This Sherline lathe can turn a part up to 3.5” in diameter over the bed or up to 1.88” over the carriage without riser blocks. The lathe has 8” of space between centers. The electronic speed control allows continuously variable speed control from 70 to 2800 RPM without belt changes. There is a second pulley position available that offers extra torque at low RPM if needed. This lathe is a good choice for clockmakers, modelers, or anyone making small parts. This is a MANUAL lathe, operated by turning the hand cranks. It is not CNC controlled.
This lathe has the following key features:
A powerful 90V DC motor with electronic speed controller (if selected)
2.75″ (70mm) x 6.0″ (152mm) crosslide.
15″ (381mm) steel bed to allow 8″ (203mm) between centers.
Standard 1-5/8″ (41mm) laser engraved aluminum handwheels.
Pulleys, drive belt, faceplate, lathe dog, two dead centers, three hexagonal keys, tool post, sharpened high-speed steel cutting tool, eight-foot three-wire power cord, and instruction manual.
Many other accessories are included in this package. Please see the “What’s Included” section above.