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rsiminski
01-30-2010, 09:22 AM
Hey guys,
My buddy's grand father passed away a couple of months ago and he has some machines he is trying to figure out what they are. There is one gapped bed lathe that has very few information on it and we are having trouble finding out what it is. We believe it was made in Italy and it has a 50 hz motor on it. It also has the letters Alfe 180 or Alpe 180 stamped on the right side near the bottom of the base. If anyone has some knowledge of this machine it would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks, Russ

http://i739.photobucket.com/albums/xx37/rsiminski/2010-01-22123514.jpg?t=1264860927

kurt w
01-30-2010, 10:18 AM
Try here, you may need to look around a wile.
http://www.lathes.co.uk/page21.html

kvom
01-30-2010, 10:21 AM
Try this:

http://www.lathes.co.uk/alfeo/

Alfeo lathe from Italy

rsiminski
01-30-2010, 12:40 PM
thanks guys. I think its it!!! He might have some older lathes and shapers for sale once he gets things situated. There is a hendey in the shop. I dont know what the details are. It is an older line shaft I believe.