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Favorite No. 1 Geneva-type Watchmakers'' Lathe   
Favorite Home Page  Lathe No. 2 - Page 2   Favorite No. 3 Lathe

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Designed along traditional "Geneva" lines with a round bed, flattened along one side, the Favorite No. 1 had a 40 mm centre height and 140 mm between centres. The headstock took 8 mm collets, retained by a draw tube, and the lathe could be supplied on a factory-fitted stand complete with a variable-speed drive motor..

Favorite No. 1B lathe 40 mm x 150 mm on the maker's 300 mm by 380 mm base as supplied under Ref. 11633. The rheostat-controlled motor (Ref. 16800) could be had for either 110V or 220V and provided infinitely-variable speeds up to 6,000 r.p.m.

Favorite 40mm centre height headstock Ref. B1 for 8mm collets

Favorite slide rest Ref. B8

Favorite lever-feed tailstock B7 to accept 8mm collets and collet-mounted accessories and centres

Tailstock Ref. B8

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Favorite No. 1 Geneva-type Watchmakers' Lathe   
Favorite Home Page    Favorite No. 3 Lathe

Copies of Favorite Sales & Technical Specification Literature are available