Colchester Lathes - pre-1948 there were no proper manuals for pre-1948 Colchester lathes - but we can offer an interesting set of early Catalogues for the Bantam, Master, Triumph and Mascot from the late 1920s to early 1950s. These show all versions of the open flat-belt drive and geared-headstock types.
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Manuals for Model: Mascot
COLCHESTER LATHES - A full set of very early Catalogues for the Bantam, Master, Triumph and Mascot from the late 1920s to early 1950s. These show both the open flat-belt drive and geared-headstock types. 40 pages.
COLCHESTER MASCOT 8-inch 1920s and 1930s Flat-belt& Geared Head Lathes. Two. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogues. 8 pages
COLCHESTER MASCOT 8.5-inch mid-1940s to early 1950s Geared-head Model. Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. 4 pages.
Clausing 17-inch Lathe (Models 8050, 8051, 8052, 8053, 8054, 8055) Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Parts as Exploded-component diagrams. These modern lathes were sold in the UK as the Colchester Mascot 1600.
Colchester Mascot "Mk. 1" 1950s to early 1960s "round-headstock" model. Instruction and Maintenance Manual, Illustrated Parts Manual as Parts Pictures and a copy of the Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue. This lathe was sold in the United States as the Clausing "Mammoth" 17-inch Models 6582, 6542, 6594, 6583, 6554 and 6543. Originally printed as a small A5 booklet, this has been doubled in size to A4 (slightly smaller than "Letter".
Colchester Mascot 1600 lathe. Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual as Exploded Component diagrams and 13 Electrical Diagrams. This complete 172-page edition covers both the early and late models with complete spares lists for both types. (Includes French and German language section).
Colchester Mascot & Mastiff VS Models including the VS1600/VS1800/VS2000/VS2000 (variable-speed) Large Edition Instruction and Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual as exploded diagrams. (Includes French and German language section)