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A standard South Bend lathe specially adapted to bore screwcutting gearbox casings with, on the end of its bed, a finished workpiece and, to the left, the rack of special tooling applied in stages as the job progressed.

Another version of an adapted lathe, with a saddle-mounted jig,  for the boring of aprons

One of eight modified lathes used by South Bend to bore both headstocks and tailstocks. The surface plate for checking the finished work has been pushed between the lathe's legs.

email: tony@lathes.co.uk
Home   Machine Tool Archive   Machine-tools Sale & Wanted
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South Bend Factory Page 4
Special Production Machines
South Bend literature is available
The Factory Page 2    The Factory Page 3    The Factory Page 4
Pre-1920    1920-30     8" & 9"    Light Ten    Heavy 10"    Clones   
South Bend Home Page    9-inch "Workshop"    Accessories    Silent Chain Drive
      South Bend G-26-T    The Rarest South Bend Lathe Of All   Series 20 Toolroom