Surface Grinding Machines. 6 catalogues for the vertical and horizontal milling machines and three for the No. 0, No. 2 and No. 2Z surface Grinders. 22 pages in total
POTTER (USA) Precision Bench Lathes (New York). Very rare Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue with accessories. 36 pages
PRATT & WHITNEY (USA) Wonderful full-range Catalog dated 1897. Lathes, millers, drills, grinders, etc. (small format) 399 pages. We make every effort to ensure that the manual is of as high a quality as possible. It's in the form of a bound print from a very high-definition scan printed at 1200 d.p.i. onto a heavy, semi-gloss 120g paper that gives the best possible reproduction.
Pratt & Whitney Precision Machine Tools, Lathes, Jig Borers, Millers, Grinders, etc: full-range Catalogue, 1928. 140 pages.
ROBINSON of Rochdale. Woodworking Machinery. All-Models Sales Book
"Modern Woodworking Machinery" circa mid 1950s showing machines as made from
the 1940s to the 1960s. 165 pages with photographs and full specifications of
every machine made. A high-quality reproduction
REINECKER Lathes. Full-range Catalogue circa late 1920s early 1930s. 86 pages.
REINECKER Gear-cutting Machines & Special Machine Tools - Duplex Head Millers, Slot Milling Machines, Double Spindle Cylinder Boring Machines, Can Forming & Profiling Machine, Cam Copying machine, Twist Drill Manufacturing Machine. Catalogue circa late 1920s early 1930s. 120 pages.
REINECKER Full-range Catalogue: Milling machines, Drills; Plano milling machines; Gear cutting machines; Tool-grinding machines; Universal, internal, face & surface grinding machines; Lathes screwcutting; Relieving & tap-making lathes; Special machines for auto car, motor, locomotive industries & railway repair shops, etc.; Tools for thread cutting, drills, reamers, chucks, measuring instruments, milling cutters of all kind; circa late 1920s early 1930s. 202 well-illustrated pages. Text in English, German, French & Russian.
RICHARDS (of Manchester) Full-range superbly-illustrated catalogue: Horizontal Borers, Vertical Boring and Turret Mills, Vertical Slot Drilling and Keyway Cutting Machines and Side Planing Machines, etc. 170 pages
Richards (of Manchester) Vertical Boring and Turning Mills early catalogue. Beautifully Illustrated and detailed Sales and Technical Specification Catalogue. 55 pages.
Richmond (Midgley & Sutcliffe England) Complete Product Range Catalogue for the Company's Milling machines including pre-WW2 publications for early and late Models "O", 1, !a, 2A, 2B, LHM, VHM, VM1, later Plain & Universal versions of the No.1, No. 2, No.3, OS3D, No. 4, No. 5 production miller, No.3 vertical, No. 5 Vertical, Turret-head miller, 14-60, Universal "Hyspeedmil" attachment, Milling Machine Accessories Catalogue, the Dividing Head Catalogue and Radial Arm Drilling Machines Catalogues. 136 + pages. Individual model catalogues also available.
Rockford General catalog 1956 including details of the last version of the "Economy" lathe and the company's hydraulically powered ram-type shapers, conventional and open-sided planers, a combination Shaper-planer, slotters and the Kopy-Kat duplicator
Rockford General catalog 1956 including details of the last version of the "Economy" lathe and the company's hydraulically powered ram-type shapers, conventional and open-sided planers, a combination Shaper-planer, slotters and the Kopy-Kat duplicator
Complete Rollo Catalogue set:
ROLLO Supreme 800 lathe. Combined basic maker's Instruction manual & Catalogue Set. 16 pages.
Rollo Combi Machine - lathe, miller, drill Catalogue and a small Rollo Company Catalogue. 8 pages.
Rollo R.A.S.C & R.E.M.E. Lathe. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 4 pages
ROLLO ELF: Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue (round bed, Sturmey Archer gearbox model). 4 pages
ROLLO"Supras" Lathe. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 4 pages
Rivett Patent Drawings. 91 interesting pages with details of many Rivett patents including such things as the 8-inch Precision Spiral Milling Attachment.
A complete Rivett Data Pack consisting of
RIVETT 608 (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. 140 pages. GBP45
RIVETT 608 Sales and Specification Catalogue with additional 6-page price list (1944 edition). A Superb copy from a mint-condition original. GBP35 F
Rivett 608 "Blue Prints" Sectional drawing and various assembly drawings.98 sheets. £35
SENECA FALLS "Star" Lathes: Data pack of all Sales Catalogues: includes items reference: S156, S156A, S156B, S156C, S156D and S156E
SENIOR a very interesting general Catalogue: Shapers, Planers, Drills, Milling Slides, Dividing Attachments, Castings, Chucks, Horizontal Miller & Tools for Engineers: 1940 64 pages
SENIOR Milling Machines: several full-range Catalogue 1950s, 1960s, 1970s
and 1980s showing the development of the various models: 1950s, 1960s
(12 pages); 1970s (12 pages); 1980s (12 pages) an early Senior Catalogue.
SHELDON Lathes and millers. Whole Range Lathe, Millers & Accessories Catalogue 1955. Detailed and well-illustrated edition. 24 pages
SIP/Hauser Manufacturing Programme Catalogue 1970s. Shows the Types SIP640, SIP740, MP-42DR, MP-52DR, MP-44, MP-54, SIP 302M, SIP305M, SIP1002M, SIP3002M, SIP414M, SIP560M, "Omnisip", OPUS6, OPUs7, and "Logisip". 20 pages.
SIP (SOCIETE GENEVOISE) Full-range catalogue with pages dated 1944, 1945, 1946 and 1947 showing Jig borers Types MP-1H, 2C, 2H, 3K, 4G, Hydroptic-B, Hydroptic-7, Hydroptic-8, rotary tables, tilting rotary tables, twist drills, end mills, boring tool holders Type L, toolholders Type P, Thread Grinding Machine Type RU-2, Measuring Comparator Type F-7, Drum Dividing Machine Type MDT-65A, Circular Dividing Machine Type MDC-64B, Linear Dividing Machine Type DLA-1000, Universal Measuring Support Type U-10, Micro-Indicators MI-18 and MI-30, High Precision Micro-Indicator Type MI-6B, Micrometer Typ
SIP Jig Borer "Performance Data" Catalogue with 31 full-page illustrations of the jig borers in use together with notes of the time and cost savings involved. Issued for the American Market.
SLOAN & CHACE: Two rare catalogues showing the: Precision Bench Lathe No.Five-and-and-half and No. Five together with their Accessories including the screwcutting attachment, compound slide rest, lever-operated compound slide rest, drill pads, V-centres, grinding attachment, tool-post grinder, steadies, boring rest, steady rest, revolving tailstock, faceplates, expanding chuck,spring collets and step chucks; Automatic Staff & Pivot Lathe, Precision Bench Milling Machines No.
Sorby (Robert Sorby of Sheffield) General cataloge circa 2002 with Wood lathes and their accessories and all other Sorby products.
SACIA Universal Machine Tool - Vertical & Horizontal Miller, Borer, Drill, Slotter and Lathe Combination. Maker's Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 6 pages
South Bend: full-range Catalogue (Red-book Series) 1920. 64 pages
South Bend: "Junior" Catalogue 1923 (not the Junior lathe, but the smaller of the two Catalogues issued). 36 pages.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue August dated 1924 (Catalogue No. 82). 52 pages.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue August, dated 1927 - 1928 (Catalogue No. 87). 64 pages.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue May 1928 (Catalogue No. 89). 76 pages.
It's in the form of a high-quality, bound reproduction print from a very high-definition scan printed at 1200 d.p.i.onto 120g paper.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue June 1929 (Catalogue No. 90-A). 100 pages.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue "Easy Payment Plan Catalogue" June 1929 (Catalogue No. 90-P). 100 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue dated 1931-32 132 pages.
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue dated 1931-32 132 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue January, 1933 76 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue February, 1934. 76 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue October, 1935. 76 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue 1936. 75 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue 1937. 75 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue January, 1938. 74 pages
South Bend: Full-size, Full-range Catalogue January, 1941. This is the catalogue that shows the fullest details of the popular "Heavy 10" lathe and its accessories. 104 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue, 1943. 48 pages.
South Bend: Abbreviated Full-size, Full-range Catalogue 1946. 8 pages
South Bend: Full-size, Full-range Catalogue 1966. 88 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue 1952. A perfect, high-quality reproduction printed on a heavy paper and bound. 91 pages.
South Bend: 1955 50th Anniversary full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue (gold cover). 84 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue January, 1956. 82 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue 1958. 82 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue January, 1963. 100 pages
South Bend: full-size, full-range Models and Accessories Catalogue January, 1967. 52 pages
SPRINGFIELD (USA) Lathes. general catalog showing the 14" Toolroom, 20" Medium Duty, and 25" Heavy Duty with specifications for 14", 16", 18", 20" 25" and 32" Medium and Heavy Duty Models. Sales & Technical Specification Catalog (Maker's Bulletin 180) 1940s. 8 pages.
STARK (USA) Very early Stark Catalogue (circa 1870/80) with the entire product range - lathes, accessories, drive systems, countershafts, treadle stand, special tailstocks, collets, Wheel & Pinion Cutters, Stark Plain Milling Machine, Stark Combined Universal Milling Machine & Wheel & Pinion Cutter, Damaskeening Machine and Automatic Staff Lathe. Shows sections through headstocks, the 4 lathe in various forms including with the milling attachment, the No. 3 lathe in various forms with accessories mounted First class, high-resolution production. 36 pages.
STARK: Precision Bench Lathes: Full Range Lathe Catalogue and Accessories, 1920s. 10 pages (not a particularly good reproduction).
SCHAUBLIN: Full-range Technical Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue 1973 (Catalogue G20/73) Includes Interesting Factory pictures. 20 pages.
SCHAUBLIN: Full-range Technical Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue 1964 (Catalogue. 12/64 titled "Extract from our Manufacturing Programme) 28 pages. Lathes, Milling Machines & Accessories. 20 pages.
Sajo Milling Machine Accessories. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue showing the Vertical Head Attachments, Head0-lifting Cranes, Dividing Heads, Rotary Tables, Rack-indexing and Slotting Attachments, Machine Vice, Optical Readers, Milling Arbors and Mulit-feed stop. 16 pages.
STEPTO (USA) Shapers: Full-range, very well-illustrated Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue 18 pages.
STIRK PLANING MACHINES. Superb 1938 Catalogue celebrating the firms long-time success with historical details of John Stirk and a number of interesting descriptions of how the machines developed and their technical; features. 40 pages.
SUNDERLAND GEAR PLANERS: Very detailed Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue with an explanation of the Sunderland gear-generation system. 55 pages.
SWIFT (UK) Magnificent early full range Catalogue showing the Company's high-quality lathes, shapers, drills etc. circa 1920s. 140 pages.
Tools for Shaping Machines and Lathes. A complete guide to choosing, sharpening and using correctly all the cutting tools likely to be used on a shaping machine or lathe. Includes details of the various types of tools available and how they are used; materials used and how to grind and form cutting edges, etc.
TOS Factory Tour. Anniversary Booklet 1973. Profusely illustrated showing
machine-tool production in Czechoslovakia on the shop floor of the SKODA/TOS
works with Lathes, millers, grinders, drills, etc. in production. Also gives a glowing account of the Communist paradise the workforce enjoyed - but fails to mention the single, Government-controlled TV channel, jailed dissidents and the Secret Police... 66 pages.
T1500 TURNER MACHINE TOOLS Wolverhampton. All- product range Catalogue. Centre & Capstan Lathes, Cutter Grinders, Shapers, Band Sanders, Grinders, etc. 48 pages.
T1800 TYZACK Catalogue circa 1935. A vast range of Machines & Tools & Accessories for
Wood and Metal. 243 pages
T1800A TYZACK Catalogue Woodworking Machinery circa 1935. Well-illustrated showing: Motorised Universal Woodworker, combination fret saws and lathes, band sanders, saw benches, multi-function woodworkers, combination saw bench, planer and boring machines, Junior universal woodworker, mortising machines, wood and light-duty metal lathes, bandsaws, spindle moulders, box combing machines, fret saws, bench planers, thicknessers, portable saws, flexible-drive
units, etc. 36 pages.
TYZACK ZYTO Catalogue Circa 1930s with machine tools and accessories by Zyto, IXL, Drummond, Myford, EXE, Milnes, Adept, "Ensign", Milnes, "Norvic" and Britannia, etc. 24 pages.
TAYLOR (Charles Taylor Birmingham) Wonderful "Early Products" Catalogue: Spinning, Brass-finishers', Centre, Screwcutting, Polishing, Bench, Capstan, Plugging, Treadle and Special-purpose Lathes. Cock-boring & Tapping machines, Eccentric Chucks, ordinary Chucks, Sawing Machines, Brass-finishers' Milling machines, Tool & Cutter Grinder, etc. 75 pages.
VARNAMO Milling Machine Accessories: Individual Sales and Technical Specification Leaflets on the: Universal Index Centre D-5 and D6; Vertical Attachments V-1A, V-1H. V-2H, VU-3, VU-4A, Side-mounted Swing Holder for vertical head; Slotting Attachment S-1 and S-1A; Rotary Table RT-12; Rack Dividing Attachment RD-1; Machine Vice F-110; Gear Hobbing Attachment E-102 and E-102-D; Milling Arbors, Collars and Collet Chucks, 32 Pages.
V39 VDF "Factory Tour" circa 1960s. A rare and fascinating review of the VDF works and how the lathes were designed and built. Many wonderful photographs showing the production and inspection processes from foundry to finished machine. 90 pages.
VDF Lathes Sales & Technical Specification sheet circa 1940/50 4 pages
V41K VDF "Future Developments in the Field of Numerical Turning" Booklet 1962. 12 pages
WADKIN WOODWORKING MACHINERY. A fabulous full-range, highly-detailed and profusely-illustrated Catalogue from a time in the 1950s and 1960s when the Company's achievements were at their zenith. Includes: Lathes, Saws, Cross Cutting Machines, Spindle Moulders, Planing Machines, Planers & Moulders, Mortises & Tenoners, Sanding Machines, Routers & Borers, Pattern Millers, Grinders & Sharpeners. 300 pages.
WADKIN all-models catalogue dated 1962 illustrating and describing the: CC Cross Cutting and Trenching Machine, CW Hydraulic Cross Cutting and Trenching Machine, CJ Hydraulic Cross Cutting and Trenching Machine , PP Tilting Arbor Dimension Saw, DR 30” and 36” Band Sawing Machines, PUA Straight Line Edger and Power Rip Saw, RZ 16” Surface Planer and Jointer, FE 24” Panel Planing and Thicknessing Machine, RK 24” Panel Planing and Thicknessing Machine, FX 30” Panel Planing and Thicknessing Machine, FM 18” and 24” Surface Planing and Thicknessing Machine, EQ and EX Spindle Moul
WADKIN "Bursgreen" Full-Range Catalogue including: 12" Tilting Arbor Saw Type MY, Extension Tables for sawbenches MY and AGSm 14" Tilting Arbor Saw Type AGS, 20" Circular Saw Type BCB, 24" Circular Saw Type BLY, 14" Universal Overhead saw Type BCK, Electric Snipper Cross Cut Saw Type BCT, Fret Sawing Machines Types BJS and BVT, 16" bandsaw Type MZF, 24" bandsaw Type BZB, 6" and 9" Hand-feed Planers Type FS, 12" Surface Planer & Jointer Type BJR, Roller-feed Planer & Thicknesser Type UO1/2, Combined Planer & Thicknesser Type UO/S, Vertical Spindle Moulder Type BR
WALDRICH SIEGEN Large Machine Tools. Full-range catalogue circa 1960s: High-speed lathes, Roll-turning Lathes, Roll Grinders, Planers, Combination Planer and Milling Machines. 16 pages.
WALDRICH Planers - circa 1920s to 1930s. Sales Catalogue showing the huge types made by this German specialist in giant machine tools. GERMAN text. 36 pages.
WALDRICH SIEGEN Well illustrated and very detailed Roll Grinding Machines Sales and Technical Specification Catalogue 1962 that shows a variety of models and their use, explains their functions, how to operate them, the use of accessories and shows a variety of roll-grinding operations. 56 pages.
WANDESS Lathes. Sales & Technical Specification & Accessories Catalogue. 4 pages. £12
It can be ordered securely on-line here with payment by credit or debit card or PayPal: http://www.store.lathes.co.uk/print/W27
Ward, Haggas and Smith (Keighley) Lathes. Beautifully illustrated and
comprehensive Full-range lathe Catalogue circa 1931. 83 pages
Ward, Haggas and Smith (Keighley). Full-range Milling Machine Catalogue. Vertical, Horizontal, Bench and Plano-miller types. 32 pages.
W44F Webster & Bennett 1926-1930 Full-range Catalogue showing the Single Table 20" to 30",
Duplex Machines 20" to 48" (as sold mid 1920s to mid 1930s) with various combinations of features and fittings together with the the new-for-1930 "High-Power" types.46 pages.
WERNER (Fritz Werner) Full-range Catalogue - Milling Machines, Grinding Machines, Lathes, Drills, Dividing Heads, Milling Heads, Circular Tables, Vices, Cutters, Clamps, etc. 128 pages (small format). English, French & German Text.
WERNER (Fritz Werner) Machines of the 1950s. Full-range catalogue Millers Sizes: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8 with Accessories. Grinding machines, Optical Comparator and Superfine Finishing Lathe. English & German Text.
38-tooth gear to fit on the headstock spindle and engage with the headstock pulley as part of the backgear system
Strips of the correct density felt (made in Germany) that can be cut and packed into the holders: each strip is 100 mm long 10 mm wide and 8 mm deep.
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