The Steel City Granite Midi-Lathe is a precision bench top machine features a 1/2 HP, single phase, 115V DC motor, push button switch with variable speed control. Solid granite bed with 27 in. in between centers. 6 in. tool rest, ball bearing live center, spur center, 3 in. face plate, knockout bar. This quality woodturning lathe is covered with a 5 year, top to bottom warranty and a 10 year warranty on granite component that stands the test of time.
- 2 speed variable speed: 500 to 3,800 RPM allows for maximum torque when turning at lower speeds
- External hinged access doors: allows for quick access to belts and pulleys for changing speeds or replacement of belt
- 27 in. between centers: the largest of any small lathes allows ample capacity for turning without the need for a bed extension
- Solid Granite bed material prevents from any rust and warp happening, heavy weight of the granite reduces vibration