Re: Lathe model 12" clutch (was:Re: [atlas_craftsman] late model 12" question)
Went out and took some measurements and got the numbers.
You are talking about the assembly between (connecting) the QC box and the lead
screw on the lathe, right? 1.750" diameter black oxided housing? This lathe
has a 0.750" lead screw.
This is a relatively late lathe, purchased new from a stocking equipment dealer
Hope this helps.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ronald Thibault" <thibaultr@...>
Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2002 5:53 AM
Subject: Re: Lathe model 12" clutch (was:Re: [atlas_craftsman] late model 12"
> At 01:28 PM 12/30/01 -0500, you wrote:
> >I have a Model 3996 12" X 36" underdrive that was purchased new in
> >1976. I can
> >get you the serial number off of it if that will help you any.
> >I am not sure what part you are talking about, but if you describe it (and I
> >don't have to tear down the QC box to find it) I will see if it is on that
> >Are you talking about the breakaway bracket at the foot end of the
> >leadscrew or
> >a clutch assembly on the head end of the leadscrew?
> >Tim Tucker
> The clutch assembly.
> Ron Thibault
> Warrenville, SC USA
> Builder Miinie #2
> Captain R/C Combat Ship USS Arizona
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- At 10:59 PM 1/1/02 -0500, you wrote:
>Ron,Yes that is the info needed. Thanks!
>Went out and took some measurements and got the numbers.
>You are talking about the assembly between (connecting) the QC box and the
>screw on the lathe, right? 1.750" diameter black oxided housing? This lathe
>has a 0.750" lead screw.
>This is a relatively late lathe, purchased new from a stocking equipment
>Hope this helps.
Thank you also to all those who contacted me with your help, I should be
able to update my lathe! The previous owner crashed it and destroyed 3 of
the internal gears. Hopefully the closing on my house will go through
without problems this afternoon. I'll then have a little extra money to
buy those gears, and now also the clutch parts. No more crashes (said while
knocking on would, and crossing fingers!!)
Warrenville, SC USA
Builder Miinie #2
Captain R/C Combat Ship USS Arizona