Sheldon Geared Head Engine Lathe (Portland, OR Metro Area) SOLD 2022

Geared Head Engine Lathe
Manufacturer: Sheldon Machine Company (Chicago, IL)
Model: R15-6 / Serial No.: 30038
Vintage: Circa 1969-1970
Electrics: 220-440 Volt / 3 Phase / 60 Cycle
Main Motor: 5 HP

Features and Specifications:
…Swing Over Ways: 15″
…Distance Between Centers: 38″ – 42″
…Thru Hole: 2-1/4″
…Spindle Speeds (8): 45 – 1250 RPM
…Spindle Nose: D1-6 Camlock
…Threads and Feeds:
……Longitudinal & Cross Feeds (80): .0005 – .1200 IPR
……Threads (80): 4 – 960 TPI
…Tailstock w/ Center
…Thread Chasing Dial
…Chip Pan
…Hardened V-Ways
…Tooling:
……(1) 8″ 3-Jaw Chuck
……(3) Tool Posts
……(2) Chuck Keys
……(1) Drill Chuck
……(7) Tool Holders

Specifications taken from 1st-hand inspection, owner interview, and OEM research. While specifications are assumed accurate, confirmation by purchasing entity is always recommended.

Overall Equipment Dimensions (as measured): 84″ x 36″ x 53″
Overall Equipment Weight (estimated): 3,500 lbs. (inc. accoutrements)

Functionality Notes:

Lathe has been a good runner for present owner; however, only used for odd, one-off work.

This unit comes with chuck, holders, tailstock, and miscellaneous tooling.

Owner wants the room, cleaning up shop. Has been run to make parts a couple weeks past, February 2022.

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EQUIPMENT LOCATION: Portland, OR Metro Area

Equipment is under power; available for inspection.
Seller agrees to load unit onto Buyer’s transportation.
Buyer responsible for freight logistics and expenses.

Contact MD Equipment Services LLC to schedule inspection or arrange purchase details.

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Taken at current owner’s shop on 3/2/22 by MDES: