weight of round ram bridgeport mill

Stuck bridgeport ram. - Practical Machinist

Mar 18, 2011· The Turret assembly might fit, if it was designed to go on a round ram base. BP made conversion turrets for converting to J head V ram. The new column castings have the turret bolts going in from the top instead of from bottom like the earlier round ram based column. BP also used a large solid flanged round ram for a J head, on a M Head turret.

Old round ram Bridgeport | The Hobby-Machinist

The machine in question is a round ram Bridgeport that was built in 1955, which I believe was the last year for the round rams. It does have a J-head and a 42" table, which were two of the things I was looking for and the dealer tells me that the mill is in excellent condition.

Tramming a non-nodding BP round ram mill - The Home Shop ...

Mar 02, 2014· Hello there, Recently one of the machinists offered to sell me his old Bridgeport that he doesnt use anymore. Its a round ram with a J-head on it. He's asking for 1200 which includes the vice, vice rotational base, clamp set, collet set, boring bar set, something that uses carbide inserts +...

Tramming a non-nodding BP round ram mill - The Home Shop ...

PLEASE NOTE: VintageMachinery was founded as a public service to amateur and professional woodworkers who enjoy using and/or restoring vintage machinery. Our purpose is to provide information about vintage machinery that is generally difficult to locate. VintageMachinery …

Part One Bridgeport - YouTube

Rather less heavily built than the later versions, the original Bridgeport turret milling machine had a lower, more slender column with a storage cupboard in its left-hand side; it also had a distinctive 5-inch diameter round ram with most having a double swivelling yoke at one to take the vertical head end a simple clevis with a round-flange attachment at the other to mount the slotting ...

Series 1 | Hardinge

The old round ram M-head Bridgeports are the shortest mills that Bridgeport ever made. This one had a 32-inch table (the smallest Bridgeport ever produced) and a 9-inch knee instead of the now more common 12-inch knee. The Bridgeport came with a home-brew 1->3 phase rotary converter. This was an idler style arrangement with a large heavy motor.

9" x 49" New Bridgeport Mill Series 1 In Stock! | Vertical ...

Bridgport Round Ram Operator's Manual Originally scanned and posted to the web by kwestervelt: Manufacturer: Bridgeport Machines Inc. - Bridgeport, CT: Publication Type: Milling Machines: …

Round Ram Bridgeport: Worth Considering? - The Home Shop ...

Apr 22, 2014· Have a used Bridgeport Round Ram Milling Machine for sale. It does not come with a vise or a phase converter. It is a three phase 220 power machine. The power feed motor is off of it, but comes with the machine. This is a tutorial online that shows you how to install a modern power feed that is more that half the weight …

Moving and Hoisting a 2000-Pound Bridgeport Milling Machine

History. The original corporation was founded in Bridgeport, Connecticut and started selling its machines in 1938. It became famous in the following decades for small- and medium-sized vertical milling machines, with an iconic form of quill-equipped multiple-speed vertical milling head with a ram-on-turret mounting over a knee-and-column base.The American Precision Museum's biography of ...

BRIDGEPORT Round Ram Vertical Milling Machine Instructions ...

The Bridgeport Series I Standard Mill is the original milling, drilling and boring machine. The Bridgeport Series I Knee Mill is the most popular mill ever made with over 370,000 machines built over the past 70-plus years. Bridgeport Series I Built the Bridgeport Way The long-term reliability of a Series I mill …

How much does a 1J with a 32" table weigh?

I would like some advice on the best way to tram the Y axis on my Bridgeport mill. The mill is a 1950 round ram model that has a J head (step pulley type) mounted to a fixed flange on the ram. Therefore, the mill …

How Old Is My Bridgeport Milling Machine? – Blue Chip ...

As of Feb. 2005, there seems to be no complete Bridgeport manual for the round ram mill available online. The files Round_Ram_Manual 1-5.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 6-10.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 11-20.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 20-30.pdf, and Round_Ram_Manual 31-38.pdf, are available from the files section of the Yahoo group bridgeport_mill_manuals2

Bridgeport Boogie 2 - YouTube

Nov 09, 2014· Head Stands for the Bridgeport Mill - Duration: 6:48. fiatnutz 153,325 views. 6:48. How to move a milling machine and lathe like a pro! - Duration: 6:39. glassglowz 139,512 views.

Bridgeport (machine tool brand) - Wikipedia

May 02, 2008· BRIDGEPORT "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS BRIDGEPORT "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS 1956 BR-26963 Thru BR-31619 Start of V ram 1957 BR-31619 Thru BR-37278 Sometimes (maybe more often than one might think) the head serial number and base serial number may be from different years. In any case I don't think they ever match exactly number for number base and head.

BRIDGEPORT MILLING MACHINE "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS ...

Moving and Hoisting a 2000-Pound Bridgeport Milling Machine . ... Some have claimed that this hole is for lifting the ram alone during assembly, but Bridgeport's own documentation for the British version shows this is an approved method for lifting the entire machine.

weight of full size Bridgeport and what year was it made ...

Apr 17, 2010· If you plug the serial number into the chart below, it will give you the year of manufacture of your machine. Be advised; while most machines will spend their entire lives in one piece, many a milling machine has a later, or earlier head swapped onto it. This chart is to date the basic machine. BH-1 THRU BH-39 Round ram …

1942 Bridgeport Round Ram Milling Machine - YouTube

Sep 19, 2012· Bridgeport, CT. Machine Specifications: Machine Class: Metal Working Machinery: Machine Type: Mill, Vertical: Machine Size: Submitted By: Peter Bartell: Machine Specifications: Description/Model: Round Ram w/ M Head: Date of Manufacturer: 1943: Serial Number: Last Updated: 9/19/2012 11:54:23 AM: Comments: A milling …

Bridgeport Factory Literature

Apr 14, 2009· my round ram M head w/ 32" table weighed in at 1620lbs. we picked it up from the scrapyard and were sure to weigh in and out., 06:28 PM #5 Craig Donges

Bridge port milling machine manual - The Curious Forge

The serial number is on the knee of the machine It can be obscured by the chip shield. Date Start S/N End S/N 1938 BH-1 THRU BH-39 Round ram 1939 BH-40 THRU BH-252 1940 BH-253 THRU BH …

Bridgeport Factory Literature

BRIDGEPORT SERIES 1 CNC VERTICAL MILL Model Series 1, S/N 171400, New 1977 Stock# Q10406 EQUIPPED WITH: SouthWest Industries (SWI) Proto Trak …

Bridgeport Mill - Rebuild

Details about Bridgeport Milling Machine (Round Ram) See original listing. Bridgeport Milling Machine (Round Ram) Condition: Used. Ended: Aug 04, 2020. Price: US $2,499.99. Shipping: Freight - Read the item description or contact the seller for details | See details . Item location: Watertown, Connecticut, United States ...

How Old Is My Bridgeport Milling Machine? – Blue Chip ...

Nov 09, 2018· I think it would help if you posted more details about the mill and exactly what you have done so far in trying to move the ram. A very important question is …

Stuck bridgeport ram. - Practical Machinist

Mar 18, 2011· The Turret assembly might fit, if it was designed to go on a round ram base. BP made conversion turrets for converting to J head V ram. The new column castings have the turret bolts going in from the top instead of from bottom like the earlier round ram based column. BP also used a large solid flanged round ram for a J head, on a M Head turret.

Old round ram Bridgeport | The Hobby-Machinist

The machine in question is a round ram Bridgeport that was built in 1955, which I believe was the last year for the round rams. It does have a J-head and a 42" table, which were two of the things I was looking for and the dealer tells me that the mill is in excellent condition.

Tramming a non-nodding BP round ram mill - The Home Shop ...

Mar 02, 2014· Hello there, Recently one of the machinists offered to sell me his old Bridgeport that he doesnt use anymore. Its a round ram with a J-head on it. He's asking for 1200 which includes the vice, vice rotational base, clamp set, collet set, boring bar set, something that uses carbide inserts +...

Tramming a non-nodding BP round ram mill - The Home Shop ...

PLEASE NOTE: VintageMachinery was founded as a public service to amateur and professional woodworkers who enjoy using and/or restoring vintage machinery. Our purpose is to provide information about vintage machinery that is generally difficult to locate. VintageMachinery …

Part One Bridgeport - YouTube

Rather less heavily built than the later versions, the original Bridgeport turret milling machine had a lower, more slender column with a storage cupboard in its left-hand side; it also had a distinctive 5-inch diameter round ram with most having a double swivelling yoke at one to take the vertical head end a simple clevis with a round-flange attachment at the other to mount the slotting ...

Series 1 | Hardinge

The old round ram M-head Bridgeports are the shortest mills that Bridgeport ever made. This one had a 32-inch table (the smallest Bridgeport ever produced) and a 9-inch knee instead of the now more common 12-inch knee. The Bridgeport came with a home-brew 1->3 phase rotary converter. This was an idler style arrangement with a large heavy motor.

9" x 49" New Bridgeport Mill Series 1 In Stock! | Vertical ...

Bridgport Round Ram Operator's Manual Originally scanned and posted to the web by kwestervelt: Manufacturer: Bridgeport Machines Inc. - Bridgeport, CT: Publication Type: Milling Machines: …

Round Ram Bridgeport: Worth Considering? - The Home Shop ...

Apr 22, 2014· Have a used Bridgeport Round Ram Milling Machine for sale. It does not come with a vise or a phase converter. It is a three phase 220 power machine. The power feed motor is off of it, but comes with the machine. This is a tutorial online that shows you how to install a modern power feed that is more that half the weight …

Moving and Hoisting a 2000-Pound Bridgeport Milling Machine

History. The original corporation was founded in Bridgeport, Connecticut and started selling its machines in 1938. It became famous in the following decades for small- and medium-sized vertical milling machines, with an iconic form of quill-equipped multiple-speed vertical milling head with a ram-on-turret mounting over a knee-and-column base.The American Precision Museum's biography of ...

BRIDGEPORT Round Ram Vertical Milling Machine Instructions ...

The Bridgeport Series I Standard Mill is the original milling, drilling and boring machine. The Bridgeport Series I Knee Mill is the most popular mill ever made with over 370,000 machines built over the past 70-plus years. Bridgeport Series I Built the Bridgeport Way The long-term reliability of a Series I mill …

How much does a 1J with a 32" table weigh?

I would like some advice on the best way to tram the Y axis on my Bridgeport mill. The mill is a 1950 round ram model that has a J head (step pulley type) mounted to a fixed flange on the ram. Therefore, the mill …

How Old Is My Bridgeport Milling Machine? – Blue Chip ...

As of Feb. 2005, there seems to be no complete Bridgeport manual for the round ram mill available online. The files Round_Ram_Manual 1-5.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 6-10.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 11-20.pdf, Round_Ram_Manual 20-30.pdf, and Round_Ram_Manual 31-38.pdf, are available from the files section of the Yahoo group bridgeport_mill_manuals2

Bridgeport Boogie 2 - YouTube

Nov 09, 2014· Head Stands for the Bridgeport Mill - Duration: 6:48. fiatnutz 153,325 views. 6:48. How to move a milling machine and lathe like a pro! - Duration: 6:39. glassglowz 139,512 views.

Bridgeport (machine tool brand) - Wikipedia

May 02, 2008· BRIDGEPORT "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS BRIDGEPORT "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS 1956 BR-26963 Thru BR-31619 Start of V ram 1957 BR-31619 Thru BR-37278 Sometimes (maybe more often than one might think) the head serial number and base serial number may be from different years. In any case I don't think they ever match exactly number for number base and head.

BRIDGEPORT MILLING MACHINE "J" HEAD SERIAL NUMBERS ...

Moving and Hoisting a 2000-Pound Bridgeport Milling Machine . ... Some have claimed that this hole is for lifting the ram alone during assembly, but Bridgeport's own documentation for the British version shows this is an approved method for lifting the entire machine.

weight of full size Bridgeport and what year was it made ...

Apr 17, 2010· If you plug the serial number into the chart below, it will give you the year of manufacture of your machine. Be advised; while most machines will spend their entire lives in one piece, many a milling machine has a later, or earlier head swapped onto it. This chart is to date the basic machine. BH-1 THRU BH-39 Round ram …

1942 Bridgeport Round Ram Milling Machine - YouTube

Sep 19, 2012· Bridgeport, CT. Machine Specifications: Machine Class: Metal Working Machinery: Machine Type: Mill, Vertical: Machine Size: Submitted By: Peter Bartell: Machine Specifications: Description/Model: Round Ram w/ M Head: Date of Manufacturer: 1943: Serial Number: Last Updated: 9/19/2012 11:54:23 AM: Comments: A milling …

Bridgeport Factory Literature

Apr 14, 2009· my round ram M head w/ 32" table weighed in at 1620lbs. we picked it up from the scrapyard and were sure to weigh in and out., 06:28 PM #5 Craig Donges

Bridge port milling machine manual - The Curious Forge

The serial number is on the knee of the machine It can be obscured by the chip shield. Date Start S/N End S/N 1938 BH-1 THRU BH-39 Round ram 1939 BH-40 THRU BH-252 1940 BH-253 THRU BH …

Bridgeport Factory Literature

BRIDGEPORT SERIES 1 CNC VERTICAL MILL Model Series 1, S/N 171400, New 1977 Stock# Q10406 EQUIPPED WITH: SouthWest Industries (SWI) Proto Trak …

Bridgeport Mill - Rebuild

Details about Bridgeport Milling Machine (Round Ram) See original listing. Bridgeport Milling Machine (Round Ram) Condition: Used. Ended: Aug 04, 2020. Price: US $2,499.99. Shipping: Freight - Read the item description or contact the seller for details | See details . Item location: Watertown, Connecticut, United States ...

How Old Is My Bridgeport Milling Machine? – Blue Chip ...

Nov 09, 2018· I think it would help if you posted more details about the mill and exactly what you have done so far in trying to move the ram. A very important question is …