Clausing atlas lathe 12700 manual

The Atlas Lathe

Well, compared to other toolroom lathes, the Atlas is at the bottom of the heap in quality, ridity, stability, etc.

Atlas 12-inch lathe Series 3000 -

A South Bend, Clausing, Logan or other lathes of the late 40's to the 60's vintage are made with some refinements which are supposed to help preserve accuracy.

Colchester <i>lathe</i> cross slide repair part one -

Colchester lathe cross slide repair part one -

The flat bed ways of the Atlas are scorned by anyone with a lathe which has inverted V ways (ie S. Of course, when the inverted V-way bed needs to be scraped or reground, it is about 10 x more work than fixing the Atlas - so there is a tradeoff on that.

Clausing Lathe

The saddle of the 10" Atlas is awfully lht, and the compound slide is ATROCIOUS!

Clausing atlas lathe 12700 manual:

Rating: 92 / 100

Overall: 98 Rates