Myford lathes

The Myford Engineering Co. -later to be changed to Myford Limited- was founded in September 1934, by the late Cecil Moore, at the present site and is presently headed by his grandson Mr. Christopher Moore.

The company was formed to fill a need for small, inexpensive metalworking lathes. Manufacture commenced with a 3" height machine, which became very popular.

The success of this original ML1 machine led to further Myford models and the manufacture of a whole range of similar machines under other brand names. World War II, brought a change to manufacture of Drummond lathes, poppet vale grinding machines for military use and special purpose machines for munitions production.

23 June 2020

Myford value and price guide

What's your Myford worth? Here are some recently sold items.

Picture Title Date Price
myford ml7 super 7 5 8 cast steel motor pully Myford Ml7 Super 7 5 8 Cast Steel Motor Pully... 03/2021 $34.66
5mm x 65mm hss lathe form tools mini clamp type 5mm X 65mm Hss Lathe Form Tools Mini Clamp Type... 03/2021 $59.99
1 4 hss lathe form tools mini partingtool 1 4 Hss Lathe Form Tools Mini Partingtool... 03/2021 $49.99
rdgtools 8mm screwed arbour 14 x 1mm for boley Rdgtools 8mm Screwed Arbour 14 X 1mm For Boley... 03/2021 $19.34
lathe tailstock floating die holder set 2mt shank Lathe Tailstock Floating Die Holder Set 2mt Shank... 03/2021 $36.65
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