South Bend: "How to Run a Lathe" - the Best-ever Edition


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South Bend: "How to Run a Lathe". Detailed  (2-pages per side) general instructions for a wide range of South Bend lathes. This is a very high-quality reproduction of the last high-quality, superbly printed "gloss-paper" editions (after which the reproduction was markedly inferior). Superb photographs and drawings. Includes a copy of the separate Bulletin set  - "The Installation and Leveling of a Lathe"; "Keeping Your Lathe in Trim"; "Keeping Your Lathe Clean" and "Oiling the Lathe".
For the best possible reproduction, this is a high-resolution scan printed at 1200 d.p.i. onto a heavy, semi-gloss 120g paper. 152 pages. For an edition enlarged to one page per A4 sheet see:


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

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