Bed set-over instructions engraved at the headstock end
Set-over screw at the tailstock end of the bed with the taper set marked in inches per foot
To give the top and cross slides as much travel as possible their feed screws ran through brackets on the end of extension bosses. While similar designs used extension pieces that covered the screws, here they were left exposed to the wearing properties of dirt and swarf.
Compound slide rest assembly
Micrometer divisions engraved on the periphery of the handwheel
In order to provide an easily-read zero mark, an elegant swan-neck casting, with a line engraved across its flat top, was arranged to curve up behind the leadscrew handwheel.