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RussZHC
01-25-2012, 02:54 PM
Came across this on ebay:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Oerlikon-09-LATHE-EXCELLENT-Information-updated-/330677072559?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item4cfde3b2af

and its the 5th photo that I noticed...just in the category of neat things on lathes (the idea of the Travel-Dial appeals to me too).
Among the plates, there is one relating diameter, feet/min, rev/min to the gear selection...not exact but...neat IMO.

jep24601
01-25-2012, 04:56 PM
Not a bad price either.

LeBlonds used to have a dial like that too.

daryl bane
01-25-2012, 05:41 PM
I think they are famous for their 20MM cannons.

Mark McGrath
01-25-2012, 05:46 PM
My Ikegai has that feature too along with analogue position readout built in to the cross slide and saddle.

flylo
01-25-2012, 06:04 PM
Nice lathe. My Leblond has a dial like that. Make an offer. you never know they may take it.