Back from the archives i recently ran into some financial trouble and had to sell a couple of my machines to make a few house payments. There is a 9×20 lathe out there known as the bv 20 which may be a good choice.
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Atlas lathe stand. Atlas 12 x 36 long bed on the makers underdrive stand developed and refined even further the new for 1959 atlas lathe had become an impressive machine especially in long bed form on the makers under drive stand. I dont have much info on it but jose rodriguez saw it at the 1999 cabin fever show and commented favorably on it. Bv20 from samuel machinery.
As the last 12 inch atlas was assembled on the 6th of march 1981 it brought to an end a production run of lathes that can be traced back to the original 9 inch atlas model of almost 50 years before. The taig micro lathe and taig. Could have gone for over twice the price offered.
I wanted a lathe for rc planes modifying engines and making parts for old bikes mowers and cars. It took me about a week to start having lathe withdrawals so i posted a wtb ad on the local classif. I have been using taig equipment in my own shop for over fourteen years and i am an enthusiastic fan of the taig lathe and milling machines both the manual and cnc versions their economy capability and over all style.
Range of engineering lathe machines in different sizes and power outputs starting 035 kw upwardswe stock geared head and belt driven lathes. Atlas 12 x 36 long bed series 3000 on the makers underdrive stand. Atlas gaskets has been manufacturing and supplying precision cut custom gaskets and seals to a wide variety of industries since 1993 including the oem market agriculture filtration water well aerospace medical electronics and many more.
Atlas 6 lathe specially configured for armature reconditioninga variety of specifications was available all based on the use of a special set of jacobs chucks one of which contained a bearing to support to tail end of the armature and the electrically driven mica under cutter head. Atlas gaskets custom manufacturer. Welcome to my pages devoted to the taig lathe and taig milling machines.
Marketed from the start of production simultaneously as the sears craftsman metalcraft it was to be developed steadily. One of them to go was my beautiful heavy 10 south bend lathe. Our purpose is to provide information about vintage machinery that is generally difficult to locate.
This was a craigs list deal i was lucky to stumble upon.
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