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Zeb123

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Burke 123#3 complete, I think, with gear head motor $400.00. Does this sound good. Do not know of any tooling yet.
 

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So long as its in decent shape 4 Benjamins is not a bad price for that machine IMHO. In my area when an old iron of that size pops up its usually gone within hours.
 

Zeb123

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Another question, how hard is tooling to come by for these machines? Should I pass and look for a more modern machine with a "standard" size tooling?
 

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Uses a B&S 7 or 9 taper iirc.
That table has a lever type feed which may not be complete.
This is more of a production mill for slotting or small repeat jobs.
 

Zeb123

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After some more research I think I will hold off on this one.
 

Choiliefan

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It's surprising how few nice used machine tools are available here in NC.
Pretty much everything is overpriced and/or in dire need of TLC.
 

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Join the Burke Yahoo group and they may be able to help you.
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/BurkeMills/info
Burke Mills has moved to groups.io
 
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