Purcell (South Bend Copy). By far the best Manual for this lathe is the one produced by Denford Tools for the original Boxford lathe. A few mechanical details are different but the operating procedures are identical. It contains a complete 136-page set of information for all models of belt-drive Boxford lathe from the earliest to the last made.
Manuals and Catalogues
Purcell "New Visby" 17-26 lathe. Operator's Instruction and Maintenance Manual with Electrical Schematic and Headstock shown as Exploded Component Parts. Incluses a copy of the maker's detailed and well illustrated Sales, Specification Catalogue.