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Unusual? Raised South Bend Lathe

dalmatiangirl61

Diamond
Joined
Jan 31, 2011
Location
BFE Nevada/San Marcos Tx
I was just killing some time looking at machines on CL and came across a listing for an unusual (I've never seen one) raised South Bend, it looks factory, but maybe not? Was this a common feature? Interesting the way they did the tail stock riser, looks like it could be used to extend C-C length. I don't have room for it, so if someone else is interested go for it, standard disclaimer, I don't have anything to do with it.
South Bend Lathe - heavy equipment - by owner - sale
 

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Kevin T

Stainless
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Is this how they make a 24"? Look at that faceplate underneath! I would not want to push that tail stock around.
 








 
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