Posted on Leave a comment

Smith-Drum 14″ x 36″ lathe was built in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Of the sliding-bed type it was able to perform both as an ordinary engine lathe as well as take exceptionally long or large-diameter components. With the bed slid back so that a gap was opened, a huge faceplate could be mounted and the machine used for facing.

Machinist Life
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *