Anyone tell me which myford this is

  1. Wightsparks

    Wightsparks Forum Supporter

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    .. and anything special to watch out for... please

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  2. addjunkie

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    Looks like an ml4 to me, old, hard to get spares for.
     
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    Thanks all!
    Going to take a look at it shortly as it is local.
     
  5. RichardM Member

    ML2 or ML4 - wear in cross slide / top slidenuts and screws, cracks in the headstock casting by the bushes, lead screw nuts and screw wear, tailstock cracking by the clamp lever.
    Remember it is probably 70 + years old

    http://www.lathes.co.uk/myford-ml2-ml4/page3.html
     
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  6. Wightsparks

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    Thanks. Also very small so gave it a miss. Thanks for input all.
     
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