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South bend lathe serial number lookup. 360 734 1639 usa only email. 1st 1906 as south bend machine tool co incorporated in 1914 as south bend lathe works. Southbend lathes range in size from 8 inches on up to 21 inches in length and weigh quite a bit.
Box 2027 bellingham wa 98227 phone. The serial number is stamped on the tailstock end of the bed between the flat and v ways. South bend lathe co.
The earliest records show that lathes were numbered sequentially beginning with 700 in july 1910 and ending with 186514 march 1947. The earliest records show that lathes were numbered sequentially beginning with 700 in july 1910 and ending with 186514 march 1947. How to run a lathe the care and operation of a screw cutting lathe.
Until a change of policy in 1947 and a production total of approximately 186500 lathes south bend used a simple sequential numbering system but after that serials were broken down between different types of lathe with numbers assigned sequentially within a group. South bend lathe review guide. Even the 8k variable speed lathe the smallest of south bend lathes weighs a hefty 268 pounds.
The serial number is stamped on the tailstock end of the bed between the flat and v ways. I did find the brass plate for the for the speed. These machines were meant for heavy duty work.
It is used to determine the size and type of lathe plus any special features or attachments. Trying to locate the serial number on it. Sb started serial numbering lathes in july of 1910 with number 700.
I just purchased a south bend lathe and am having difficulty identifying it i have looked at 100s of pictures whats unusual is it does not have the auto feed assembly the numbers on the lathe are 9 swing 4 bed catalog 520 a serial number 33492 i tried to attached a picture without any luck thanks for any help. If you have any service questions parts requests or general questions about your purchase feel free to contact us. Brian kachadurian please provide at least the following basic information.
Submitting machines to the serial number registry if you would like to add your machine to the registry please submit serial number informationyou may also contact the registry steward for this manufacturer. It is a flat belt drive. It is used to determine the size and type of lathe plus any special features or attachments.
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