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.
This time we bring you the article text (right click and choose view image) as well as the plans as jpeg and full res PDF.
Download side one of the plan as a full size PDF HERE
Download side two of the plan as a full size PDF HERE
View the original article pages below - right click and 'view image' to see a lareghr version:
Kudos to Nick Farr the valiant champion of the Free Plans for his artful scanning and prespping of the plans.
The page scans are mine, apologies for the illegible edges, but there's no way I am chopping up my old MEWs!
|Free Plan: Vertical Slide made from a Cross Vice|
By Neil Wyatt
by Neil Wyatt
|Replacing ACME thread leadscrew with ball screw|
By dave bromell
by dave bromell
|Boxford Lathe BUD Manual|
By Cathal McGrath
by Cathal McGrath
Want the latest issue of Model Engineer or Model Engineers' Workshop? Use our magazine locator links to find your nearest stockist!
You can contact us by phone, mail or email about the magazines including becoming a contributor, submitting reader's letters or making queries about articles. You can also get in touch about this website, advertising or other general issues.
Click THIS LINK for full contact details.
For subscription issues please see THIS LINK.