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Portass model s gear setup

Discussion in 'A BEGINNER'S FORUM (Learn How To Machine Here!)' started by kingchristo, Sep 4, 2017.

  1. kingchristo

    kingchristo United Kingdom Iron Registered Member

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    Hi just wondering if anyone can help with the gear setup on the portass model s
     
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    benmychree United States John York H-M Supporter-Premium

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    What on earth is a Portass model S?
     
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    It's an old lathe made around 1951 in Sheffield uk
     
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    kingchristo United Kingdom Iron Registered Member

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    Thanks for that been having a look at it to try and work it out for just using the travel for working with not threading what do you normally set it to. Is it the slowest you can get
     

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