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It is a complete machine, It has a tail stock, milling attachment, change gears, a couple of chucks, and some misc items.You can order it on line also, and it is a great manual for beginners.They use the South Bend lathe and show everything from how to grind a lathe tool to threading, and how to grind tool bits. Keith Ruckers Vintage Machinery website has 122 reprints of manuals/information and catalogs for South Bend lathes.Is there Litters in with the serial number all I find is these four numbers 8258.On the manuals that you Guy's showed me there is litters in the numbers ??
It was So good that with risers and things it became a 12 1/4". There still was not an American metal lathe of this swing which could be carried by two. There was transition about 1967 where the lathe gained weight and the castings were different. There is continual reference in the books about the 10 being about the best "home shop" metal lathe for the $ then.