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over arm supports?

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Pete Hill15/01/2016 22:27:26
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Hi

Can anyone cast light on what these supports might be from? I acquired them along with a lathe purchased last year, no use for them and want to know if they are of use to anyone.

The body is aluminium, each one has a sight glass for an oil reserve and a bronze sleeve bearing, they obviously tighten on to a vee way I assume on an overarm support but I could of course be totally wrong.... Approx 250 wide and 250 high - just guessing here not got them to hand nor have I actually measured them.

Thanks Pete

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Chris Evans 615/01/2016 22:47:38
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They are off a horizontal mill. No idea of the make/model though.

John Stevenson15/01/2016 22:51:12
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Look like a Victoria, with the sight glass and plunger oil pump.

David Clark 116/01/2016 10:56:41
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The green one looks like it may be Adcock and Shipley.

Pete Hill16/01/2016 20:10:27
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Thanks for the responses, David, they were I think both green just my poor photography, and they are both identical. I will have a closer look but I think John is correct.

Thanks for the help

Now anyone want two supports let me know.

Pete

Gray16/01/2016 20:42:37
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Hi Pete, sent you a PM

Graeme

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