how to make a lathe bed and carriage in solidworks ?

i want simple steps to begin with

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do you have drawings and dimensions? I can help.

 
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For such big assemblies you need to have dimensions first. It's not that easy to start with just image files if you are a novice. You can find some of the 2D Drawing plans from machine design books.
http://books.google.co.in/books?id=FCelzYBXsSIC&pg=PA375&source=gbs_selected_pages&cad=3#v=onepage&q&f=false

Just for a simple start you can make the profile as in the image and extrude it for the lathe bed.

 
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