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    For Sale, Bridgeport Model E Shaping Head

    Bridgeport shaping head, totally rebuilt including motor, meaning all new seals, bearings, clapper spring, felts, pinion gear, hardened pinion gear spacer, lock tabs, painted and run in for 2 hours. No tooling included. $2250.
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    Possible Scammer trolling the for sale/wanted posts

    I posted that I'm looking to buy a Tree 2UVR-C milling machine. A member with the screen name davesw276 and zero posts contacted me through PM saying it you are still interested in a Tree mill text me at 1 336 864 1704. I replied, asking for more information like photos, condition, tooling...
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    Need help with a Bridgeport Shaping head clapper spring.

    I'm rebuilding a Bridgeport Model E shaping head that is missing the flat spring for the clapper. Initially I thought it would be a slam dunk building it, especially since I had flat spring material on hand. However, as I found out that's not the case. So I'm hoping someone on this forum...
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    Need help with a Bridgeport Shaping head clapper spring.

    I'm rebuilding a Bridgeport Model E shaping head that is missing the flat spring for the clapper. Initially I thought it would be a slam dunk building it, especially since I had flat spring material on hand. However, as I found out that's not the case. So I'm hoping someone on this forum has...
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    WTB Tree 2UVR-C milling machine, might also consider a Tree 2UVR milling machine

    As the title says I want to buy a Tree manual milling machine. I prefer the 2UVR-C model but would consider a 2UVR. PM me if you have one or know of one. Thanks in advance.
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    Looking for Bridgeport Model E shaping head parts source

    I recently bought a model E shaping head that required some work. A new pinion gear for stroke adjustment has been purchased from American Machine and Gear. Bearings and most of the seals from my local bearing supplier. However there is a large heavy duty Garlock seal that I can't seem to locate...
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    Chuck Jaw Grinding Fixture With a Twist (literally)

    I have to make 5 small hydraulic fittings for a manifold to test hydraulic pressures in an automatic transmission. The problem right from the beginning was my 6 1/2" South Bend 3 jaw chuck jaws were so bell mouthed it would hold the tiny fittings securely at the front of the jaws. So...
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    I need help identifying an insert holder

    I was given a few inserts yesterday and have spent at least 2 hours trying to find a holder for a CERATIP, KW-10, FTK4 cutoff insert. It is a pack of 10 and the only other number on the package is 4002F2 or 4002E2, not sure because the package is ripped where the number is printed. Any help...
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    WTB Gap insert for a 15 X 48 Clausing round head lathe

    I found a 15 X 48 Clausing round head lathe for sale but it is missing the gap insert. Yes, I know they are pretty specific to the machine they were originally fitted to but If you know of one please let me know. Thanks in advance.
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    Tree 2UVR-C milling machine ram repair, photo heavy

    I’ve had this Tree 2UVR-C milling machine for 20 years and never had to rotate the head. It’s always been in reasonable tram so never had to mess around with that either. Photo when I first put it in the shop. So it was a total surprise to me when I tried to rotate the head and it wouldn’t...
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    Shop Made 1 1/2" X 7" Deep Socket

    To remove the spindle from the quill in my Tree milling machine I needed a special deep socket. So I bought a 3/4" drive socket cut it in half and tig welded the ends to 1 1/2" pipe. Pretty fast and easy, no filler rod, 125 amps, 1/8" tungsten. Wish I had a rotary table for welding tubes.
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    WTB Quick Chnage Gear Box Housing For a 11" Sheldon ES-56-B lathe

    Hello, I'm looking for a quick change gear box housing for a 1955 11" Sheldon ES-56-B lathe. If you have one or know where I might find one please let me know. I'm constantly checking ebay, and google for sources.Thanks in advance. Ron
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    I received much more than I expected in this deal,

    Every now and then one gets way more than could ever be expect. Such is the case with this deal/thread: https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/tooling-parts-and-accessories-for-sale-or-wanted/1942-norton-6-x-18-surface-grinder-parts-373799/ I clearly expected to get the parts but what I got...
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    South Bend Taper Attachment (incomplete)

    Just wanted to give those interested a heads up. I just posted a taper attachment for sale in the parts and accessories for sale section. It appears to be for a 16" lathe.
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    South Bend Taper Attachment for sale

    This appears to be a 16" size wise South Bend Taper Attachment that is incomplete. It has the South Bend logo and TA100 on the upper dovetail. Other than missing a part or two it is in excellent condition. First $250 + shipping gets it. PM me if interested.
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    Hardinge Crossslide and Compound model DSC for sale

    This is used but in very good condition. I bought it years ago for a fixture plate jig but never used it. $450 plus shipping.
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    Cincinnati Slotting Head

    Deleted post because of duplication
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    Delta Rockwell Unidrill For Sale

    Very clean and tight Unidrill, 24" Tee slot table, 1/2" key type drill chuck, 1/2 hp 1725 rpm single phase motor, new upper quill bearing set. $1250. Located in Anchorage, Alaska. PM for more information.
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    Update to broaching a 7/8" square hole

    From time to time when someone asks me to do a job, information is lacking to varying degrees. Generally important details are left out or in some cases just not known about when discussing the job. Such is the case with this project...
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    How can I broach a 7/8" square hole in a 3" diameter blind flange inexpensively

    How can I broach a 7/8" square hole in a 3" diameter blind flange inexpensively I have a small job coming in the shop in a couple days and I don't have the proper size broach to do the job. And, the job isn't big enough to warrant buying a new or even a used 7/8" square broach (even if a good...
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