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help ID lathe, 12x36 RL25

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Ill post photos later when I get some. Looking to ID a 12x36 gap bed lathe. Badged as "Lincoln" model RL 25, tag says made in Taiwan. Any ideas?
 

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These were made with different names for different tooling houses that sold machinery. Here is a Bolton Tools 12 x 36 that looks a lot like it. The Jet 12 x 36 is comparable also. Regardless, you may not find parts for a Lincoln, but the other names will work. Also, the Taiwan lathes were better quality than Chinese so that's a plus.

http://boltontool.com/13-x-37-gear-...arch=BT1337G&gclid=CID2uceZ39QCFdVWDQodCQYJ-w
 

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I don't see a treading dial in the pictures. You might want to see if it's available.
 

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I'd take it for under $500. , is what you see what you get? No stand , missing parts.
 
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