Re: C to B 9" workshop conversion.


Machines for the military were usually made to the tight specs. I can't say if a 9" in 1952 was made to Govt. specs. Perhaps that information is on the serial card.


On Nov 3, 2013, at 10:33 PM, "Steve Wells" <wswells@...> wrote:


Ted could answer that, but I think Goverment would be the same, yes.
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On 11/3/2013 1:55 PM, Steve Wells wrote:
> John, if you are referring to the apron lead screw, there were three
> specs: standard; tool room and military. the military spec being the best.

Would a 9" originally purchased by the corps of engineers in 1952 be
military spec?

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