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For Sale: Myford Mystro 5.5” x 20” Woodturning Lathe mounted on a rigid, powder-coasted steel stand. One careful owner from new with both the lathe and accessories in superb condition. Sturdy cast-iron headstock swivels for large-diameter work using the bowl-turning attachment No. 2 Morse taper hollow spindle runs on 2 large taper roller bearings and has a 11/8” x 12 t.p.i. nose and carries a ring of 24 indexing holes. Comprehensively equipped to tackle a wide variety of work with the following accessories: Myford compound slide, calibrated in metric, for metal turning with a 4-jaw self-centering engineering chuck. Sorby “Patriot” woodturning chuck with standard jaws; ER 20 collet chuck; six hand T-rests from 2” to 12” long; drilling jig; 4 inch faceplate; 2 Morse taper drive & tailstock centres; wood screw chuck and the maker’s instruction book. Reversible variable-speed drive using a 1-phase to 3-phase inverter with a 1 h.p. 3-phase Brook Compton motor (i.e. just plug into the domestic supply and it all works). The lathe made to my specification by Myford in Nottingham in 1999 Reason for sale: downsizing £500 Phone: 01544-327691 (Herefordshire) Pictures of the Myford Mystro wood lathe for sale here and details of the Mystro lathe here
Sold: Coronet Major Combination wood lathe and multi-function woodworking machine. Serial No. 203 JN 69. Fitted with the correct Brooke Crompton ‘Gryphon’ 1 h.p. 2800 r.p.m. motor with a push-button starter and the very rare speed-reduction countershaft system. All the guards for the main drive, planer drive and both over and under saw blade are in place. Mounted on the maker’s original cabinet stand with a new oak edged 18 mdf top. 7/8” x 16 t.p.i. spindle thread with a thread protector. Very well equipped for a wide variety of wood machining operations: Saw table with mitre gauge (with a micro-adjustment fence) and a new 10” TCT 40t blade just fitted. 4 ½” planer with the thicknesser attachment. Morticing attachment with the correct collet chuck and chisel holder . Combination table with support roller (used for sawing large sheets of wood). 5/16” Long hole boring kit (no auger) 6” faceplate, 8” sanding disc, 2 x tool rest banjos, double-length tool rest, standard tool rest, 2 x 2-prong Morse taper wood-drive centres, 1-Morse taper centre, 1 Morse taper dead centre, 1 Morse taper rotating centre, New main drive belt, planer belt and reduction pulley belt. Rewired using 15A rubber flex cable. The machine has been completely stripped, cleaned, primed and painted with Tekaloid machinery enamel and both looks superb and performs faultlessly. An opportunity to acquire a well-equipped and especially well-made wood machining centre. £650 Phone: 01422-373338 or 07801-491769 Pictures of the Coronet universal Woodworker for sale here and details of Coronet machines here
SOLD: Harrison Jubilee Wood-turning Lathe. 5” x 30”. This is an unusually well-specified Jubilee complete with the rarely-found rack-and-pinion driven carriage and cross-slide assembly that allows both precision wood turning and light metal working to be undertaken; two tailstocks, one screw-feed the other lever operated; bowl-turning attachment; inboard and outboard faceplates; short T-rest; long T-rest and a special curved bowl-turning rest. Also included is a set of 16 turning tools and an Axminster-type wood collet chuck complete with all the fittings. 1-phase motor with push-button, no-volt release starter. In good working order and ready to use. £650 The lathe dismantles easily into headstock plinth, bed and tailstock-end foot and can be moved in a hatchback. Pictures of the Jubilee wood lathe for sale here and details of Jubilee lathes here
For Sale: a one-owner-from-new Myford ML8 4 ½”x 38” woodturning lath. Mounted on a 2-inch thick solid ash work top that is carried on a stout 2” x 2” x1/4” welded angle-iron stand—the legs being fitted with castors. 1-phase British Thomson Houston 1/3 h.p. 1425 r.p.m. motor mounted on the proper Myford underdrive countershaft unit. The lathe is complete with the outboard bowl-turning attachment, a large 10” faceplate/sanding disc, 6” inboard and outboard faceplates, 3 tool rests (one extra long,) wood drive and hollow Morse centres, a ball-race tailstock rotating centre , ½” tailstock drill chuck, a good set lathe tools and the original Myford assembly instructions. Also included is a Trend lightweight battery-powered respirator unit, one large plank of 2” thick beach, two planks of Mahogany and sundries blank pieces of turning wood to get you started. All in excellent original condition and perfect working order ready to use. Spare (working) 1-phase 1/3 hp 1425 rpm motor included. £350 Phone: 01455-619800
Pictures of the Myford ML8 wood lathe for sale here and details of Myford ML8 wood lathes here
SOLD: Mejix Wood-turning Copy Lathe. Ideal for amateur or professional use this is
a robust machine that can accurately reproduce spindles, table and chair legs
and faceing work to the highest standards. In very good condition and little
used. 1-phase, 1-h.p. motor with 4-step V-belt drive, 150 mm faceplate and
carrying centre, Fixed steady, set of three templates, 300 mm tool rest ,
silent block leg stand with stabilizers. Instruction manual.
Specification: Max over bed without copier 380 mm. Max over bed with copier 85 mm. Max between centres without copier 1000 mm. Max between centres with copier 960 mm. Spindles & Tail stock taper 2 Morse. Spindles thread 20 x 1 mm. 4 speeds 830-1150-1900 and 2700 r.p.m. Overall length 1600 mm. Overall width 700 mm. Overall height 1200 mm. Weight 100 kg £270.00 Pictures of the Mejix wood-copy lathe for sale here
Sale: Arundel K Series twin-bar bed wood-turning lathe. Widely regarded as
amongst the finest small woodturning lathes ever made, they feature all
cast-iron and steel construction and are noted for their fine finish and
smooth, vibration free running. This a 4-speed Poly-V belt drive model with a
capacity of 36” between centres and an impressive 22” diameter for bowl
turning. The bowl turning set-up is achieved by sliding the complete
headstock-cum-motor assembly to the tailstock end of the bed so giving a clear
access to the job. Accessories included: purpose built, very heavy steel stand,
a genuine Jacobs drill chuck, faceplate, revolving tailstock centre, 2 curved
bowl turning rests, a multi-function wood-turning chuck that features 2 sizes
of pin chuck (1 ½” and 1”), a screw chuck, 4 sets of jaws and matching dovetail
rings for bowl work. 1-phase motor. Collection from Swindon/Cirencester area.
The lathe alone would fit in a reasonable sized estate/hatchback, the stand
requires a larger vehicle: ring for details. £350 Phone: 07876-503074
Pictures of the Arundel wood lathe for sale here and details of Arundel lathes here
SOLD: Myford ML8 woodturning lathe 4” x 30”. Mounted on a good wooden stand and complete with 1-phase motor, bowl-turning attachment, planer attachment thicknesser unit, tilting sanding table, 4 faceplates, wood-drive and hollow centres, tailstock chuck and a good selection of turning tools. All in perfect working order and ready to use. £275 Phone: 01254-812179 or mobile: 07763955425 (Lancs) Pictures of the Myford ML8 for sale here and details of Myford ML8 lathes here
SOLD: Harrison Union Jubilee Wood Lathe 5” x 30”. Fitted with bowl turning
attachment and in outstanding original condition. Accessories included a
special curved tool rest for turning deep bowls, four faceplates/backplates,
several wood-drive centres, tailstock chuck, tailstock rotating centre and a
light unit. Fitted with a powerful cap-start, cap-run 1-phase Brook-Crompton
motor and the correct push-button starter. Comes apart very easily for
transport - will even fit in a hatchback with the seats down. £550
Pictures of the Jubilee wood lathe for sale here Details of Jubilee wood lathes here
SOLD: Record CORONET No. 3 wood-turning lathe. Top-of-the-range long-bed model able to take 48” between centres. A top-of-the-range model it has an all cast-iron and steel construction with chrome-plated bed rails, 5-speed Poly-V drive from powerful 1-phase motor with push-button starter, swivel headstock for bowl turning (30” capacity). Combination Wood Chuck, tailstock rotating centre, special bowl-turning rest, calipers and a large collection of wood-turning tools. £395 Pictures of the Record Coronet No.3 wood lathe for sale here
SOLD: Coronet Major Wood Lathe - a late-model, one-owner from new machine and little-used. Mounted on the maker’s cabinet stand. Very well equipped with: circular saw attachment; planer thicknesser; large bowl-turning attachment; panel cutting support; double-length turning rest; faceplate; box combing attachment; variable groove width cutter (new). Maker’s Instructions. Single-phase motor. In full working order and ready to use. Located West Midlands. £550 Pictures of the Coronet Major for sale here
SOLD: Oliver wood-turning lathe 6” x 36” heavy, professional quality, all
cast-iron construction. Under-driven from a powerful 1-phase motor with
push-button starter. Well equipped with everything required to start wood turning: wood
collet chuck, 6-inch 4-jaw independent chuck, 5-inch 3-jaw chuck (new, unused),
single and double-length tool rests, curved bowl-turning rest, set of chisels,
tailstock rotating centre, tailstock chuck, wood screw and wood-drive centres,
etc. Fitted with the excellent Doug Ward Cam-locking Tool Slide. The lathe was
overhauled before storage by a professional engineer with new headstock
bearings, a ground bed, etc. In full working order ready to use. £450 Pictures of the Oliver
wood-turning lathe for sale here
SOLD: Axminster Model M950 wood-turning lathe with swing headstock (that can be positioned anywhere on the bed), variable-speed drive and mounted on the makers legs with lock-down castor attachments for ease of moving about. Complete with top-of-the-range Supernova chuck, tailstock chuck, bowl-turning attachment with curved rest. set of chisels, calipers, wood-drive and rotating Morse centres, etc. 1-phase electrics with push-button starter. One owner from new, little used, in perfect working order and ready to run with everything needed. £295 Picture of the Axminster wood-turning lathe for sale here
SOLD: Coronet Major Wood Lathe and Wood Machining Centre. Mounted on a stout bench and complete with: planer/thicknesser attachment, mortising attachment, saw-bench assembly, long-hole boring steady, twin bed-mounted T-rests, faceplates and a good set of turning tools.. Fitted with the original “Gryphon” double-spindle 1-phase motor. £550 Pictures of the Coronet major lathe here and details of Coronet lathes here
SOLD: Myford Mystro woodturning lathe mounted on the maker’s stand and complete with a range of useful accessories. The lathe has a 40-inch bed, variable-speed 1-phase drive, a swivelling headstock, two long stem tool rests, a large-capacity bowl-turning attachment, a 7 inch faceplate and a tailstock rotating centre. Also included is a superb 4-jaw Administer precision chucking system (with five sets of jaws) and a Multistar Duplex four-chuck system with three sets of jaws. The lathe was purchased in 1994, has had little use. It is in full working order and complete with all the original documentation. £650. Pictures of the Myford Mystro for sale here
SOLD: a superb, one-owner-from-new Coronet Major Wood-working centre. Consists of the Major lathe with a planing and thicknessing attachment with extension table; 10” saw-bench assembly; mortising attachment with milling bits and 4 square chisels and sharpener; bowl-turning unit; tilting sanding-disc assembly; faceplates; milling block and shaping facility; table support unit. Various other items included extra saw blades, new drive belts, single and double-length T-rests, turning tools, tailstock rotating centre and a host of minor fittings and tooling. One private owner from new. 1-phase motor with push-button starter. Little used, in full working order and ready to use. £675 Pictures of the Coronet major for sale here and details of Coronet machines here
SOLD: Arundel J4 Junior little used from new. UK made, solidly built and constructed from cast-iron and steel. Complete with: 4 jaw chuck, a Craft Supplies Combination Chuck, an outboard bowl-turning attachment, 2 tool rests, Coronet revolving centres, tailstock chuck, a lace bobbin tool, a selection of faceplates, tapered drills, a screw chuck, wood-drive centres, gouges and chisels and a sanding table and a face disk. Also included is a good stock of wood - enough to keep even a keen turner busy for some time. 1-phase motor. £350 Pictures of the Arundel lathe for sale here and details of Arundel machines here
SOLD: Coronet Major lathe equipped as a wood-machining centre. Fitted to the maker’s cabinet stand and complete with: compound slide rest for metal turning; Saw bench assembly with fence and guard; planer/thicknesser attachment; front-mounted large-capacity (24”)
Sold: Sedgwick wood planer/thicknesser. Table X” x Y” and thicknessing
capacity Z”. Single phase motor with push-button starter and emergency stop
new in 1999 by a private owners this planer cost £1400 and has had hardly any
use. Apart from some age staining on the bright parts it is as new.
capacity 255 mm Thicknessing width 255 mm Thicknessing depth 180 mm Rebate
depth 13 mm Surface table length 1200 mm Infeed table length 600 mm Surface
table height 830 mm Thicknessing table length 600 mm Cutter block diameter 80
mm Cutter block blades 3 (upgraded fro the 2 fitted as standard—the original
owner was particular about his tools) Feed-roller diameter 40 mm
£750 Pictures of the Sedgwick planer for sale here
SOLD: Wadkin RS long-bed wood-turning lathe. 78” between centres with detachable gap and 10” centre height – this being the largest and most useful version of the RS made. Fitted with the rare rack-driven carriage assembly with compound slide rest - ideal for precision turning. Standard and the special inboard bowl turning rests and tailstock rotating centre. 3-phase motor with a 1-phase to 3-phase inverter drive giving infinitely variable speeds. Although stored for some time it is in full working order and runs very smoothly. £1850 Pictures of the Wadkin lathe for sale here and details of Wadkin RS lathes here
SOLD: ARUNDEL Type J4 MK II 9" Swing Wood Turning Lathe - UK-manufactured and of high-quality construction. 3-foot bed with double-ended headstock for large-diameter bowl turning—this being achieved by a separate and very heavy, bolt-on rest assembly. 4-Speed 3/4 h.p. 1425 r.p.m. Brook Crompton Parkinson electric motor and “no-volt” safety push-button starter. Complete with a set of twelve 12 turning tools, sanding table, tool-rests, live centre, fixed centre, large chuck, backplate for bowl and front faceplate set up for sanding. The lathe is mounted on a well-made bench with drawer and rear tool-storage rack. Complete and ready to run. £325 Pictures of the Arundel lathe for sale here and details of Arundel lathes here
SOLD: CORONET MAJOR long-bed wood turning lathe with a number of useful attachments and fitted to the manufacturer's original cabinet stand. In exceptionally good, little-used condition and still in its maker’s original paint finish. Extras include: circular saw attachment; surface planer with thicknessing attachment; horizontal belt sander, morticing unit, large capacity bowl-turning attachment, panel-support plates (for sawing large sheets); standard and double-length turning rests; 14 high-quality Sorby turning tools, a live centre, faceplate and a large chuck. Also included are spare V- belts and spare saw blade. a set of and a selection of wood turning books. Brook Crompton Parkinson 1 h.p. 1-phase motor with safety push-button “No-Volt” starter and 5-speed Poly-V drive to the headstock. Everything you need to start wood turning and machining in one compact, carefully-used package. REDUCED PRICE – now only £550 Pictures of the Coronet Major for sale here and details of Coronet lathes here
SOLD: a superb set of wood-turning equipment including: Record CORONET No.
3 wood-turning lathe. Top-of-the-range long-bed (48” between centres) model mounted on the
maker’s stand. All cast-iron and steel construction with chrome-plated bed
rails, 5-speed Poly-V drive from 1-phase motor, swivel headstock for bowl
turning (30” capacity) and the maker’s very heavily constructed bowl-turning
unit. Equipped with four wood-collet chucks with attachments and instructions,
faceplates, centres, etc..
Also included are a number of useful and interesting items that would enable the new owner to start productive wood turning immediately:
A Hollowmaster by Robert Sorby and is complete with 2 cutters. The carving tools come in a handmade box (made by Mr. Sharman) and consist of: set of 6 x Ashley Iles; set of 6 x Ramelson U.S.A. 20 x Marples (9 of which are antique from around 1900). 12 x other tools with spare blades; a full set of miniature turning tools, a box of sawtooth bits of various sizes, 2 x long-hole borers with support attachment; a set of 10 diamond rifling files; 2 ceramic whet stones from Spyderco Inc. U.S.A. 1 x medium, 1x fine, sharpening paste and leather strop. 2 x carvers mallets, 1 x apple wood, 1 x lignum vitae.
or more blanks of various shapes, sizes and timbers including oak, ash, beech,
A set of wooden moulding planes are of unknown origin but complete (the toothing plane has no blade). One gauge, with brass inserts, is a Marples the other has no markings. A level marked J. Rabone & Sons Birmingham, Warranted No 1626 Correct. The 15 moulding planes are a mixture of makers: W. Hasler, T. Turner Queen Street, Sheffield. P. J. Ark & son Sheffield The screw-system plane is by T. Turner, Sheffield. All the moulding planes are stamped EWF (which stands for Earl Fitzwilliam, who owned the estate on which they were used). They were then used for N.C.B work at Elsecar Colliery Workshops, where the owner worked worked as a carpenter and were given to him on their closure in 1985). The turning tools are a mixture of Ashley Iles, Robert Sorby, Record Power and unmarked. There are 2 complete sets of thread chasers with instructions, Robert Sorby (10 T.P.I) and Crown Tools (18 T.P.I). A box of lathe spanners and chuck keys
Also: a Record cast-iron drill stand with Bosch drill. Assorted mortise bits and picture-frame mitre. Draper belt and disc sander. A Stanley No. 50 plane, boxed with all parts and blades.
Equivalent new cost of Record equipment (lathe, stand, accessories, wood-collet chucks, etc.) would be in the region of £1350 + the turning tools, wood stock, planes, sander, drill stand, etc. Offered at £750 Phone: 01226-759835 Pictures of the items here
SOLD: STARTRITE BANDSAW - Model 352. A very high-quality, UK-made professional model but of compact dimensions with a 45-degree tilting 450mm x 450mm (17.7" x 17.7") cast-iron table that has properly machined top and sides. Blade size 20mm (3/4") with dual-speed drive and so able to cut wood, plastics and light alloys, etc. Electrically interlocked bandwheel; covers, foot-operated brake, totally enclosed power transmission and well-designed blade guards. Stove-enamelled finish, sealed-for-life bandwheel bearings, iron guides with tungsten carbide thrust pads. Throat capacity 350mm with a 300mm capacity under the guides. 1 h.p. 3-phase motor so ideal for conversion to a low-cost inverter variable-speed drive. £450 Phone: 01403-741249 Pictures of the bandsaw for sale here
SOLD: CORONET Major Wood-lathe and wood-machining centre. One owner from new and complete with: 1-phase motor, mortising attachment, planer-thicknesser with rebating, long-hole boring attachment, circular saw with ordinary and wobble saws, horizontal sanding attachment with new spare grit bands, panel-cutting support, Junna combing attachment, faceplate, double-length T-rest with twin holders, various centres and a good set of turning tools and other useful oddments. Also included is a spare double-shaft motor of the correct “Gryphon” type with a push-button starter. In excellent working order having been used only for private hobby work. Includes a copy of the maker’s original instruction sheets. £575 Pictures of the machine for sale here and details of Coronet lathes here
SOLD: Harrison Union Graduate short-bed bowl-turning lathe. All cast-iron construction. In addition to the standard large-capacity bowl-turning unit this example is complete with the rare swan-neck assembly that allows short between centres work. Short and long T-rests, curved bowl rest and large sanding table and faceplate. Complete with dust-extraction unit. 3-phase motor. £750 Pictures of the lathe for sale here and details of Graduate lathes here
SOLD: Viceroy short-bed wood lathe with large-capacity outboard bowl-turning head. Model TDS 6SBD. This is a heavyweight, all cast-iron lathe of real quality yet of compact design that fits easily into a smaller workshop. In perfect working order and converted to single-phase power. 4 speeds: 425, 775, 1330 and 2270 rpm. 14” between headstock and tailstock centres; inboard and outboard turning facilities with 10” between headstock centre and lathe bed and a useful spindle lock. Comprehensively equipped with: tilting sanding table, No. 3 Morse taper wood-drive centre, fixed centre, revolving centre and tailstock drill chuck. Comes with 12” outboard large-diameter faceplate, 5” inboard faceplate, 12” and 6” straight tool rests, inboard and outboard curved tool rests for internal bowl turning. Pictures of the lathe for sale here and details of Viceroy lathes here
SOLD: Centauro Model T4 – 1600 professional wood–hydraulic copy lathe. Capacity between centres 1600 mm, centre height 250 mm. Many accessories including a special low-speed facility, steady bushes, special chucks and outboard hand bowl-turning (faceplate) facilities - and others, too. This version of the lathe is much more versatile than the standard T4 and over the years I have made a lot of money with this machine. It will turn anything from Stair Spindles, newels, caps, to narrow boat porthole trims. These lathes are around £10,000 new, mine is offered at £4,500 (no vat). In perfect working order, with a copy of the maker’s instruction book, and a reluctant sale due to health reasons. Pictures of the machine for sale here Ref: 08/143
SOLD: Myford Mystro wood lathe - 12-years old and hobby use only by me from new. Excellent condition. Comes with the correct and robust Myford stand on rubber mounting pads. Single phase 3/4 h.p. motor with push-button starter. Approx 39 inches between centres and 5-inch swing over bed. Has a rotating headstock and a bowl turning attachment (10-inch swing). Also: combination wood-collet chuck, Myford fixed steady, faceplate, 2 long and 1 short tool rests, long-hole boring attachment, tailstock drill chuck, various morse taper centres, some chisels and a flexible drive unit. £595 Pictures of the lathe for sale here
WANTED: WOOD-LATHE PARTS and ACCESSORIES - especially for HARRISON GRADUATE and any WADKIN or DOMINION Models. Absolutely anything considered including main castings, tailstocks, carriage assemblies, hand-rests, etc. Would also consider a complete or incomplete machine in need of repair, damaged or neglected. Please phone:: 01606-781557 any time.