Use on materials such as plastic, steel, brass, and aluminum
Gear casing with a chart showing the appropriate speeds for different materials and diameters
On/off switch with emergency stop
Includes top slide for taper turning, tool holder MT-1 (short) live center, and 3-jaw chuck with 5/64- to 2-23/64-inch capacity
Dimensions are approximately 21-by-9.8-by-5.9-inches at 30-pounds
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Complete with chuck, live center and top slide for taper turning. 1. Gear casing with a table showing the appropriate speeds for different materials and diameters. 2. Headstock spindle with 13/32" bore (10.5 mm) and MT 1 taper (short). 3. On/off switch with emergency stop. 4. With 3-jaw chuck 5/64" - 2 43/64" (2 - 68 mm) capacity. 5. Top slide for taper turning and the tool holder are included as standard. 6. MT 1 live center included as standard (short). 7. Cast iron bed with ground prism for tool rest and tailstock ensures minimal deflection, even at high loads. 8. Leadscrew for automatic feed of .002" or .004" / revolution (0,05 or 0,1 mm). 9. Three speeds attained by swapping drive belt position and additional electronic speed control allowing speeds from 100 to 3,000 rpm. The PD 230/E is designed for those who appreciate quality. However, to use this lathe does not mean you need to be a professional turner. The handbook is detailed and easy to understand. The lathe runs quietly and is small and light enough to be packed away after each usage. The center height and the distance between centers are sufficient for a multitude of tasks. The machine is usable on materials such as plastic, steel, brass and aluminum and comes complete with automatic feed, thread cutting capability, headstock chuck, live center and top slide for taper turning. It may be used to part, turn and cut tapers. The numerous optional accessories add the versatility you need to complete all your miniature projects. Technical data: Center distance of 9" (230 mm), center height 2 13/64" (52 mm), swing 4 3/32" (104 mm). Height over cross slide 1 7/64" (28 mm). Cross slide travel 2 23/64" (60 mm) and top slide 1 13/16" (45 mm). Tool holder accepts 5/16" x 5/16" (8 x 8 mm) cutters. The MT 1 (short) spindle has a bore 13/32" (10.5 mm). It runs in precision ball bearings, y
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Instructions take a little time to read through and if you read them two or three times they are easy to understand However make sure you order an extra set of change gears and extra belts immediately
Finally I got a chuck from the Proxxon official store. Thanks Andrew for your kindness.
The lathe is reasonable and good for small jobs
Having fun with this. Need to spend more time on it to improve my skills with it.
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