Atlas 12 x 36 longbed introduced during 1959 this lathe, variously designated as the latemodel 12inch atlas and the series 3000 was major redesign of the original and very popular 10inch atlas lathe that. The atlas lathe operations manual and thread tables book has errors in the metric thread tables. Details about the history can be found at tonys uk lathe web page. Image is loading craftsmanatlas1012014012034quickchange. However, i do not have the tailstock assembly nor the carriageslide assembly. Craftsman lathe parts manufacturerapproved parts for a proper fit every time. An enormous trove of material focussing on the 618 exists at. Atlas craftsman manual of lathe operation book for 12 crossfeed lever 0035. This is a 12x36 inch lathe, meaning that the swing is 6 inches allowing 12 inch diameter objects to be turned, and the bed is 36 inches long. In 1957, when the new 12inch atlas was announced, the manual changed to reflect this and the identical lathe branded craftsman first atlas series.
To be sure that youre ordering the right manual, a complete data pack of information about these earlymodel 10inch atlas lathes is here. It comes with a purpose built wood platform to hold the lathe and motor. At the end of may, 2011, i purchased my first and only lathe. Manual for craftsmanatlas lathe practical machinist.
Type designations stamped into the identification tabs on these craftsmanbranded models have included. Craftsman sixinch metal turning lathe model number 101. Unfortunately, there doesnt seem to be a lot in the middle. One of the advantages of the atlascraftsman is that a beginner can move it without a rigger. Eight page pdf copy of the original manual for the 101. Atlas craftsman 10f 10 inch lathe 3216 tooth compound change gear 3d printed. Numbers used on the identification plates for the 12inch craftsman lathe varied according to many factors including the bed length and type of motor fitted. It contains a professionally reproduced copy of all the original specifications, parts lists, schematics, etc. The 618 was made by the atlas lathe company, and rebadged and sold by sears as the craftsman 101series lathe from roughly 1930 to the 1980s, in various. Always mention this model number when communicating with us regarding your lathe or when. Although the makers instructions do not mention the point, some method of. Here is a pdf of an updated thread supplement of the manual. The one drawing i looked at for the new style lathe was nearly illegible. It was owned by a long retired teletype engineer who used it for recreational purposes.
You should acquire a copy of the clausing manual of lathe operations. Image is loading craftsmanatlas1012014012034quick change. There is no operators manual specifically on the 101. Many atlas items are por price on request m6990 por boring tool holder mounts in tool post. Operating instructions and parts list for craftsman sixinch turning lathe model number 101. The atlas or craftsman manual of lathe operation and machinists tables is probably one of the best introductory books available for the beginning lathe operator. Craftsman 1012890010 lathe manual lost creek machine. M1518 for a special mica undercut version for electric repairshop use and the very early and rather different type 101.
If you have a craftsman lathe, look for the model plate on the bed. It will be found on a plate attached to the right end of the bed. Atlas craftsman manual of lathe operation book for 12 crossfeed lever misc. There are other sellers on ebay who have the other parts to make this a. Used, atlas 618 craftsman x lathe 1 x 10 the make of the lathe is a sphere an english made version of the american atlas lathes. See all categories howto books lathe practices series lathe operations milling operations grinding operations metalworking woodworking brands jet toolsasian craftsmanatlas 12 quickchange gear attachment 101. Atlas craftsman manual of lathe operation book for 12 crossfeed pullknob 0034. What i have is a craftsman model 10107403 lathe that was made by the atlas lathe.
Im talking to a guy who is selling one now with a bunch of tooling, most of the tools are a bit rusty, and the lathe looks like it will need some rust removalcleaning to put into good operation. See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Machine tools for sale craftsman atlas metal lathe 12 x. And for the early 12inch craftsman and metalcraft version here. This vintage craftsman 101 lathe is in great condition. Here are parts diagrams and descriptions for the atlascraftsman 12 101. According to dates scribed on the races, it was manufactured in 1951. Craftsman six inch metal cutting bench lathe 10107301. Craftsman 10121400 lathe parts manufacturerapproved parts for a proper fit every time. I would suggest you look for one dated 1957 or earlier as the next edition after that only shows photos of the later 12 commercial and the 6.
If unsure, you can see the later 12inch post1957 atlas and craftsman lathes are here. History and development of the craftsman, dunlap and aa lathes and other machine. User manuals, craftsman lathe operating guides and service manuals. Swivelupper no longer available more info part number. If prefix starts with x, it was not made by atlas, but rather the ann arbor co.
I oversized the scans somewhat to preserve as much detail as i could. Ive ordered some manuals for my 12 but havent found any for the 6 yet. In the 1970s the lathe carried a craftsman commercial badge, though by the early 1980s this had been changed to sears craftsman. This manual contains information on installation, operations, lubrication, maintenance. Atlas craftsman lathe tumbler gear lash problem solved part 1. Untitled document free, fast shipping every business day.
According to the sears site, the first two 12 lathes are covered by one manual, the second two by another, and the last one. We also have installation guides, diagrams and manuals to help you along the way. I have a pdf copy of the parts list for the lathe here. Atlas craftsman manual of lathe operation book for 12 crossfeed. This is a reproduction, not a photocopy, of an original craftsmanatlas.349 409 991 1593 834 394 995 1010 995 736 22 701 908 146 1457 717 1193 1377 1283 1436 277 825 798 1309 467 151 519 575 785