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Member postings for Yngvar F

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Thread: Four Index Thread Indicator
21/06/2022 19:55:46

Universal Thread Dial Indicator - Inch and Metric

Thread: Book on lathe operation ?
18/06/2022 22:59:35

This one is the Atlas version of how to run a lathe.

Thread: Boxford AUD/BUD single phase conversion
11/05/2022 17:41:04

1963 Boxford
 

This is the minimalistic approach. Original switches with a potentiometer added on the side.

Edited By Yngvar F on 11/05/2022 17:41:51

Thread: Moving a Bridgeport
10/01/2022 13:36:38

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Thread: Boxford ?
15/10/2021 15:00:26

Read this

15/10/2021 14:54:48

Check the gear train The lever on the left must be in the up or down position.

Thread: Limp Probe
03/07/2021 08:46:01

Hi

There is a plastic ring that must be removed. Right over the probe.

yf

Thread: Huanyang VFD help please
08/11/2020 20:34:52

A resistor in series with the switch would do this, but is quite limiting compared to a potmeter.

Thread: Grafton tools (who?) - rotary table
17/06/2020 09:15:10

Don`t know anything about Grafton, but that drill press looks very much like a Atlas.

Maybe some badge engineering?

Thread: Topslide vice for Boxford lathe
06/06/2020 08:53:29

There is a small piece of metal rod under each screw. Remove the screw and Get some thin oil in there.

Thread: Non standard taps - what are they ?
03/06/2020 19:42:52
Posted by Andrew Cox 3 on 03/06/2020 17:07:05:

although relatively unusual in the wider world, finds widespread use in the old Citroen cars I dearly love.

Only come across them on old Vespas. Not the 1,1 version.

Thread: boxford model c
10/05/2020 21:47:25

Grease for the spindle bearings and oil for everything else I think.

Thread: Tool holder. What to do
03/05/2020 07:34:49

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Made one that hangs over the edge of the top slide.

Thread: Boxford Tailstock Accessories
14/04/2020 17:05:53

The Boxford book is very good.
A search of south bend 9 inch lathe on you tube will give lots of results. Except for the spindle bearings your lathe is very similar.

A classic how to book is The amateur`s lathe Link .

14/04/2020 14:16:26

You are right , it is a model C made in 1958.

Your lathe has the same rear drive as the original South Bends.

Most later Boxfords had the motor inside the stand, or a under drive UD.

 

Edited By Yngvar F on 14/04/2020 14:16:58

Thread: Hello! young'un from Devon here
17/12/2019 08:54:44

Welcome.

That is a great looking workshop. The placement of the vdf is not so clever though.

Thread: Stevensons original collet blocks & Arc Euro 6" grinder
14/12/2019 20:37:45

ER collets have to be snapped into the nut. I did not do this when i first got a mill and was very dissapointed with the chuck`s runout.

Thread: My Lathe Dog
30/05/2019 09:51:49

Show us your cat`s head too

Thread: kerry super 8 bench drill
26/05/2019 11:56:14

The spring goes into the slot,you wind it up by turning the lid with two hands and secure it with your third hand when it`s thight.

26/05/2019 11:52:34

Mine came without a spring. Guess someone took it out to get a replacement and never did.

I ordered a spring on ebay. Works fine.

Don`t remember the size as it is ten years ago.

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