Operator's handbook for the Taylor Hobson Model D Pantograph engraver.
Manuals and Catalogues
Taylor Hobson Pantograph Engravers Models C, CB, CX and CXL. A complete data pack with all known literature from first to last: Operator's Instruction Manual with Parts as Sectional Drawings including Instructions for all the accessories and the "Javelin" Electric Etcher. The first "catalogue-cum-instruction book" and the maker's comprehensive and well-illustrated 38-page Sales & Specification & Accessories Catalogue.
TAYLOR HOBSON Pantograph Engravers Models C, CB, CX and CXL. A complete data pack consisting of: the Operator's Instruction Manual(including Instructions for all the Accessories and the "Javelin" Electric Etcher), a Parts Manual as Sectional Drawings and a set of detailed Sales, Accessories and Technical specification catalogues (an additional 46 pages).
Taylor Hobson Model K Pantograph Engraver and Light Profiling Machine. Data Pack consisting of: Operator's Instruction and Maintenance and a Parts Manual with Exploded and Sectional Drawings. Also includes a copy of the maker's early and late Sales & Specification Catalogues.
Taylor Hobson Model D (stand-mounted) - this publication also covers the almost identical bench-mounted Type A. Pantograph Engraver Operator's Instruction Manual. Includes three Sales Catalogues (one for the A and two for the D) together with a 32-page Taylor Hobson Accessories Catalogue (including cutter grinders) that not only illustrate the various extras but give useful details of their functions. This machine was also badged as Newing-Hall.
Taylor Hobson Model D Pantograph Engraver (also covers the head section of the A). Parts Manual as Sectional and Exploded-component Diagrams.
Taylor Hobson "Model JH" Engraving Machine. Operator's Manual. Includes a 32-page Taylor Hobson Accessories Catalogue (including cutter grinders) that not only illustrate the various items but give useful details of their functions.
Taylor Hobson "Model JR" 1 to 1 Copying, Profiling, Routing and Milling Machine. Operator's Instruction Manual. Includes a 32-page Taylor Hobson Accessories Catalogue (including cutter grinders) that not only illustrate the various items but give useful details of their function.
Taylor Hobson Model 3-DS Pantograph Milling and Diesinking Machine. Operating Instructions. Includes a 32-page Taylor Hobson Accessories Catalogue (including cutter grinders) that not only illustrate the various items but give useful details of their functions.
TAYLOR HOBSON "TALYROND". First Edition Operator's Manual - appears to be the maker's first-ever volume with annotations by hand on real photographs. See MT100GB for a later edition.
TAYLOR HOBSON TALYROND 3 SYSTEM - Detailed Operator's Manual.
TAYLOR HOBSON "Handbook of the Talyrond" - Early and very detailed account of how the Talyrond works and how to use it. Includes detailed instructions on the manipulation of the machine and its controls, interpretation of results, the use of filters, a summary of periodic checks and instructions for more thorough periodic inspection and adjustment, etc.
Taylor Hobson (Rank Taylor Hobson) Surtronic 3. Operating Instructions. Includes a detailed 10-page Technical Specification catalogue.
Taylor Hobson (Rank Taylor Hobson) Surtronic 3. Operating Instructions. Includes a detailed 10-page Technical Specification Catalogue.
Taylor Hobson Alignment Telescope - Operating Manual.
TAYLOR HOBSON Model G Cutter Grinder. Operator's Instruction Book with clear directions and illustrations. Includes a page on basic maintenance and servicing and an electrical schematic.
Taylor Hobson Javelin Etcher Unit. Operating Instructions.
TAYLOR HOBSON Pantograph Engravers: Sales & Technical Specification Catalogues that cover the Company's Models C, CB, CX, CXL, JH, A, D, NH, K, Model K Mk.2 and the "Pantograph Milling & Diesinking Machine" 50 pages.
Taylor Hobson: a collection of individual Sales and Technical Specification Catalogues that cover the entire range of post 1930 Pantograph Engravers as made until the 1970s:
Model A early; Model A late; Models C, CX and CXL; Model D early; Model D late; Model JH early; Model JH late; Model K Mk.1; Model K Mk.2 early; Model K Mk.2 late; the special Taylor Hobson inclinable dividing head and the "Pantograph Milling and Diesinking Machine"; 52 pages.
TAYLOR HOBSON Engraving Machines & Electro-Etching Appliances. Early Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue showing the traditional and well-established Models C, CB and CX Models and the pantograph & Diesinking Machine, Cutters, Cutter grinders, Copies, Copy Holders, circular tables, dividing heads, Javelin etchers. Includes a description of how the engravers are designed, how they work, their drive systems, examples of work produced, special applications of the dividing head, special applications of the ball-bearing spindles, etc. 45 pages.
TAYLOR HOBSON Comprehensive and well-illustrated Catalogue showing the full range of Accessories for Pantograph Engravers & Diesinkers. Includes: Work examples, examples of Copy, Cutters, Copy-holders, Copy trays, Cutter Grinders, Cutter Measuring Microscopes, Extension tables, Knife Holders, Machine vices, Circular tables, Presser foot, Spindles, Forming 7 Milling attachments, vertical milling head, Cam-type feed, Forming attachment, Presser foot feed unit, Milling bracket, Dividing head, Dividers, Javelin electric etcher, etc. 46 pages.
TAYLOR HOBSON "Pantocut" Engraving Machine. Two catalogues: an introductory specification sheet (2 sides) and a detailed, 12-page Sales & Technical Specification Catalogue for the model fitted with CNC control, the Pantocut PNC-4
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Taylor-Hobson Talyrond 252 precision circularity measuring machine. This industry-standard unit is complete on the maker’s stand and in full working order. Last calibrated November, 2017.