Dore Westbury Vertical Miller/Driller. Now called the "Dore-Westbury" the miller went on to become one of the most popular in the model engineering world - for nothing else on sale at the time could offer the enthusiast such a remarkable combination of value, adaptability and compact dimensions.
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The instructions specify 0 to 360 rpm, but a brief high speed test on the Dore Westbury got it reading up to 3450 rpm, so the instructions should probably say 0 to 3600. The Halfords computer can now go on my pushbike to encourage harder pedalling as I go out to buy The Times after breakfast.
Dore Westbury Milling Machine uk.rec.models.engineering. Hi, I bought many years ago, some of the castings and parts to make a Mk2 version of the Dore Westbury mill, but had to put a hold on its machining and assembly for some time as I was still a serving member of HM Forces.
the dore westbury milling machine THIS FABULOUS MACHINE WAS DESIGNED BY EDGAR.T.WESTBURY AND IMPROVED BY ARNOLD THROP AND THEN IVAN LAW OF M.E.S. BORN IN THE 1950`S OUT OF A NEED FOR A SMALL MILLING MACHINE AS THERE WERE NO SUITABLE MACHINES FOR MODELERS BACK THEN.
Yeh, the Dore Westbury is indeed a unique mill, not least as it was originally sold in kit form, which comprised a set of plans, a book containing all the machining procedures and notes, a set of partly machined castings and all the materials to make the various levers and such.
Take into consideration that the Dore Westbury mill was a kit of castings and had to be machined and built up, if the standard of work and build is good then it could be a good buy although the design is a bit dated now, I would be looking at similar size geared head mill of more modern design.
The Dore Westbury mill is fine (subject to the quality of workmanship of the builder) apart from when you raise the head you loose your position. I have seen a couple of options to get round this in model engineer, also the drawbar is 5/16 for the mt2 socket.
Dore Westbury Vertical Miller/Driller - Machine Tool Archive. are available for the Dore Westbury Introduced in 1964, and named after its designer, Edgar T. Westbury, the first version of this popular "home-build" machine was known simply as the "Westbury" (pictures at the bottom of this page).