Sheldon L and XL 10-inch Lathe (1940s - 50s) Single-tumber gearbox Lathe. Data Pack




10-inch L XL

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

Sheldon 10-inch L and XL (and many variants) later-type model on an Underdrive stand (either full-length sheet-steel or cast-iron pedestal type), V-belt transmission a screwcutting gearbox with a single selector lever on the front face as sold from the 1940s to early 1950s under various designations. A complete 169-page Data Pack consisting of: Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual, Illustrated Parts Manual as Exploded Component Drawings, an Electrical Schematic, the contemporary 48-page maker's Sales, Technical Specification & Accessories Catalog and a copy of the Sheldon Publication "Care and Operation of a Lathe". For the later twin-tumbler version see:


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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