SHELDON Lathe-Model 10-inch L and XL Lathes Manual




10-inch L XL

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SHELDON 10-inch L and XL later-type model mounted on an underdrive, braced sheet-metal stand, holding either an ordinary V-belt transmission or a rather complex variable-speed drive.The lathe was current from the early 1950s to the 1970s and sold under various Model designations.Screwcutting was by a gearbox with two sliding levers instead of the single lever of the previous model

Operation &Maintenance Manual and Illustrated Parts Manual as Exploded Component Drawings. Contains an Electrical Schematic and a copy of the maker's comprehensive Sales & Specification Catalogue.

This lathe is shown in the second picture down on this page:

and here:


  • Operators Manual
  • Maintenance Manual
  • Parts Manual



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