The primary power in a vertical milling machine is an electric motor driving the spindle. Milling covers a wide variety of different operations and machines on scales from small individual parts to large heavy duty gang milling operations.
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The original corporation was founded in bridgeport connecticut and started selling its machines in 1938.
Bridgeport mill j head manual. This manual includes installation lubrication operation and maintenance of the dovetail ram mill and the 2j head. Any insight would be much appreciated. A bridgeport mill old cylinder ram model under construction meanwhile heres the patent with an m head and the little 32 inch table has to be moved from gold machinery in pawtucket rhode island to the middle of massachusetts a matter of a trifling 60 miles or so and moved into a residential cellar which lacks any civilized access to ground level.
Bridgeport series 1 2j repair manual. All the tables were 9 inches wide and had 9 inches of cross. Milling is the process of machining using rotary cutters to remove material by advancing a cutter into a workpiece.
Parts sources and references for professional services which may be outside the scope of the manual. Parts lists and exploded views cover the dovetail ram mill m j 2j and e heads and the 6f longitudinal power feed. Bridgeport series 1 1j repair manual.
February 2004 august 2011. Parts sources and references for professional services which may be outside the scope of the manual. The classic bridgeport series 1 a 1966 model 9brj and model 12brj so called because they were fitted with a table either 9 or 12 inches wide and a 1 hp model j head the series 1 was listed for the uk market with tables lengths of 32 36 42 and 48 inches with respectively 20 24 30 and 36 inches of longitudinal travel.
Need to cut an arc on a manual bp has a dro non programable apx a 3 radius arc. Fellows after a fair amount of searching ive been unable to ascertain the difference between a series 1 j head and series 1 2j head machine. This may be done varying direction on one or several axes cutter head speed and pressure.
In this project i replaced the original 1 hp 3 phase 230 vac electric spindle motor on a bridgeport machine with a 34 hp dc drive motor. Is it best to scribe the arc and attempt to follow it manually and then clean up with a sanding wheel or use the dro to help take a series of cuts. It became famous in the following decades for small and medium sized vertical milling machines with an iconic form of quill equipped multiple speed vertical milling head with a ram on turret mounting over a knee and column basethe american precision museums biography of.
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