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by Mr. Goodwrench
Sun Nov 14, 2010 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport has gone to the dark side
Replies: 6
Views: 1566

Re: Bridgeport has gone to the dark side

Stevec. Bridgeport made an "M" head which mostly used a #2MT collet. A few used a #7B&S and fewer yet used a B-3 (very few). These heads are still out there and I have heard of them being retrofitted to a mill-drill type machine. Check around and you will find these heads. Good luck. Fortunately, th...
by Mr. Goodwrench
Sun Nov 14, 2010 1:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bridgeport has gone to the dark side
Replies: 6
Views: 1566

Bridgeport has gone to the dark side

Hi all. I am a machine tool repairman with my own small business. I often work with the local machinery sales companies installing the accessories they sell such as DRO's and power feeds etc.. I also rebuild mill heads and am very familiar with Bridgeports. Recently, I was asked to install an Acu-Ri...
by Mr. Goodwrench
Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:25 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: New member with Emco FB-2 and V-10
Replies: 4
Views: 2221

New member with Emco FB-2 and V-10

Greetings all. I just joined and wanted to introduce myself. I am an almost retired self employed machine tool repairman. Recently, a local machinery dealer whom I do a lot of work for, took in a V-10 without the milling attachment and also an FB-2 stand alone mill on an original stand. The mill was...