For Sale: Boxford AUD Lathe Mk. 2 4.5" x 24" with screwcutting gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds, single-lever engagement of backgear and a spindle lock button. Mounted on the maker's underdrive stand with chip tray and splash back and complete with a wide range of accessories including: 5-inch 3-jaw chuck, 6-inch 4-jaw chuck, Dickson quick-change toolpost, standard toolpost, fixed steady, thread-dial indicator, faceplate, catchplate, tailstock rotating centre, tailstock chuck, hand T-rest for wood turning, turning and boring tools, indexing knurling tool, chuck guard, LowVo light unit, Morse centres and centre adapters and a number of tins probably containing taps and dies, etc. 1-phase electrics. In excellent original condition. £1250 Phone: 01227-265637 (Whitstable, Kent) Pictures of the Boxford AUD lathe for sale here and details of Boxford lathes hereWANTED ADVERTISEMENTS NOW HAVE THEIR OWN PAGE: http://www.lathes.co.uk/wanted
For Sale: Myford 254S lathe 5" x 24" with hardened bed, screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. 1-phase motor and complete on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splash back. Just fitted with a new 3-jaw Burnerd chuck; coolant unit, 4-way toolpost, tailstock chuck, light unit and an emergency stop switch for the 1-phase electrics. Used only for light model engineering. £2950 or offers. Phone: 0161-4307978 (Manchester) Pictures of the Myford 254S for sale here and details of Myford 254 lathes here
SOLD: Myford ML2 lathe 3.125" x 13" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on a really good metal stand with three large storage drawers. Property of a retired professional design engineer it is in good, clean condition and complete with a guarded V-belt drive countershaft unit. 1-phase motor, 3-jaw chuck, tailstock rotating centre and micrometer dials on the cross and top slides and a handwheel on the end of the leadscrew. There may well be other parts stored away as well. We have to sell the lathe by the 29th of November so offers over £175 will secure. Pictures of the Myford ML2 for sale here and full details of Myford ML2 lathes here
For Sale: Myford 254S Model 5 lathe 5" x 24 with hardened bed, screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. 1-phase motor and complete with the maker's chip tray, 3-jaw chuck, quick-set toolpost and a tailstock chuck. £2250 Phone: 07970-776634 (Leominster) Pictures of the Myford 254S for sale here and details of Myford 254 lathes here
For Sale: Myford Super 7B PXF lathe 3.5" x 19" gap-bed, backgeared, fitted with a screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and mounted on the maker's Industrial Cabinet stand with levelling blocks, deep chip tray and a full-length splash back. One horologist owner from new, used for only very light work and hence in excellent condition. Well equipped with: Burnerd Super-precision adjustable Grip-tru 3-jaw chuck, the correct Burnerd half-depth body internally-threaded 4-jaw chuck, fixed steady, travelling steady, thread-dial indicator, large and small faceplates, catchplate, precision keyless tailstock chuck, two angle plates, hand-crank for the headstock spindle, graduated handle to leadscrew end, Magnifying light unit and Morse centres, etc. 1-phase electrics. £2500 Pictures of the Myford Super 7 for sale here and details of Myford Super 7 lathes here Phone Rob on: 01432-890252 for more information. Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire
For Sale: Vintage Deckel FP universal milling machine from the 1920s: the first milling machine by the Friedrich Deckel Company of Munich and extremely rare. All mechanical parts are running smoothly and the spindle bearings in excellent condition. All-original specification and very useable machine. Marked as being Imported and distributed by George H. Alexander in Birmingham (might have been an early stage of the companies cooperation). Includes a "Crown" collet chuck with a collet set. £1250 Pickup is in Vienna, Austria - though world-wide shipping can be arranged. £1250. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Joerg on: 0043-664-3455283 (7 to 8 PM) Pictures of the vintage Deckel for sale here and details of Deckel milling machines here
For Sale: Tom Senior VS Mk. 2 Universal Milling machine. A late-model, top-of-the-range example this is the strongest Senior made and has variable-speed inverter control of the 3-phase motor. The vertical head fitted is the self-motorised, variable-speed drive Senior "S-Type" No. 2 Morse taper swivelling type with both quick-action drilling by lever and a fine feed through worm-and-wheel gearing. Heavy-duty horizontal milling is aided by the rigid dovetail overarm and a slow-speed back gear assembly built into the main column. The swivelling table fitted is the larger of the two options offered at 37'' x 8'' and equipped with the rare variable speed drive. Horizontal spindle nose 30 International with a 27 mm arbor; the vertical head has a No. 2 Morse taper. Equipped with coolant, Low-Vo light unit and in fine working order. A beautifully constructed, compact, strong and very versatile machine. £3500 Phone Roger on: 01424-775902 (Hastings East Sussex). Pictures of the Tom Senior milling machine for sale here and details of Tom Senior VS milling machines here
SOLD: Classic Pittler B2 or B3 lathe. This is the backgeared and screwcutting version complete with: changewheels, ,the standard height-adjustable swivelling toolpost, a second toolpost with a gear-cutting attachment, an unusual 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, 4-jaw chuck, 4-way toolpost, faceplate, catchplate, fixed steady (less wood inserts), travelling steady, high-speed drilling spindle, dividing plate, some collets, tailstock chuck, centres, centre adapters, etc. Mounted on a good stand and driven by a 1-phase motor with a no-volt release push-button starter. Also included are copies of a W.v.Pittler brochure with drawings of the different lathes and their components, photocopies of articles from The Model Engineer, April 18 1940 to June 1941, about the Pittler lathes and its special features, and photocopies of "Workshop Practice" by George M. Adams. £350 Pictures of the Pittler lathe for sale here and details of Pittler lathes here
For Sale: Schaublin 135 precision toolroom lathe 6.2" (157 mm) centre height by 24.8" (630 mm) with screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. Variable-speed drive from 45 to 3000 r.p.m. using a 3-phase 2-speed 2/4 HP motor. Well specified for safe operation with a built-in, 6-position saddle stop turret, two pre-settable stops for the cross slide feed and a powerful electromagnetic brake on the spindle. Equipped with 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, fixed steady, travelling steady, collet set (similar to C5 but with improved buttress threads) rapid-action collet closer, height-quality quick-change toolpost, extra changewheels to extend the threading range of the gearbox (giving imperial, metric and module pitches), tailstock rotating centre, tailstock chuck, safety (shielded) drive plate, Low-Vo light unit and chuck guard,. The lathe is in good, clean condition and fine working order. £3500 (when new this lathe was the same price as a small detached house in the Home Counties…) For more details phone Roger on: 01424-775902 (Hastings, East Sussex) Pictures of the Schaublin 135 lathe for sale here and details of Schaublin 135 lathes here
For Sale: Harrison M250 lathe 5.7" x 24" all-geared headstock, full screwcutting and feeds gearbox, power cross feed, hardened bed, 1.3-inch bore spindle running in Gamet Super-precision bearings, full-length leadscrew cover and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with splash back. Well equipped with: dual metric/inch micrometer dials, 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, Dickson quick-set toolpost, faceplate, revolving centre, tailstock chuck, chuck guard, light unit, Morse centres and a quantity of cutting tools and tips of various sizes and configurations. Running from a variable-speed 1-phase to 3-phase inverter giving very precise spindle control. £2250 (Would take a Myford ML7 or Super 7 in part exchange) Phone: 01946-841876 Pictures of Harrison M250 for sale here and details of Harrison M250 lathes here
For Sale: Emco FB2 Vertical milling machine - one owner from new and used only for light horological work. The No. 2 Morse taper head pivots and has both fine and rapid-action drill feeds. The 24-inch long table is fitted with the maker's (very expensive) power feed attachment. Equipment includes an ER25 collet chuck, swivel-base machine vice and a full clamping set. £1750 Pictures of the Emco FB2 milling machine for sale here and details of the Emco FB2 here Contact Rob on 01432-890252 for more information. Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire
For Sale: a superb Scripta (Deckel-like) Tool & Cutter Grinder (however, although believed to be by Scripta, the machine carries no maker's markings). Pictures of the Scripta Tool & Cutter Grinder for sale here and details of some Scripta models here and Deckel S0 and SOE types here £550 Contact Phone Rob on: 01432-890252 for more information. Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire.
For Sale: Thiel Produro 111 precision filing machine. This is the smallest machine in the range and equipped for bench mounting. Dimensions o17" wide and 26" deep. 3-phase motor complete with 1-phase to 3-phase converter. £850 Pictures of the Thiel Produro for sale here and Details of Produro machines here Contact Phone Rob on: 01432-890252 for more information. Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire.
For Sale: a small MES Vertical Surface grinder. A handy machine for fine work - recently used in a horological workshop for the fine finishing of small components. Complete with an Eclipse magnetic chuck and precision machine vice. 1-phase. £575 Pictures of the MES Vertical Grinder for sale here Contact Phone Rob on: 01432-890252 for more information. Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire.
For Sale: Taylor Hobson Model C Pantograph Engraving Machine. Complete with a 4-inch diameter rotary table. The pantograph comes from a horologist's workshop and has been adapted to hold small mills for the "crossing out" of clock wheels. Single-phase electrics. A superb machine for highly detailed milling and engraving work. Pictures of the Taylor Hobson engraver for sale here £550 Located near Pontrilas, Herefordshire Contact Rob on 01432-890252 for more information.
SOLD: Fobco Star Bench Drill in excellent original; condition. Used in a horological workshop. 1-phase motor and an Eclipse swivel-jaw machine vice (the top cover is missing). £175 Pictures of the Fobco Star drill for sale here and details of Fobco drills here.
For Sale: Boxford AUD Mk. 2 lathe 5" x 24" backgeared (with single-lever engagement), screwcutting gearbox (retrofitted) and power sliding and surfacing feeds. A late-model example mounted on the maker's underdrive cabinet stand with chip tray and splash back. The lathe is in excellent working order and complete with: 3-jaw chuck, 6-inch 4-jaw chuck, the proper Boxford 4-way toolpost, Thread-dial indicator, travelling steady, faceplate, two tailstock rotating centres, tailstock chuck, knurling tool, Morse centres, Morse centre adapters, chuck guard and light unit. The cross slide has a single T-slot to the rear. Single-phase electrics. £1250
Also Available: 1/2" Tauco bench drill with 1-phase motor and two machine vices. £75 Phone: 0776-3939779 Pictures of the Boxford AUD lathe & Tauco drill for sale here and full details of Boxford lathes here
For Sale: Harrison Jubilee Combination wood-turning lathe 5" x 30". This is a top-of-the-range version with a hand-driven carriage assembly that allows both precision wood and light metal turning to be undertaken. The lathe is complete with a large 4-jaw chuck; bowl-turning attachment; two tailstock--one lever-action the other screw-feed; standard short, long and two curved tool rests for bowl turning; four inboard and outboard faceplates; four sanding discs; a good set of over 20 wood-turning tools and some metal turning tools; a LowVo light unit; blocks of wood for turning and my set of wood-turning instructional books. 1 h.p. single-phase motor. The lathe is in good working order and available for inspection under power. It's easy to move in something as small as a hatchback car--the headstock-end plinth, bed and tailstock-end foot all dismantle very easily. £750 For further details phone: 01706-524389 (Rochdale, Greater Manchester) Pictures of the Harrison Jubilee wood-lathe for sale here and details of Harrison Jubilee lathes here
For Sale: South Bend Type R lathe (a similar specification to the "Heavy 10") 5" x 30" backgeared with a Norton-type quick-change screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. Like an extra-strong South Bend "Heavy 10", this fine example of an R-Type is mounted on the maker's compact underdrive stand. Complete with a 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, large faceplate, tailstock rotating centre and a 4-way toolpost. 1-phase motor with built-in switchgear. £650 Phone: 0774-7035706 or 0121 706 1812
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SOLD: Drummond "Round-bed" 4" x 11.25" lathe mounted on the original maker's treadle stand and in splendid, original condition. Complete with the correct angle-plate adapter and toolpost, screwcutting changewheels, 3-jaw chuck, faceplate, tailstock chuck, lefty-hand threading stud, Morse centres and a set of Whitworth spanners. The lathe has had one previous user, and subsequently two owners since. I have had it on display in the house, although I did make two pairs of toolmakers clamps entirely on it when I first bought it, just to try a treadle lathe. First owned from new by Mr Fred Croyden for his garage business in Redcliffe, Bristol, he kept it on retirement and it was sold by his grandson in 2012. It has had very little use with no signs of any abuse or modifications and is in its original paint with, I believe, its full complement of original equipment, including the chuck key that I left out of pictures. £325 Pictures of the Drummond lathe for sale here and Details of Drummond Round-bed lathes here
SOLD: Myford Super 7B lathe 3.5" x 19" gap-bed, backgeared, fitted with a screwcutting gearbox and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with levelling blocks and a deep chip tray. The lathe has been completely rebuilt by the former owner, a retired Colchester lathes time-served fitter. Re-ground bed and slides expertly hand scraped to a perfect fit. All-new bearings, leadscrew, feedscrews, clasp nuts and drive belts. The work has been completed to a very high standard and as a result the lathe works smoothly and accurately. A new 3-phase motor and variable-speed inverter have also been fitted. The lathe is complete with a 3-jaw chuck, the correct half-depth body Burnerd independent 4-jaw chuck, precision keyless tailstock chuck, faceplate thread-dial indicator, graduated handle to the leadscrew end, adjustable bed-mounted carriage stop, a T-handle locking screw to the top slide and an oil gun £1500 Phone: 01580-200101 or Mobile 07902 894154 Pictures of the Myford Super 7 for sale here and Details of Myford Super 7 lathes here
SOLD: Viceroy 280 Synchro 5.5" x 24" backgeared and screwcutting lathe mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with storage cupboards and a full-length splash-back and tool-board. This is a top-of-the-range model with a screwcutting gearbox and the power sliding and surfacing feeds driven by a separate power shaft. In excellent original condition and still in the maker's original paint finish. Spindle has a safety D1-3" Camlock nose with a 1.1-inch bore. Tailstock is a No. 3 Morse taper. Spindle speeds are infinitely variable from 65-1600 RPM. Equipped with: 4-jaw self-centring chuck, 4-jaw independent chuck, quick-change toolpost with 9 tool holders, tailstock chuck and a tailstock rotating centre. 3-phase motor driven by a 1-phase to 3-phase Transwave converter. £1250
Pictures of the Viceroy Synchro lathe for sale here and details of Viceroy Synchro lathes here
For Sale: Emco Emcomat 7 lathe 3.5" x 17.7" with all-geared headstock with eight speeds spanning a useful 65 to 2800 r.p.m. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand and complete with the genuine Emco 4-speed No. 2 Morse taper vertical milling head that has both a rapid-action drill quill by lever and a fine feed by screw. Complete with: T-slotted boring table, 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, 4-way toolpost, rear toolpost, standard toolpost, set of screwcutting changewheels, tailstock chuck, tailstock rotating centre, slitting saw arbor, Morse centres, chuck keys, graduated handle to leadscrew end and a faceplate. Faults: the motor has been re-wound but not with an electrical reverse and one tumbler gear needs replacing. £750 Phone: 07587 146428 Pictures of the Emcomat 7 lathe for sale here and details of Emcomat 7 lathes here
For Sale: Boxford Model C lathe 4.5" x 24" backgeared and screwcutting. Complete on the maker's cabinet stand with 1-phase motor. Very well equipped with: collet set with draw bar and nose cap, T-slotted cross slide (and the standard cross slide), vertical milling slide with machine vice, three 3-jaw chucks, the correct 6-inch diameter 4-jaw chuck, another 5-inch 4-jaw chuck, two 4-way toolposts, large set of screwcutting changewheels, two faceplates, catchplate, a spare chuck backplate, tailstock rotating centre, eight tailstock chucks, tailstock die holder, trepanning tool, collection of slitting saws, Morse taper centres and centre adapters, a collection of turning tools and several other useful items including what looks to be a single toolpost with a parting-off blade holder, a rotary table and a long-travel top slide (that might have been adapted to fit the standard Boxford cross slide). £750 Phone: 07988-567040 Pictures of the Boxford lathe for sale here and details of Boxford lathes here
SOLD: Bridgeport Series 1 Turret Milling machine. In good, clean condition this machine runs on 1-phase electrics. The unmarked table is 42 inches long with power feeds. Head has the standard (and inexpensive to tool-up) R8 fitting, backgeared for slow speeds, fine-feed by handwheel, rapid feeds for drilling by lever and fitted with power down feed to the quill. Equipment includes: Clarkson Auto-lock collet chuck, two R8 Stub-arbor fittings to take horizontal milling cutters and slit saws, drill chuck, slitting-saw arbor, insert-cutter milling head and a glass-fibre coolant tray. £1500 Pictures of the Bridgeport milling machine for sale here and full details of Bridgeport milling machines here
For Sale: Colchester Bantam lathe 286 mm swing by 508 mm between centres. An ex-university machine in suburb, original condition and still in it's maker's original paint finish. Mounted on the maker's stand with a full-length splashback. Speeds 36 to 800 r.p.m and equipped with: 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, travelling steady, faceplate, catchplate, extra changewheels to extend the threading range, thread-dial indicator, quick-change toolpost and holders, standard toolpost, chuck guard and an Instruction and Parts manual. 3-phase electrics so ideal for conversion to variable-speed inverter drive (these lathes will happily run up to 1600 r.p.m.). £1550. We also have an ex-college Bantam with genuine single-phase electrics fitted from new. Phone Nigel Wilson Machinery on: 01245-221200 or e-mail: email@example.com Pictures of the Colchester Bantam for sale here and details of Colchester Bantam lathes here
For Sale: Taig/Peatol lathe mounted on a base with an inverter variable-speed drive and digital readout. Very well equipped with virtually all the maker's accessories including: raiser blocks on the headstock and toolpost for increased capacity, collets, vertical milling slide, swivelling top slide, fixed steady, faceplate, 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, 3 drill chucks, milling cutters, turning tools and a boring tool holder, etc. £450. Phone: 01472-389533 (Lincolnshire) Pictures of the Taig-Peatol lathe for sale here and details of Taig-Peatol lathes here
For Sale: Harrison Vertical Milling Machine. This is a late-model example in superb, lightly-used condition with a 30 INT spindle and eight speeds from 119 to 3000 r.p.m. The unmarked table is 8" x 30" (205 x 760 mm) with power feed and complete with the pick-off gear set to change the feed rate. Metric graduations to the feed screws. Very well equipped with: full coolant equipment, an unused Jones & Shipman machine vice, Clarkson Autolock chuck with a large set of collets and two step-down adapters, Jacobs drill chuck on a 30 INT fitting, a full unused set of table-clamping equipment and a Low-Vo light unit. Mounted on a custom-made base with castors for ease of movement in a confined workshop. The proceeds of this sale go to a charity. £1550 Phone: 07873-706598 Pictures of the Harrison vertical milling machine for sale here and details of Harrison vertical milling machines here
For Sale: Colchester Bantam 2000 lathe 6.5" x 30" (165 x 750 mm) with hardened bed, screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with coolant equipment and a full-length splash-back. Spindle bored through 1.25" (32 mm) with 16 speeds from 40 to 2000 r.p.m. Well equipped with: 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, 4-jaw chuck, quick-set toolpost, fixed steady, travelling steady, faceplate, catchplate, the correct spindle-nose step-down Morse taper adapter, the maker's Operation, Maintenance and Spare Parts Manual and the necessary spanners and tools. 3-phase electrics. £1750 Phone: 01492-868632 (Llandudno) Pictures of the Colchester Bantam 2000 for sale here and details of Bantam lathes here
For Sale: Accessories by Aciera, Schaublin Rawyler, Wohlhaupter & GACK
SOLD Aciera F3 swivelling angle bracket with worm drive. Has some discoloration in the metal surfaces here and there, and the paint has some marks - but in overall good condition. £570
SOLD Aciera F3 long swivelling table
Used, and has a lot of small marks and some discoloration on the metal surfaces. £150
Rawyler No. 3 boring head with W20 shank. Capacity: 5 - 110 mm. Very little used. The two small wood piece inside the storage case, needs to be re-glued and maybe secured with two screws from underneath. £320
Wohlhaupter UPA 2 boring and facing head with W20 shank Has signs of use and some engraving. Some of the accessories are missing as seen in the picture. Storage case needs some gluing. £400
Schaublin 13 rotary table, diameter 250 mm Used, but in good condition though leaking some oil £500
Schaublin 53 dividing head with tailstock and Pratt Burnerd chuck reduction MK4 - W20 and drawbar. There's a nasty milling mark on the back of the dividing, and the locking screw is broken Turns freely but with a little rattling sound from the automatic drive mechanism. The Bratt Burnerd chuck is tight to turn. £300
Schaublin 102 lathe tailstock
In very good condition with a small mark on the paint here and there. Locking mechanism included. £600
Schaublin 102 lathe screwcutting attachment with 4 gears. (60-70-80-100). In good condition. £200
Schaublin F38 external-gripping collets and closing device
4 collets in size 2 (max. gripping capacity 80 mm) and 1 collet in size 3 (max. gripping capacity 110 mm). They have all been used, but there's a lot of material left on most of them. Some light surface rust.
SOLD Schaublin Miniature Precision Tapping Machine
In need of an overhaul. The machine is original, the rest is not. £100
I am willing to ship everything worldwide and can pack and crate it all securely for a long trip. Please feel free to contact me for more pictures and information on the items, and shipping cost. Phone Mark at: +4550530828 (Denmark) email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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SOLD: Colchester Bantam 800 lathe with screwcutting gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds and still in its original maker's paint finish. Just fitted with a with new Newton Tesla variable-speed inverter drive (runs from the domestic electricity supply). Induction hardened bed, mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splash back and very well equipped with: with: taper-turning unit, Burnerd "Multi-size" collet chuck with the complete collet set (these take both Imperial and metric stock), 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, fixed steady, travelling steady, two faceplates - one special version with T-slots the other with conventional radial slots, Dickson quick-set toolpost, extra changewheels to extend the threading range of the gearbox, thread-dial indicator, multi-stop indexing carriage unit, tailstock rotating entre, catchplate and the original maker's Instruction Maintenance and Parts Manual £1500
Pictures of the Colchester Bantam lathe for sale here and details of Colchester Bantam lathes here
For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on the makers stand and complete with: 3-jaw chuck, thread-dial indicator, graduated handle to leadscrew end, tailstock chuck, faceplate and catchplate. No motor or 4-way toolpost. I've owned this lathe for several decades - but I'm just about to receive a new one, so this is offered at a bargain £350 Please phone: 01325-313220 (Middlesbrough) Picture of the Myford ML7 lathe for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
For Sale: Lorch "Long" collets to fit the LAS, LV and similar lathes. 24 in total with three Imperial: 7//32", 3/16", 9/32" and 21 metric: 1.25, 1.65, 1.75, 2.0, 2.25, 2.75, 4.8, 7.0, 7.3, 7.5, 7.8, 8.3, 8.8, 9.0, 9.8, 10.0 and 11.0 plus 4 other uncertain sizes
Collet dimensions: length 97 mm, shank diameter 12.38 mm, thread diameter 11.4 mm, thread pitch 1 mm, bore 8 mm, taper length 8 mm, taper dia. small end 12.38 mm, taper dia. large end 18.36 mm. £120
1 off - 3 1/4" diameter self cantering Pratt chuck on a 1" diameter threaded back plate with external jaws £10
1 pair of high-quality W.J. Bilton matched Vee blocks: 1.75" centre height with clamps. £35
2 off Dixon Quick Change tool holders as picture: Max tool size 5/8", 27/8" wide x 1 3/4" high. £15 the pair
+ post at cost. Please phone: 01474-823891 (Gravesend) or: 0797-3426364 Pictures of the tooling for sale here
For Sale: Schaublin 65 high-precision miniature lathe. 65 mm centre height. In particularly fine condition and complete with a range of genuine Schaublin accessories including; the correct single-phase motor-countershaft unit with an "overhead" to drive toolpost-mounted accessories, compound slide rest assembly' 6-station bed-mount capstan unit with some tooling, extra-long lever-action cross slide, 18 standard collets, 2 fir-tree collets, 4 cone collets, lever-action collet closer and a draw-tube collet closer, 3-jaw chuck, raiser blocks for headstock and tailstock, spanners and oil gun, etc. £3900 or offers. Lathe in Sweden but can ship world-wide at cost. Please phone: +46 70 0679727 or email: email@example.com Pictures of the Schaublin 65 lathe for sale here and details of Schaublin 65 lathes here
For Sale: two BCA MK 111 Universal Jig Boring & Milling Machines. 8-inch (203 mm) integral rotary table built onto an X and Y compound slide. Rise and fall swivelling head with ordinary and super-fine down-feed. Both machines are fitted with virtually new 2-axis inch/metric DROs, are well tooled and the best examples we have had for some time. This is the machine you have ALWAYS promised yourself. When sold they will be hard to repeat - so contact us now! Tenga Engineering phone: 01425-622567 (from overseas+ 44 (0) 1425 622567) Pictures of the BCA for sale here and details of BCA jig borers/millers here
SOLD: Sherline Machine Tools. A complete model engineering set-up with a Sherline 4410 long-bed lathe and a 5100 vertical milling machine with the "8-way Conversion". Both lathe and miller have a full Sherline DRO system. Both machines are very lightly used and have only contributed to the building of two small Stuart model steam engines. Most Sherline accessories are included and the whole assembly cost many thousands of pounds. Items include: WW collets and sets; milling collets; rotary table; power feed on z axis on lathe; thread-cutting attachment; indexing attachment; raiser blocks; radius cutting attachment; quick-change tool post and 5 holders; fixed steady; travelling steady; two faceplates; adjustable tailstock tool holder; boring head; sensitive drilling attachment; compound slide-rest assembly; knurling tool and holder; 3-jaw chuck; 4-jaw self centering jaw; 4-jaw independent chuck; tilting angle table; machine vice; rotating-base machine vice; fly cutting and slitting holder; two drill chucks; off-settable centre; drive dogs, faceplate clamps; toolmakers clamps; indexible turning-tool set; Slocombe cutters and assorted tooling; chip guard and the instruction books for lathe, miller and accessories, etc. (the tool boxes shown are not included). Viewing welcome. £1400 Pictures of the Sherline lathe and milling machine for sale here and details of the current Sherline range here
SOLD: A beautiful antique treadle lathe by HAYWARD of London. 5" x 24" with compound slide rest in bronze. Of an early pattern, the bed of this lathe is let into the front portion of the wooden stand with the treadle gear and flywheels in iron point bearings. A number or original attachments are still with the lathe including the original set of metal-turning tools stamped W.H. The lathe has been in the hands of my family from new and stored, unused, for the last 60 years. Pictures of the lathe for sale here
For Sale: Rollo Elf miniature 2.5-inch centre height round-bed lathe. One user from new and in exceptionally good original condition - even the original red handles are in perfect order. An interesting design with the saddle and tailstock both guided by square-section gib blocks (the sliding fit of which is adjustable) fitted into a 90-degree groove machined along the rear of the solid, round bar bed. The interior of the headstock has a flywheel built onto the spindle. £270 Phone: 0121-3549677 (Sutton Coldfield) Pictures of the Rollo Elf for sale here and Details of Rollo Elf lathes here
Offered on behalf of a Charity: Fobco "Star" 1/2" precision bench drill in superb, little-used condition. 1-phase Brook-Crompton motor, a 1/2" Jacobs chuck and fitted with a second clamp under the table allowing it to be slackened and rotated without falling. Very quiet and smooth running. A rare opportunity to acquire a perfect example of this high-class British-made drill. £650 Please phone: 01388-608132 for further information. Pictures of the Fobco drill for sale here and details of Fobco drills here
FREE to a Good Home: an H.T.H. Lathe (like this one) - but incomplete and not in very good condition… email Peter at: firstname.lastname@example.org
SOLD: Lorch LLV precision lathe: 65 mm x 350 mm between centres with a spindle to take 10 mm collets. The lathe is driven by a new 3-phase motor fitted with a variable-speed inverter giving a very smooth drive as well as soft start and instant braking. The drive passes though the original Lorch 6-speed countershaft (which has just been fitted with new bearings) - thus allowing an even greater range of speeds to be selected. Both drive belts are new,. The lathe is comprehensively equipped with: two tailstocks: one lever-feed, the other screw-feed, metric compound slide rest assembly, 22 off assorted 10 mm Lorch collets mixed imperial and metric sizes with draw tube, set of five step-chucks and closer, 4-way toolpost, 3-jaw chuck with internal and external jaws, faceplate, sensitive tailstock drill chuck to take Lorch 10 mm collets, 1 Morse taper tailstock which also accepts 10 mm collets, 2 off 1-Morse taper drill chucks, Morse taper centre, dead centre on a Lorch collet, hollow dead centre on Lorch collet, saw table, slitting-saw arbour and a graver rest. In good working order with some marks on the bed near the chuck that do not affect the working. £1350 For more details contact Rob on: 01432-890252 (Herefordshire) Pictures of the Lorch LLV lathe for sale here and details of Lorch LLV lathes here and other Lorch lathes here
For Sale: Pultra 1750 miniature precision lathe on the maker's multi-speed Mardrive stand with a foot-operated clutch and brake unit. Accessories include: a compound slide rest assembly, 26 wire chucks, a set of 5 step collets, a "box chuck", collet draw tube, 4-jaw independent chuck, lever-action tailstock attachment, slitting-saw arbor and a light unit, etc. Fitted with a (untested) 3-phase motor so ideal for conversion to variable-speed inverter drive. £950 For more details contact Rob on: 01432-890252 (Herefordshire) Pictures of the Pultra lathe for sale here and details of Pultra 1750 lathes here
For Sale: Warco GH-1330 geared-head lathe 165 mm centre height by 750 mm between centres with speeds from 70 to 2000 r.p.m. 38 mm spindle bore, hardened gap-bed, full dual English-metric screwcutting and feeds' gearbox with fully-enclosed leadscrew and a separate power shaft to the carriage, coolant system and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with pull-out chip tray and full-length splash back. Very well specified and equipped with: 2-axis DRO unit, 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, quick-set toolholder, fixed steady, thread-dial indicator, travelling steady, tailstock rotating centre, adjustable carriage stop, large radially-slotted faceplate, headstock spindle sleeve, extra changewheels to extend the threading range, chuck guard, halogen light unit. 3-phase electrics with built-in switchgear, control by the "third-rod" system and an emergency foot brake. Operating manual and parts list. An ex-school machine so lightly used only. Cost new, with extras around £4500 and offered at £2500. Phone: 07884-294-826 Pictures of the Warco GH-1330 for sale here
For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand and complete with a number of valuable accessories including: 6-jaw chuck, taper-turning unit, late-type swivelling milling slide with 2-bolt-per-axis fitting, lever-action tailstock, Dickson quick-set toolholder, precision centres on a machined base, small surface plate, dial-test indicator, magnetic base, genuine makers' spindle handle for turning by hand, Myford and T-rest for bed mounting, gravity coolant attachment, 4 tailstock chucks including precision keyless type, high-quality scissors-type knurling tool, thread-dial indicator, faceplate, two unused Myford chuck backplates, graduated handle to the leadscrew end, indexing unit with collet, set of unused Myford "Quick-set" boat-type cutting tools together with a comprehensive selection of other tools including J & S boring and parting and other tool-bit holders. 1-phase motor. £875 Phone: 07450-230325
Pictures of the Myford ML7 for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
SOLD: Boxford ME10 lathe 5" x 24" Type "A" One owner from new; equipped with a full Imperial screwcutting and feeds' gearbox, power sliding and surfacing and a spindle clutch - the latter are rare and desirable fitting on a Boxford. Mounted on the maker's stand and complete with: 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, 4-jaw chuck, vertical milling slide neatly converted from a Myford unit Dickson quick-set toolpost with holders, thread-dial indicator, collet chuck with collets, spindle sleeve-down adapter, faceplate, tailstock chuck, spare chuck backplate, adjustable boring bar and a multi-facet knurling tool. 1-phase electrics. £1500 Buyer to arrange collection but can be loaded onto suitable transport. Pictures of the lathe for sale here and details of Boxford lathes here
For Sale: Jones and Shipman 4 inch fixed grinding steady-rest. The item is complete and in its original paint . It has all three adjustment screws and bearing pads (although for safer shipping two of the screws are removed and wrapped alongside the body). Package weighs 4 kg and cal be shipped at extra cost both nationally and internationally (any customs fees payable by purchaser|) £95
Phone: 01904 610497 or mobile 07786165974 email: email@example.com Pictures of the grinder steady here
For Sale: Boxford AUD Lathe 5" x 24" Mk 111. This is a late-model example on the maker's final design of cabinet stand with a full-length splash back and tool shelf. Screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and single-lever engagement of backgear. Fitted with a T-slotted cross slide, 5-inch 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, Dickson quick-set toolpost, set of 5 drive dogs, two catchplates and a chuck guard. Currently installed in a college and complete with all the necessary safety switchgear. £1250 Phone: 0795-2224338 (Norwich) Pictures of the Boxford for sale here and details of Boxford lathes here
For Sale: a pair of Swiss Hauser high-precision vertical/horizontal milling machines These machines, originally fitted with lever-operated slides, have undergone a beautifully engineered conversion to screw-feed with digital readouts and micrometer stops by John Stevens (he makes the Stevens precision millers). Lever feed on the vertical carriage is left intact for slotting or drilling operations. Two opposed five-step pulleys give a very wide range of speeds from a 1-phase 1/4 H.P. motor (a number of further speed variations are also possible). Both millers can be used in either vertical or horizontal mode and each has a removable rotary table (the originals were fixed). Drive comes from Pultra Multi-speed Mardrive stand with a 1-phase 1/4 h.p. motor complete with a take-off drive on a moveable platform that enables the mounting of other machine such as a watchmaker's lathe or drill (the photographs shows such an example). Extras include: Individually switched LED lighting system for each machine; a number of collets including two 10 mm with 6 mm inserts; two 10 mm with 1/4" inserts, two 10 mm blanks and a 7 mm expandable to take 6 mm and 1/4" throwaway cutters. A small drilling chuck and an ER 11 collet holder on a 10 mm collet. The original lever feeds and original non-removable rotary tables with associated nuts and bolts are also included. Dimensions of the assembly: 30 inches wide, 21 inches deep and 62 inches high. When broken down, into a large hatchback. Delivery also possible. £3750 Phone: 07831-877240 for further details (West London) Pictures of the Hauser milling machines for sale here, details of similar Hauser millers here and of other Hauser machines here
For Sale: Myford Super 7 lathe 3.5" x 19" backgeared, screwcutting and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with deep chip tray and levelling blocks. Very little used from new and in its original maker's grey finish. The lathe is equipped with a new motor and Newton Tesla controller giving a fabulous means of controlling the spindle speed - the set up is invaluable for tapping and seamlessly changing speeds when machining across large diameters. For an example of it in use see: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icabH4PZ_Cs The unit also allows for jog and reverse functions. Also fitted with a recent Newall DP700 DRO fitted by Newall themselves. Also included are the following valuable accessories: a new Myford screwcutting gearbox kit with all the covers and associated parts (to be fitted); a "Quickset" milling attachment by Hemingway; quick-set Dickson toolpost with 4 standard and one parting-off holder; rear toolpost; the correct Burnerd 4-inch 3-jaw chuck and 6-inch 4-jaw chuck; swivelling vertical milling slide; handle to rotate the spindle by hand; rotating tailstock centre; precision keyless tailstock chuck; thread-dial indicator; faceplate, catchplate, light unit and a set of screwcutting changewheels. Overall this is the ultimate Myford, with hardly any use and very accurate. £3250 without the Quickstep miller or £3750 with the Quickstep miller included. Telephone Nick on: 07811-406095 (Leeds).
Pictures of the Myford Super 7 for sale here and details of Super 7 lathes here
For Sale: Myford Super 7B with screwcutting gearbox, powered cross-feed, a countershaft clutch and driven by a custom-made Newton Tesla 1-phase to 3-phase inverter to give variable-speed control. Mounted on the maker's late-type Industrial cabinet modified to provide two lockable compartments. The entire unit was recently stripped, cleaned and overhauled by the retired Mechanical Engineer owner, with new drive belts and with only very few minor items needing replacement.
The cabinet and lathe bed were repainted but otherwise the majority of the original paintwork retains its high-gloss finish with only minor marks. Included is the following comprehensive set of equipment: full coolant equipment, the correct half-depth body 6-inch independent 4-jaw Burnerd chuck, two 4-inch 3-jaw Burnerd chucks, one with inner jaws and one with outer jaws. (I find it quicker and easier to swap chucks than it is to change the jaws). Dickson quick-set toolpost with 4 holders, the original toolpost, rear toolpost, fixed and travelling steadies, graduated handle to the leadscrew end, thread-dial indicator, tailstock rotating centre, thirteen assorted turning tools, the maker's handbook and a copy of the Myford 7-Series book Also included are four "Tico" adjustable anti-vibration mounting feet for the cabinet,
Can be seen and heard working (quietly) from domestic supply in Wigan area. £3,200 For more details please phone: 07909-198 966
Pictures of the Myford Super 7B for sale here and details of Myford Super 7 lathes here
SOLD: Benson "Benli" backgeared and screwcutting precision lathe 3.75" x 20". Unused for some time but complete and in working order. A rare opportunity to acquire one of the finest, high-quality English-made lathes. Complete with: indexing ring on the headstock pulley, 3 and 4-jaw chucks, 4-way toolpost, fixed steady, tailstock chuck, screwcutting changewheels, a good set of turning tools, Dial-test indicator, and a Built-on countershaft and 1-phase motor £750 Phone: 01373-474849 (Somerset) Pictures of the Benson lathe for sale here and details of Benson lathes here
SOLD: Colchester Bantam Mk. 1 5.75" x 24". Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splash-back. Specification includes: all-geared headstock with 16 speeds to 1600 r.p.m., full screwcutting and feeds gearbox, hardened bed and a 2-speed 3-phase motor controlled by a "third-rod" system with spindle brake Complete with a new, unused 6-inch 3-jaw chuck and backplate; the original Burnerd 3-jaw chuck, 8-inch 4-jaw chuck, Dickson quick-set toolpost, dual inch/metric micrometer dials, metric transposing changewheels, extra changewheels to extend the threading range, coolant unit, Low-Vo light unit and a bed-mounted carriage stop, In excellent mechanical condition, still in the maker's original paint finish and in perfect working order. £1200 Pictures of the Colchester Bantam for sale here and details of Colchester Bantam lathes here
For Sale: Impetus Metalmaster Universal Machine Tool. Mounted on a heavy cast-iron stand with chip tray this wonderful machine is in superb, little-used condition. The Impetus can function as a screwcutting lathe and a boring, dividing, radial drilling, milling, keyway-cutting machine. I-phase electrics. To understand the full functionality, background and history of the Impetus there is a complete article here £2750
Pictures of the Impetus Metalmaster for sale here. Phone: 07887-534209 or 01722-666019
SOLD: Coronet No. 1 wood turning lathe with a capacity of 48" between centres. Little used and in perfect working order. Equipped with: Multistar Duplex Wood-turning Chuck with 'A' & 'D' jaws; tailstock revolving centre; 13 mm keyed drill chuck and 1MT arbor, 4-inch faceplate; 1½" screw chuck; ⅞" 4 prong drive centre; ½" 4 prong drive centre; Cone centre; Cup centre; 16-inch double-support tool rest (2 banjos included); 10-inch T-rest; 7-inch tool rest; 5-inch tool rest; hole boring centre kit; faceplate ring; screw chuck; carrier for 1 Morse taper accessories and the original instruction booklet. 220/240 volt ½hp single phase motor with no-volt safety release. £250
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For Sale: Myford Super 7B 3.5" x 30" long-bed lathe, serial No. SKL158560. Mounted on the maker's superior late-type industrial stand this single-phase lathe has had little use and is in superb condition. that has had very little use. Fitted with a screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and the maker's coolant system with tank and pump unit inside the stand, Very well equipped with: Myford dividing head with two plates, vertical milling slide, 3-jaw Burnerd high-precision adjustable Grip-tru chuck with both sets of jaws, the correct Burnerd half-depth body 6-inch 4-jaw chuck, Dickson quick change toolpost and 4 holders (and the standard toolpost), fine-feed drilling attachment for the tailstock, large capacity "Dore Westbury" fixed steady, travelling steady, hand T-rest assembly, thread-dial indicator, faceplate, graduated handle to leadscrew end, 2 x revolving centres, 2 x tailstock drill chucks, catchplate and 4 carriers, radius attachment, No. 2 Morse taper with a headstock thread, headstock bearing adjustment spanners, changewheels, maker's oil gun and other small accessories. Buyer to arrange collection. Can be loaded onto suitable transport. £4,500, Contact Malcolm on: 01993-882102 (Oxfordshire). Can be viewed by appointment. (Ref: 6/15) Pictures of the Myford Super 7 long-bed lathe for sale here and details of Myford Super 7 lathes here
For Sale: Harrison L5 lathe 4.5" x 24" with detachable gap bed. All-geared headstock with spindle clutch. . Complete with 3-jaw chuck, Dickson quick-set toolpost, fixed steady, four tailstock chucks, tailstock rotating centre, Morse centres and a thread-dial indicator and a carriage stop. The feed-box does not work at present but the parts have been re-made and a leadscrew and feed-shaft have been sourced (may need lengthy modification ) as the machine came without these and only requires re-assembling. Otherwise in good original condition. 3-phase motor. £495 Phone: 0750-0704443 or 0791-7715948 Pictures of the Harrison L5 lathe for sale here and details of Harrison L5 lathes here
For Sale: a nicely restored "Britannia" 4" x 30" backgeared, screwcutting gap-bed lathe on the maker's twin-flywheel, treadle-driven stand with the correct rear-mounted wooden tool tray. Although the maker cannot be confirmed, the lathe is very like a Britannia No. 15 or 16. Complete with: 4-jaw chuck, faceplate and a large set of screwcutting changewheels. £275 Phone: 01384-376965 office hours. Pictures of the Britannia treadle lathe for sale here and details of Britannia lathes here
SOLD: Boxford AUD Mk. 3. Serial number 34853. . 5" x 22" backgeared with an Imperial screwcutting and feeds gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds and single lever engagement of backgear. Mounted on the maker's underdrive stand. This is an early Mk. 3 version (the last type manufactured) and complete with: cross slide with T-slot, 3-jaw chuck both sets of jaws, the correct half-depth body Burnerd 6-inch 4-jaw chuck, the original Boxford-branded Dickson quick-set toolpost, faceplate, catchplate, tailstock chuck and a number of changewheels and other accessories. 1-phase motor. £1250 Pictures of the Boxford AUD for sale here and details of Boxford lathes here
For Sale: Colchester Student Mk. 1 lathe 6.5" x 24" with gap-bed, a full screwcutting and feeds gearbox and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand. . 3-jaw chuck, tailstock rotating centre, 4-way toolpost. Also includes a spare cross slide, top slide and saddle, etc. Complete but needs some minor reassembly and TLC - or could be dismantled for its (valuable) parts. £375 Phone: 07760-889238 Pictures of the Colchester Student for sale here and details of Colchester Student lathes here
SOLD: Colchester Student 1800 lathe 6.5" x 25" with a induction hardened gap bed. . This machine is in outstanding condition with perfect paintwork: owned by a model engineer for some time. Imperial micrometer dials and a full imperial and metric screwcutting gearbox. Complete with: 3-jaw chuck with standard & soft jaws, 4- jaw chuck, coolant system, quick-change tool post with 3 holders, faceplate, catchplate, the spindle Morse adapter sleeve and centre, rotating and dead centres, chuck guard, splashback and turning tools. Single-phase motor (the original 3-phase motor is also included). £4550 Pictures of the Student 1800 lathe for sale here and details of Student 1800 lathes here
SOLD Precision watchmaker's milling machine handmade by John Stevens Machines. New and unused (I am only selling to buy his larger model). Spindle takes 8 mm collets. 12-volt motor with variable-speed power supply unit. Built in work light. Machine Vice has a jaw width of 50 mm with a 40 mm opening capacity. £675 Pictures of the Stevens precision miller for sale here and details of Stevens milling machines here
For Sale: Tom Senior M1 milling machine with both vertical and horizontal capacity. . Table 26" x 6" with power feed and auto knock-off. Complete with swivelling vertical head (2 Morse taper spindle), horizontal overarm with spacers and drop-bracket end support, coolant equipment. This beautifully constructed and versatile milling machine has had two owners from new - and I have the original invoice. In my ownership it has been completely dismantled and rebuilt - and then used primarily for cutting aluminium. 3-phase motor foot mounted on the top of the column that gives, in conjunction with the internal backgear speeds from 60 to 1660 r.p.m. (the motor is changed very easily for almost any type). Original frosting (scraping) marks still visible on the column with just one very slight mark to the table. £1375 Phone: 07500-948945 (Cheltenham). Viewing welcome, loading facilities available. I am also able to partially dismantle and strap it to a pallet for collection for an agreed fee. Pictures of the Tom Senior miller for sale here and details of Senior milling machines here
For Sale: Pultra 17-50 miniature precision lathe. In excellent working order and mounted on a self-contained underdrive stand with the correct Mardrive multi-speed countershaft with foot-operated clutch, single-phase motor and a Dewhurst reversing switch. Well equipped with ring-scroll precision 3-jaw chuck (with reversible face jaws) 4-jaw chuck, compound slide rest, set of wire collets, set of step-up collets, set of cone collets, bronze drive dogs, drive centre, flip-up hand T-rest, raiser block, tailstock chuck, box chuck, etc. £1650 Phone: 078-6622-4069 (Leics) Pictures of the Pultra lathe for sale here and details of Pultra lathes here
Clearance Sale: Swiftcut 10-inch Horizontal Bandsaw (needs attention). Smart & Brown No. 4 Fly-press. Vertical milling head for an.Elliott U1/U2 milling machine. 87-piece slip guage set, metric. Several 3-inch record bench vices. Unused genuine BCA toolmakers' vice. Unused 325 mm 3-jaw chuck on a D1-8 Camlock fitting. Collet Chuck 4-inch on a D1 Camlock fitting. Unused 6-inch Abwood Hdra vice - and a number of other types of vice. Open to discuss offers. Phone Tenga Engineering on: 01425-622567.
For Sale: Myford Dividing Attachment with 2 plates £325 Myford Swivelling Vertical slide. Late type with 2 bolts per axis £170 Myford Plain vertical Slide: £95 Phone: 01730-892662 or 0777-570-8381 Pictures of the Myford Accessories for sale here
For Sale: Myford ML7B lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. A top-class specification with screwcutting gearbox, spindle clutch and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray. Enthusiast owned and so well equipped with: 3-jaw chuck, the correct Pratt half-depth body 6-inch 4-jaw chuck, a 5-inch 4-jaw chuck, Cowells capstan-handle-driven tailstock barrel; the original screw-feed tailstock barrel, collet nosepiece with a set of collets, 4-way toolpost, rear toolpost, fixed steady, travelling steady, hand-T-rest, 6 tailstock chucks, boring head, die holder, V-pad for tailstock, Myford V-blocks and angle plates, thread-dial indicator, maker's large and standard faceplates, 3 catchplates, spare chuck backplates, Myford V-blocks and angle plates, clamp-type knurling tool, spare (possibly new) T-slotted cross slide, etc. Also included is a 6-drawer toolmaker's cabinet containing toolmakers vices, DTIs, thread gauges, tools, etc. £1350
Phone: 01730-892662 or 0777-570-8381 Pictures of the Myford ML7B for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. Mounted on the maker's stand and complete with: 3-jaw chuck, set of Myford quick-set "boat" cutting tools, faceplate, catchplate, tailstock chuck, pressure oil gun and a supply of the correct maker's oil. 1-phase motor and a Stanton reversing switch. Also included are copies of the maker's handbook and the "Amateur's'' Lathe" and "Amateur's Workshop" books. £550 Phone: 0774-591-7681
(West Cumbria) Pictures of the ML7 for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
For Sale: Myford MG12 Cylindrical Grinder. Serial number S118621 12-inch' Wheel Diameter. I have owned this machine for approximately 12 years and used it for prototyping shafts. I have recently given it a complete overhaul, with a careful repaint and it is in very good condition and perfect working order. Complete with the proper Myford coolant tank and pump, four grinding wheels and imperial collets. The slides have imperial graduations. £1995 Phone: 07774 780277 Pictures of the Myford Grinder for sale here
For Sale: Archdale Vertical Milling Machine. A substantial model in full working order. The worm-and-wheel controlled swivel head holds a 50 INT spindle with fine feed by handwheel. 12 spindle speeds from 35 to 638 r.p.m.
Table 62.5" x 14.5" with power feed rates from 0.71" to 20"/minute and rapids in all directions. Machine dimensions 71" front to back and 65" (plus table movement) width. Weight 2.75 tons. A quantity of 50 INT tooling is also available by negotiation.
£795 (I'd suggest that a buyer collects with a Hyab-equipped lorry….) Phone: 01442-872673 Pictures of the Archdale vertical milling machine for sale here
SOLD: Schaublin 70 high-precision miniature lathe. 70 mm centre height. Complete with a W12 headstock with collets: 1 - 1,5 - 2 - 2,5 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 12,5 mm and a collet-mounted dead centre. W12 drawbar Pratt Burnerd 70 mm three-jaw chuck with insider and outside jaws Mounted a good, home-build underdrive stand with a 220 DC motor giving infinitely variable speeds through a vario transformer. This Schaublin 70 was originally installed in a Danish electronic company that made computers and calculators, etc. and the drive system and its controls were probably made by the Company's engineers. There are some small marks in bed and a little damage in top slide. £1250 Phone: I am willing to ship worldwide and can pack and crate it securely. Please feel free to contact me for more information, shipping costs and extra pictures. (Denmark) Details of Schaublin 70 lathes here
For Sale: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting. In excellent condition for its age and works perfectly with no slop or bearing wear. Within the last year the bed has been ground by a very reputable engineering company accustomed to working on Myford beds; fitted with a new zeroing micrometer dial on the cross-feed screw; new nuts on the cross and top slides and a new backgear spindle bullwheel. £650 Phone: 01633-485305 (Newport, South Wales) Pictures of the Myford ML7 lathe for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
For Sale: George Adams 3" x 16" lathe as made by Portass. This lathe has been cleverly modified by a previous owner to include a rebuilt headstock with backgear and a much improved compound slide rest with a T-slotted cross slide and greatly extended travels. Well equipped with: 1-phase motor/countershaft unit with push-button starter; 3-jaw chuck; 4-jaw chuck; 4-way toolpost; set of screwcutting changewheels; tailstock chuck, spare chuck backplate, etc. Just stripped, cleaned and repainted - just a couple of small jobs left to re-commission for use. £150 Phone: 0207-2782698 Pictures of the George Adams/Portass lathe for sale here and details of the George Adams/Portass Mk. 5 lathe here and George Adams lathes here
For Sale: Myford 254S 4.75" x 24" geared-head lathe with screwcutting gearbox and power cross feed. Owned from new by a retired toolmaker, used only for model making and in perfect order, A very well specified machine with a hardened bed, fully enclosed leadscrew, separate power shaft, large diameter micrometer dial on cross feed screw, integrated electrical controls and eight spindle speeds from 53 to 2000 r.p.m. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray and storage shelves and complete with: all the maker's original equipment including the headstock reduction sleeve and the following accessories: 5-inch 3-jaw chuck with both sets of jaws, 6-inch 4-jaw independent chuck, Swiss "Multifix" type quick-set toolpost with 7 holders, tailstock rotating centre, faceplate, graduated handle to leadscrew end, Myford angle plate, Morse centres, halogen light unit, tailstock chuck and the makers Operating Manual and sales catalogue. There may be other small parts as well. £3500 Available separately is a Myford swivelling vertical slide with vice £145 Phone: 01993-841778 Pictures of the Myford 254 for sale here and details of Myford 254 lathes here
For Sale: a classic Pittler C3 Universal Milling and Turning Lathe Circa 5" x 24" backgeared, screwcutting with power feed to the cross slide (the whole carriage assembly swivelling around the trapezoidal bed) and built circa 1890-1910. This remarkable machine is in fine, original condition and mounted on maker's cast-iron stand. Complete with a number of accessories including a travelling steady, auto face-turning attachment, bevel-geared cutter frame, drilling spindle and draw bars, blank mandrels, 26 assorted collets , catchplate, tailstock draw bars and the manual and parts list for the year. A 1-phase motor is included together with a new cast iron motor mount and blocks . £1500 Contact Barry Macpherson on: 0191-4286575 or 07966-285390 anytime Pictures of the Pittler lathe for sale here and details of Pittler lathes here
SOLD: Downham Elliott mini-borer with facility to act as a co-ordinate milling and drilling machine. A very high quality, small foot-print (21" x 17") jig borer in good condition. Table 16' 'x 7'' with 12" of longitudinal and 7" of cross travel controlled by very large, satin-chrome plated, vernier-equipped micrometer dials with face locks. Automatic powered down-feed for boring with 3 inches of quill travel and the whole head assembly raised and lowered by a star wheel and counterbalanced by a weight within the column. Tooling is held by collets with a range of 13 held in their door tray together with the special spanners for the spindle nose. Also included is a copy of the Instruction and Parts Manual. Weight 340 kg and the height 63". Single-phase electrics. £950 Pictures of the Downham-Elliott Jig Borer for sale here and details of Downham/Elliott Mini Jig Borers here
SOLD Harrison 165 late 165 x 1000 mm (6.5 x 40 inch) all-metric model with a camlock spindle fitting. . Gap bed lathe, metric lead screw and full screwcutting and feeds gearbox (with all-lever control), all-geared headstock and power sliding and surfacing feeds. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray, splash-back (not shown in the pictures) coolant system and a built-in Low-Vo light unit. Complete with: Burnerd 3-jaw chuck, Burnerd 4-jaw independent chuck; 2-way toolpost, thread-dial indicator; faceplate and chuck guard. 3- phase electrics. A little-used example and ex-Oxford University. £1350 Pictures of the Harrison 165 lathe for sale here and details of Harrison 165 lathes here
SOLD: Boxford AUD lathe 5" x 24" Mk. 3 (late version) with screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed and single-lever engagement of backgear. . A little-used, ex-college machine mounted on the maker's improved underdrive stand with a full-length splashback and tool tray. Equipped with: 3-jaw chuck, the correct half-depth body 6-inch Burnerd 4-jaw chuck, T-slotted cross slide, Dixon quick-set toolpost, tailstock chuck, rear toolpost and a chuck guard. 3-phase electrics so ideal for conversion to Inverter variable-speed round. This is an excellent example of well-equipped Boxford. £1150 Pictures of the Boxford for sale here and details of Boxford lathes here
SOLD: Warco Turret Milling Machine Type KF-VO-A2F. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand, fitted with a 2-axis DRO and metric micrometer dials. Swing, tilt and slide head has an R8 spindle (to take Bridgeport tooling) with both wheel-controlled fine downfeed and a rapid-action lever for drilling. Table 30" x 7" with 6-speed power feed that has both a "rapids" and a "slow" override setting. This is a very well maintained machine that has had little use. Complete with: Clarkson collet chuck and 4 collets, face mill, drill chuck, fly cutter plus other tooling. At just under 6 ft high this is an ideal machine for the smaller workshop. 3-phase electrics so ideal for conversion to inverter-driven variable speed control. £1750 Pictures of the Warco Turret Milling machine for sale here
SOLD: Drummond "Admiralty" model 3.5" x 15" gap-bed, backgeared, screwcutting with power cross feed and automatic disengage to the longitudinal carriage drive. Mounted on metal stand with 1-phase drive system. This is a late-model example and complete with the very rare tumble-reverse assembly, three 3-jaw chucks, two 4-jaw chucks, faceplates, fixed steady (an adapted ML2 type), changewheels, original "Norman-patent" height-adjustable toolpost, tailstock chuck, a spare countershaft unit and a mass of assorted and very useful tooling--everything in the Worksop on shelves and in tins related to the lathe. One owner for many decades. Quick sale needed for probate - so just £275.
Available separately: a spare, complete tumble-reverse mechanism to fit the Myford/Drummond M-Type lathe. £75 + post. Details of Drummond Admiralty lathes here and the ordinary Drummond 3.5-inch lathes here
SOLD: Myford/Drummond Tumble-reverse mechanism to fit all M-type lathes. £75 + post Pictures of the Myford Drummond tumble-reverse assembly here
SOLD: For Sale- and REDUCED To CLEAR: Mondial "Soag Simplex" 7" x 36" gap-bed lathe. A well-specified lathe currently in use restoring museum displays. Fitted with a screwcutting gearbox and power sliding and surfacing feeds. Drive comes from a motor held in the headstock-end plinth. 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, 4-way toolpost and a thread-dial indicator. This is a robust lathe capable of a wide variety of jobs but the drive to the screwcutting gearbox is missing and will have to be re-established. £175 Pictures of the Mondial Soag Simplex lathe for sale here and details of Simplex lathes here
SOLD: Warco VMC Turret Vertical Milling Machine. Equipped to a very high standard with the following specification: fitted inverter-controlled infinitely variable-speed drive (in addition to the 9 belt-driven speeds); 2-axis Digital Read Out and a digital scale of the quill travel; power feed to the 660 mm x 152 mm (26" x 6") table. Head rotates 360° on horizontal axis, tilts left to right and has both a fine downfeed by handwheel and a quick-action drilling feed by lever. Quill is R8 - so takes inexpensive and easily-available Bridgeport tooling. One-shot lubrication to slideways and table feed screws; fitted optional extra-wide chip tray; halogen light unit, quick-action machine vice, R8 collet chuck and two R8 drill chucks - one a keyless precision type.
Full details of the current miller here. Very little used from new. List price new with DRO, Inverter and other accessories around £2250 - offered at £1650 Pictures of the Warco VMC milling machine for sale here and full details of the current miller here. (This miller is almost the same as that offered for many years as the Myford VMC--but with a considerable number of specification enhancements)
SOLD : Warco GH-1330 lathe 165 mm x 750 mm (6.5" x 30") geared-head lathe with a roller-bearing spindle with a D1-4" Cam-Lock nose. A very well specified machine with hardened and ground detachable-gap bed, full dual metric/inch screwcutting and feeds gearbox, power sliding and surfacing feeds with a covered leadscrew and separate power shaft and mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with a full-length splash back and slide-out chip tray. Dual inch/metric micrometer dials, micrometer dial to tailstock handwheel, third-rod control of spindle stop, start and reverse and a foot-operated spindle brake. Equipment includes: 2-axis DRO system, 160 mm 3-jaw chuck, and unused (boxed) 200 mm 4-jaw independent chuck. Fixed steady, travelling steady, Micro adjustable bed stop, full coolant system, faceplate, Morse centres, quick-set toolpost with a selection of toolholders, thread-dial indicator, halogen light unit, tailstock chuck, chuck guard, the makers Operation Manual and a toolkit, etc. Single-phase electrics. Very little used from new and in pristine condition. List price new with the DRO around £3450. Offered at £2450. Pictures of the Warco GH-1330 lathe for sale here and full details and specification of this still-current machine can be seen here.
SOLD Sherline Lathe Model 4410 3.5" x 17" long-bed lathe - a Metric 'CNC Ready' machine. Little used and in full working order. Single-phase high-torque DC motor with variable-speed drive and integrated switchgear and controls. Equipped with a range of genuine maker's accessories including: zeroing micrometer dials, stepper motor mountings, stepper motors, Sherline Assembly and Instruction Book, 3-jaw chuck, self-centring 4-jaw chuck, independent 4-jaw chuck, height-adjustable "rocker" toolpost, parting-off toolpost with blade, tailstock rotating centre, two tailstock chucks, centres for headstock and tailstock, faceplate and drive dog. Also included are copies of the Vector XT CNC Handbook and Sherline's "Instructions and Shop Wisdom" booklet £750 (list price new with accessories in excess of £1400). Pictures of the Sherline lathe for sale here and details of Sherline 4000 Series lathes here
SOLD: Myford ML7 lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and screwcutting mounted on the levelling blocks and with a deep chip tray. In excellent original condition and well equipped with: Myford vertical milling slide, 3-jaw Burnerd Super-precision adjustable "Grip-tru" chuck, the correct half-depth body 6-inch Burnerd 4-jaw chuck, set of genuine Myford "quick-set" tooling with adjuster boat and a fitted wooden box, 4-way toolpost, single toolpost, travelling steady, thread-dial indicator, faceplate, two catchplates, Jacobs tailstock chuck and a copy of the maker's Operating & Maintenance Manual. Single-phase brook-Crompton motor. £950 Pictures of the ML7 lathe for sale here and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
SOLD: Nordan watchmakers' lathe as a boxed set. Manufactured in Denmark this is a high-quality machine with a set of useful accessories including: a fine compound slide rest with a top slide having two T-slots and a travel of 40 mm together with a cross slide able to move right over its micrometer dial to give a travel of 50 mm. A24 wire collets (+ 10 extra in a tin); 10 cone collets; 3 wax chucks; carrier chuck, a flip-up tool rest with wide and narrow Ts; filing rest; a 3-jaw ring-scroll 3-jaw chuck; an indexing arm to engage with the circle of holes drilled into the face of the headstock pulley; grinding wheel arbor; other collet-mount arbors; 14 sinking tools and other small parts. £850 Pictures of the Nordan lathe for sale here and more on Nordan lathes here
SOLD: Cromwell Mk. 2 3.5" x 20" precision backgeared and screwcutting toolroom lathe with power cross feed. This rare, beautifully-made and originally very expensive lathe is complete with its maker's built-on motor countershaft unit, a set of over 30 screwcutting changewheel, fixed steady, travelling steady, collets, 3-jaw chuck, 4-jaw chuck, T-slotted faceplate, a dividing plate and indexing arm, a vast collection of turning tools, reamers, tailstock chucks, tailstock rotating centre, two rotating head knurling tools, drive dogs, spare belts, belt clips, spanners, etc. The package also includes a well-specified Newtool bench drill with rack-and-pinion driven, rise-and-fall round rotating table and 1-phase motor. £750 Pictures of the Cromwell precision lathe for sale here and details of Cromwell Mk. 2 lathes here
SOLD: Harrison M300 long-bed lathe 167 mm x 1000 mm (6.5" x 40"). Hardened bed, with gap, metric leadscrew and micrometer dials. All-geared headstock, full screwcutting and feeds gearbox. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with chip tray, suds system and splash-back. Complete with: 3-jaw chuck; 4-jaw independent chuck; 4-way toolpost; fixed steady; thread-dial indicator; catchplate; tailstock centres; magnetic base with dial-test indicator; magnetic V-block; Low-Vo light unit; rotating multi-set knurling tool, tailstock drill chuck & key; chuck guard; Morse centre and the maker's Instruction Manual 3-phase electrics: £2250 ) Pictures of the Harrison M300 for sale here and details of Harrison M300 lathes here
SOLD For Sale: Myford "254 Plus" lathe with a 5.34" centre height in an all-metric specifications and complete with a number of new, unused accessories. Installed from new in a girls' school, and used for the occasionally turning of wood only - the grinding marks on the induction hardened bedways are still clearly visible. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand and equipped with a full screwcutting gearbox, power cross feed from an oil-bath lubricated apron, a top speed of 2000 r.p.m. and a zeroing micrometer dial on the carriage handwheel. Complete with a Burnerd 3-jaw chuck, the correct half-depth body Burnerd 4-jaw chuck, tailstock chuck, halogen light unit, chuck guard, Morse centres and a selection of cutting tools including knurls and parting-off blade holders. The new accessories are: Myford Taper Turning attachment, Myford fixed and travelling steadies, Myford thread dial indicator and spare gearbox ratio and name plates and motor drive pulleys Also fitted with a useful red emergency stop foot-bar. There is a small chip on the edge of the top slide. A 3 phase machine so ideal for conversion to variable-speed inverter drive - though the fitting of a 1-phase motor would be absolutely straightforward. £3950 Pictures of the Myford 254 for sale here and details of Myford 254 lathes here
SOLD: Emco "Emcomat 7" 3,5" x 17" geared-head screwcutting lathe. Mounted on the maker's cabinet stand with storage cupboard and chip tray and complete with: 3-jaw chuck faceplate, set of screwcutting changewheels, graduated hand to leadscrew end, 4-way toolpost, tailstock chuck, bronze drive dog, centres, a copy of the maker's instruction book and turning tools. 1-phase motor with push-button starter and reversing switch. In sound working order and ready to use. £475
Pictures of the Emco 7 lathe for sale here and details of Emco 7 lathes here
For Sale: WORKSHOP EQUIPMENT - please phone to discuss prices, etc.
SOLD: Myford Super 7 lathe (1-phase) on the maker's full cabinet stand and with equipment. Excellent order £1450
SOLD: Metba Precision Universal Milling Machine - full details here
SOLD: Fobco Pillar Drill in good original condition. 3-phase: £395
SOLD: Parnavac vacuum forming machine (3-phase) in full working order: £550
SOLD: Startrite 352S Bandsaw. 1-phase electrics and in superb, little used condition. £750
SOLD: Wadkin Heavy-duty Vertical Sanding Disc (3-phase) on a cast-iron stand and with a dust extractor. £475
SOLD: Berridge Spray Booth (1-phase): £450
SOLD: Hydrovane "Silent" compressor (3-phase) complete with a 1-phase Motivair drier: £550
Vacuum tank and pump (1-phase): a Facuum Techna Craftsman Type 300 a processing vessel for degassing resins and silicone rubbers £375
SOLD: Drytex dust-extraction unit. (3-phase): £150
For further details and picture please call Andrew Hart on 01707 -663300 during office hours (machines in Hertfordshire).
Pictures of the machines for sale here
SOLD: Arundel K450 woodturning lathe. A late-model, British made machine with a rigid, twin-bar bed made from solid steel and mounted on a substantial, purpose-built steel bench. I purchased this lathe new and used it very carefully. For bowl turning the headstock is slid to the tailstock end of bed where a separate bowl-turning rest is located. .Swing 9-inch over the bed, 18" over the bench and admits 36" between centres. Drive is from a 1-phase motor through smooth-running Poly-V belt speeds. Speeds: 500, 850, 1350 and 2150 r.p.m. Complete with a lot of useful equipment - in fact everything you need to get started and progress: a high-quality Robert Sorby precision combination chuck Model 900 with extra collets and turning accessories, Screw-chuck, faceplate, revolving tailstock centre, jaws for the dovetail work, pin chuck, a set of six Ashley Iles turning tools plus a long hole boring chisel. £350 More turning tools are available, individually priced.
Pictures of Arundel for sale here and details of Arundel lathes here
SOLD: Myford ML7B Tri-Lever Lathe 3.5" x 20" gap-bed, backgeared and fitted with a screwcutting gearbox. This is a top-of-the-range ML7 in its original maker's paint finish and in perfect working order. Mounted on the maker's cabinet with levelling blocks and a deep chip tray and fitted with the Tri-Lever instant-speed change attachment (that doubles as a clutch) and the rare single-phase 2-Speed forward and reverse motor controlled by the proper (late-type, factory-installed) switchgear that gives 12 forward and 12 reverse speeds. Extras include: late-type 2-bolt per-axis swivelling Myford milling slide, 3-Jaw Burnerd chuck with both sets of jaws, the correct 6-inch half-depth body 4-Jaw chuck, tailstock chuck, 4-way toolpost, standard toolpost, fixed steady, faceplate, thread-dial indicator, graduated handle to leadscrew end, Collet closer and two collets and the maker's instruction and maintenance manual. £1550 Pictures of the Myford Tri-Leva ML7 for sale here (with more on the Tri-Leva Type here) and details of Myford ML7 lathes here
SOLD: a virtually unused Sieg Mini Milling & Drilling Machine Type Super X2P with belt drive and a No. 3 Morse Taper spindle fitted with both a rapid-action drill lever and a fine-feed handwheel. Variable spindle speeds span 100 to 2500 r.p.m. Table 400 x 145 mm with 330 mm longitudinal travel, 145 mm across and with a head lift of 270 mm. Purchased from Arc Euro Trade on the 10th July this year. Included with the miller: digital read-out scale 300 mm/12" long for the longitudinal feed, swivel-base machine vice, Morse conversion sleeve 3 to 1; 24-piece clamping set, drill chuck and a selection of milling cutters in 10 and 12 mm diameters. New prices shown on the invoice total £655. Offered at £500. Pictures of the Sieg Milling machine for sale here
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