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G.A. Ewen
08-26-2005, 02:54 PM
This is a link to my web page. I took the photos while visting a friend last week.

http://www.freewebs.com/cochraneareahomeshopmetalworkers/unusualorantique.htm

Paul Alciatore
08-26-2005, 08:15 PM
Neat little lathe. But wouldn't it be hard to align the tailstock?

Paul A.

JCHannum
08-26-2005, 11:08 PM
http://www.lathes.co.uk/wade%20cva/index.html

The tubular bed is slotted to align the headstock, carriage and tailstock.

I like the ad accompanying Tony's description, I bet we all have heard that at one time or another.