This machine has been brought by ZMT for a customer and is ready for re-building.
The bedplate has been removed from the bed, and the bed is being prepared for painting.
The pedestal is being prepared for painting.
The headstock spindle has been removed and the headstock painted.
The bedplate has been re-aligned to the bed.
The bed has been fitted to the pedestal and the spring tension set.
The carriage and cross slide has been scraped in using the original Hardinge blueing fixtures.
The carriage gib and Teflon has been scraped in, and the carriage fitted to the bed.
The carriage gears and clutches have been cleaned and rebuild.
A close-up of the carriage dovetail.
The machine has completed its turning trials and has passed final inspection.