Britannia Machine Tools Data Set and "Manual"



Machine types: 



  • Operators Manual
  • Catalog

Britannia - a complete compendium of Britannia literature consisting of the 122-page "Manual" published by the Britannia Company in 1899 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)  Also included is a 195 page advertising section  with the complete range of Britannia products for both the amateur and professional markets (because the lathes changed slowly in design this shows the machines as they were from about 1895 to 1914) and a 51-page Catalogue No.7 from 1899 "Britannia Engineers' Tools. showing the full range of lathes, millers, shapers, pillar and radial-arm drills, horizontal borers, planers, parting-off machines, punching and shearing machines, screwing machines, plate flanging machines, chucks, compound slides, cutting tools, vices, saws, band saws and engineers tools. 368 pages in total.


All manuals are scanned at high resolution and supplied as a top-quality print, bound and on a superior 129g paper.

Unless otherwise stated, all manuals are in English.

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