This is the full manual from Hardinge, who have taken over Bridgeport’s parts, sales and service.

This covers all aspects of parts, maintenance, operation and installation. It’s about the best literature available for your Series 1. Download this, (a 4.3 MB PDF file), print it off, slip it into some plastic page sheet protectors and a three ring binder, and you will have the ultimate shop manual right in reach when you just need to know.