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Colchester Student & Master Mk. 2 Lathes Operation, Maintenance & Parts Manual




Student & Master Mk. 2

Machine types: 



  • Operators Manual
  • Maintenance Manual
  • Parts Manual
  • Electrical Diagrams
  • Catalog

Colchester Student and Master Mk. 2 (and the "Dominion" versions, etc.) with a Flat-top headstock. The Mk. 2 lathe is shown in the second picture on my page at: http://www.lathes.co.uk/colchester/page2.html.  Instruction & Maintenance Manual and Exploded Diagrams Parts Manual, detailed screwcutting instructions (with enlarged charts) including the elusive metric thread-dial indicator; the "third-shaft electrical control versions with the special Klockner Moeller switches and data about how to generate inch and metric pitches from those models without the dual inch/metric box and especially clear and enlarged electrical diagrams. Includes a copy of the maker's Technical Specification, Sales and Accessories catalogue. This is the comprehensive, detailed and high-quality 116-page edition.


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