South Bend 8K, 8" x 18" Lathe
A compact benchtop lathe with big lathe features, this heavy-duty South Bend 8K will surpass the expectations of the most demanding jeweler, as well as the person making small parts or using this lathe for a hobby. Weighing in at a hefty 268 lbs., this lathe has a D1-3 camlock mount with a variable speed feature that allows the changing of speeds simply by turning the speed knob. Threads both inch and metric and includes a threading dial indicator as well as the change gears. High quality cogged belts are used for power transmission and reduced vibration. Hardened and ground South Bend® signature V-Ways for a precise and long life of the lathe bed.
Swing over bed: 8" Distance between centers: 18" Swing over cross slide: 5" Swing over saddle: 5" Cross slide travel: 3-1/4" Compound travel: 2-5/8" Carriage travel: 17-5/8" Spindle nose: D1-3 Spindle bore: 1-1/8" Spindle taper: MT#3 Spindle speeds: 50 - 2300 RPM Tailstock taper: MT#2 Tailstock barrel travel: 1-3/4" Tailstock barrel diameter: 1-3/16" Inch threads: (12) 10 - 32 TPI Metric threads: (12) 0.4 - 3.0 mm Longitudinal feed range: 0.003-0.0051 in./rev. Number of cross feeds: N/A Voltage/phase/amps: 120V, single-phase, 10A Spindle motor: 1-1/2 HP Overall size: 40"W x 18"D x 19"H Approximate shipping weight: 282 lbs. Hardened and ground signature South Bend® three V-Way bed Electronic variable speed controls Threading dial indicator Emergency stop button Inch and metric graduations on tailstock barrel as well as handwheel collars 4" 3-Jaw chuck with back plate & extra set of jaws 4-Way tool post MT#4.5 to MT#3 Morse Taper spindle sleeve MT#2 dead center for tailstock MT#3 dead center for headstock Complete set of change gears Hex wrench set Oil gun Tailstock locking wrench Tool box
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