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Bullard Vertical Turret Lathe 24" 1901


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Default Bullard Vertical Turret Lathe 24" 1901

A couple of years ago I acquired this Bullard 24" Vertical Turret Lathe. It is supposedly built in 1901. Does anyone have any manuals or other literature for this series of mills? There seem to be a fair amount of on line or auction site literature for the various VTL series that followed this one.

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http://vintagemachinery.org/mfgindex...?id=2235&tab=3

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That's a nice machine, can you post some more photos?!?!
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cool old lathe....
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I'm doing a job on our 36 inch 1929 Bullard as we speak.
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Default Re: Bullard Vertical Turret Lathe 24" 1901

Nice machine ! I used to run one of those years ago. It was a beast. I remember it grinding away drilling 3 inch holes with a spade bit through a steel pump casting about the size of the piece you are working on.
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Making progress. This job requires a lot of material removal.
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