The very best manual for these lathe is the one produced in england for the south bend clone made by boxford. They wanted to concentrate on producing lathes of the finest quality and set up shop in a former singer sewing machine plant in south bend, indiana. Then the center columns display the corresponding gear ratios, and finally the rightmost columns show the rotation rates of the various parts, ending with the calculated feed rates. Below is a list of south bend lathes still supported with replacement parts and parts list books. For serial numbers 1201 and higher south bend lathe. This is a very high quality reproduction of the last highquality, superby printed glosspaper editions after which the reproduction was. Price new from used from spiralbound, january 1, 1943. South bend model cl187 10 x 42 engine lathe greasy.
These are some of the lathes covered in this manual. View and download south bend lathe co sb1024 owners manual online. Without the lathe our great industrial progress of the last century would have been impossible. This manual helps the reader understand the machine, how to prepare it for. I did a little research and think it might be from 1928. How to run a lathe, 15th edition, south bend lathe. Unfollow south bend lathe manuals to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Founded in 1906 in south bend, indiana, south bend lathe, at one time, controlled almost half of the u. For more information on this 2004 haas tl1 visit our website.
Bid history for 4 south bend precision lathe auction start date. South bend lathes to the calculations which were used to create them. South bend lathecare of machine tools that are not in use form 1038 1. South bend 14 lathe fourteen operation, maintenance. South bend 9inch, 10inch 10k and various clones lathe manual. This manual helps the reader understand the machine, how to prepare it for operation, how to. Colchester student lathe instruction and parts manual, 102 pages conover conover lathe owners manual, 20 pages craftsman 101. Practical machinist is the easiest way to learn new techniques, get answers quickly and discuss common challenges with your peers. South bend lathe milling attachment any use post by earlgo.
The catalog number is a portion of the number located on the index plate on the gear box of the lathe. These publications include old catalogs, manuals, parts list and historical documents for many manufacturers. South bend lathe manual library collection, how to run a. South bend lathe milling attachment any use the home. This manual covers south bend lathes made in the early years circa 1930s1950s.
New south bend lathe rebuild manual 10l, the hobby. If experiences with other machine tools are a guide the original shade of a greenish grey would have varied in tint. A few automotive jobs machined on the 36inch south bend lathe. Great info not available anywhere else in such compact form. If you have a southbend lathe, dont miss your chance to pick up a complete guide for a very reasonable price. Some of the lathes made for the time frame covered by this manual were made without gear boxes for threading, but some did have a gear box. We now have have one of these left available for sale. South bend how to run a lathe manual 1930s1950s ozark. I am trying to figure out the age and a rough value. South bend lathe works publication reprints vintagemachinery. Parts for south bend lathes are economically produced in our modem factory equipped with efficient production machinery.
It covers everything shown in the contents section listed. South bend lathe works was founded in 1906 by the obrien twin brothers after. We actually tried doing a plastic comb bound version of the manual awhile back so that it would lay flat on the workbench but it was being damaged so often in shipping that it became an issue for our customers. User manuals, south bend lathe operating guides and service manuals. For example, serial number 22156 was the last serial number issued in. Lathe accessories parts manual a lot of people didnt realize the the threading dial was an accessory. Detailed 128page 2pages per side general instructions for a wide range of south bend lathes. Daaa0977c6144 this technical manual is an authentication of the manufacturers commercial literature and does not conform with the format and content specified in ar 3103, military publications. South bend did a lot of things right, to earn their market share and reputation, and one of the smartest was to produce clear, wellillustrated, lowcost instructional materials describing not just how to set up and run their tools, but how to use them. All lathes offered by km are designed precisely for machining relatively hard materials. Their niche in the manualcontrol machine tool market is what marketers sometimes term the.
Unfollow south bend lathe 9 to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. South bend lathe accycutter bit grinding block manual bulletin 5910a 1. It seems like a common part today, but it is actually possible to do threading well without the dial and the version of. P444 lathe manual yer 1943 spanish spiralbound january 1, 1943 by south bend author see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. The book is 128 pages in length and the book was carefully disassembled to allow me to get excellent fullpage scans of every page in the manual. South bend lathe works, 9 inch model a, parts lists no.
It comes with a chuck that doesnt fit the back plate. This is an extremely high quality scan and pdf conversion of the 1940 39 th edition of the south bend lathe works book how to run a lathe. South bend lathe 400 west sample street south bend, indiana 46621 procured under contract no. South bend lathe parts lists by model number, all of these included too. Each spreadsheet starts with data taken directly from an sbl gearing chart shown in yellow. South bend lathe works was founded in 1906 by irish twin brothers john and miles obrien. Below is a picture of the gear box that was used in this. As the operator of a south bend lathe, you join the ranks of some very famous and important customers, such as henry ford, who used his south bend lathe to help him change the world.5 154 287 771 271 1260 527 1301 1171 796 690 1050 159 1272 212 316 626 546 804 1557 453 1440 1005 53 540 1459 319 924 949 520 88 497 919 1311