View Full Version : Sweet 16 SB

12-16-2003, 10:02 PM
I finaly hit paydirt!,got a 16 sb 48" between centers,4 &3 jaw chucks,collet chuck with collets,face plate,dog plate,center rest,lots of tooling...900.00 bucks,still in the factory paint! Found it in the local paper of all places.Now for the fun part,where can I find a 5hp VFD?

12-16-2003, 10:59 PM
Awsome, Congratulations. Theres some great deals to be had there!
As for the VFD http://www.dealerselectric.com/

Al Messer
12-16-2003, 11:42 PM
Perfect for turning cannon barrels,eh?

12-17-2003, 12:14 AM
Way to go!

12-17-2003, 01:18 PM
you lucky dog!
post a pic if you have one. i'm always interested in other's new purchases.

andy b.

Paul Gauthier
12-17-2003, 06:18 PM
Sounds like you got a bargain.

Paul G.

12-18-2003, 12:13 AM
As soon as its set up Ill take some pics,then Ill have the kids show me how to post them.Thanks for the lead:]

12-19-2003, 11:14 PM
Everyone around here is getting a SB lathe. With all of the projects being done, there is no excuse for a lack of reader articles in HSM! Congrats on the lathe. RR

[This message has been edited by rockrat (edited 12-19-2003).]

12-21-2003, 05:53 PM
Great for you have fun with it!