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Invicta (Elliott) Shaping Machines
- Series M and "Major"-
An Instruction and Parts book is available for the Invicta/Elliott Series M Models,

the Invicta/Elliott Major 18", 24" & 30" the S-Type (as originally branded "Alba")

and the Elliott 10M & Alba 1A and a Highly Detailed All-Makes Instruction Book

Invicta Shapers Home Page   Alba/Elliott Shapers


Invicta Type 4MR: ram stroke 18" (457 mm) with 6 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 11 to 101.
The table had a top surface of 16
3/8" x 12" (416 x 305 mm) with a longitudinal traverse of 203/4" (527 mm) and 6 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.010" to 0.060" (0.25 to 1.5 mm).
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 6.5" (165 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 11/16" x 1
1/4" (17.5 mm x 31.8 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 10.75" (273 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 23/4". Motor power 4 h.p.

Invicta Type 5M: ram stroke 21" (533 mm) with 6 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 9 to 85.
The table had a top surface of 18
3/8" x 12" (467 x 305 mm) with a longitudinal traverse of 24" (527 mm) and 4 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.0104" to 0.0417" (0.26 to 1.06 mm).
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 6.5" (165 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 7/8" x 1
1/2" (22 mm x 38 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 10.75" (273 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 23/4". Motor power 4 h.p.

Invicta Type 5MR: ram stroke 21" (533 mm) with 6 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 9 to 85.
The table had a top surface of 18
3/8" x 12" (467 x 305 mm) with a longitudinal traverse of 24" (527 mm) and 6 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.010" to 0.060 (0.25 to 1.5 mm).
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 6.5" (165 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 7/8" x 1
1/2" (22 mm x 38 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 10.75" (273 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 23/4". Motor power 4 h.p.


Invicta Type 6M: ram stroke 24" (610 mm) with 6 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 8 to 74.
The table had a top surface of 23" x 13" (584 x 330 mm) and side surfaces of 16
5/8" x 135/8" (422 x 346 mm). Longitudinal traverse was 293/4" (755 mm) and 4 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.0104" to 0.0417" (0.26 to 1.06 mm).
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 8" (203 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 1" x 1
3/4" (25.4 mm x 44.5 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 12.75" (324 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 3". Motor power 5 h.p.

Invicta Type 6MR shown with the optional swivelling box table: ram stroke 24" (610 mm) with 6 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 8 to 74.
The table had a top surface of 23" x 13" (584 x 330 mm) and side surfaces of 165/8" x 135/8" (422 x 346 mm). Longitudinal traverse was 29
3/4" (755 mm) and 6 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.010" to 0.060" (0.25 to 1.5 mm).
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 8" (203 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 1" x 1
3/4" (25.4 mm x 44.5 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 12.75" (324 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 23/4". Motor power 5 h.p.

Invicta Type 8MR:
ram stroke 30" (762 mm) with 9 rates of feed and strokes per minute from 6 to 100.
The table had a top surface of 28.75" x 16" (730 x 406 mm) and side surfaces of 21" x 18" (533 x 457 mm). Longitudinal traverse was 32" (813 mm) with 6 rates of cross-feed that ranged, per cut, from 0.005" to 0.060" (0.13 to 1.5 mm). An Automatic quick-return was also fitted, this providing a travel rate of 80" (2032 mm) per minute.
Able to be swivelled 60 each side of upright, the tool slide had 9" (230 mm) of travel and could take cutters up to 1" x 2" (25 mm x 50 mm). Fitted as part of the standard equipment, the swivel-base machine vice had a jaw-open capacity of 15" (381 mm). Maximum diameter of a shaft admitted beneath the ram 3.25" 82 mm). Motor power 6 h.p.

Late Model Invicta 6M badged as an Elliott

Late Model Invicta 2M badged as an Elliott


Invicta Shapers Home Page   Alba/Elliott Shapers

An Instruction and Parts book is available for the Invicta/Elliott Series M Models,

the Invicta/Elliott Major 18", 24" & 30" the S-Type (as originally branded "Alba")

and the Elliott 10M & Alba 1A and a Highly Detailed All-Makes Instruction Book

Invicta (Elliott) Shaping Machines
- Series M and "Major"-
email: tony@lathes.co.uk
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