Produced in response to a reader request, E. G. Hartwell proposed this method of converting a cross vice into a vertical slide. This free plan was first given away with issue 15 of Model Engineers' Workshop, February/March 1993.
|Cathal McGrath||18/02/2020 14:28:14|
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I have just purchased a Boxford model BUD and was wondering where I may get a free copy of the lathe manual online if anyone here had a link etc.?
I have downloaded the "know your lathe" guide by Boxford but I presume there is a manual for the specific BUD model also?
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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If you google spare parts for boxford you will find a site with an exploded view;
There are only a few of things that aren't obvious to beginners.
1/The screw head in the centre of the star wheel on the apron is reverse thread.
|Thor 🇳🇴||19/02/2020 04:29:13|
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|Cathal McGrath||19/02/2020 11:32:57|
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Bazyle and Thor thank you very much its much appreciated.
Are there any major pointers when it comes to maintenance for these lathes? i.e things I should be checking for when I take delivery of the lathe. will post pics of it soon
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