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abldr

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02-06-2016 02:40 AM

Does anyone know where I can get a manual and parts for a Ritter 200 tub drill given that the company is out of business??


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#1 posted 02-07-2016 05:47 PM

I assume that you have searched the web.
I did a little search and found nothing, nada, zip.

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#2 posted 02-07-2016 06:02 PM

I believe they are still in business, but their web site is down. Last known info for them is:

Ritter Manufacturing, Inc.
1300 B West 4th St.- Antioch, CA 94509
(925) 757-7296 – Fax (925) 757-7083

The R200 web page can be found here (via the WayBack machine):
https://web.archive.org/web/20150316065000/http://www.rittermfg.com/r-200t.html

Brochure can be found here:
https://web.archive.org/web/20120324003917/http://www.rittermfg.com/brochures/P94_FRAME_ASSEMBLY_SYSTEMS_LITERATURE.pdf

Info/history at vintagemachinery site: http://vintagemachinery.org/mfgindex/detail.aspx?id=692&tab=0

Cheers,
Brad

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abldr

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#3 posted 02-08-2016 12:56 AM

Unfortunately no, in trying to find the manual I did find the bankruptcy documents and an auction site that was selling off all the manufacturing equipment. Fortunately it’s not a particularly complicated machine, I just like to have the actual manuals for my equipment and a direct repair parts source is always nice.

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#4 posted 10-06-2016 01:30 PM

Good news… We have the manual for you.

We have acquired Ritter’s IP and we are now building machines and providing replacement parts out of our Holland MI facility. Give us a call. rittermachinerycompany.com

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