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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 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.
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