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"JET EVS Pro Wood Lathe - 16in. x 42in., Electronic Variable Speed, Model# JWL-1642EVS"

Item# 123583
"The JET 16in. x 42in. EVS Pro Wood Lathe is a one of a kind machine for the true wood turner. With a 1.5 HP motor and electronic inverter, you can operate the machine at any speed from 50 to 3200 RPM for optimum wood lathe performance. Hole Diameter in. Hole through tailstock 3/8in., Speeds 50-3,200, Spindle Diameter in. Spindle nose 1 1/4 in. x 8 TPI, Spindle Lock Yes, allows for ease of removing chucks and faceplates, Mount Type Stand alone, Amps 4.6, Material Type Cast iron, metal, Motor Phases 3, Motor Voltage 115 prewired 115V, Distance Between Center of Holes in. Distance between centers 42in., Ram Travel in. 4, Variable Speed Spindle speeds infinite, Includes Swing over tool rest base 12 in., Swing Swing over bed 16 in. Digital readout allows operator to dial in the desired speed for best results Heavy-duty cast iron lathe bed adds stability while limiting vibration during operation Electronic inverter lets you operate the machine at any speed from Sliding headstock may be positioned anywhere along the bed ways for maximum flexibility and user comfort High/low speed change lever quickly changes belt positions Spindle has positive locking indexing in 10 increments for fast, efficient fluting and veining operations Live center has a removable pin for boring through stock Cam-lock mechanisms allow adjustments of headstock, tailstock and tool rest base without having to use tools Hollow tailstock allows you to perform long hole boring for lamps and other vessels Overall dimensions 59in.L x 29in.W x 28in.H Headstock taper MT-2 Centerline of spindle to floor 44 1/2in. Headstock movement Slide Indexing positions 36 1 1/2HP motor"
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Customer Reviews for "JET EVS Pro Wood Lathe - 16in. x 42in., Electronic Variable Speed, Model# JWL-1642EVS"
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1642 Jet Wood Lathe

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January 16, 2012
By Gimpy1
from Pa
"I purchased this product and use it on daily. I love the ease of the unit as a whole, the variable speed is a great feature. It allows you to choose the speed vs pre set speeds. The unit is heavy and doesn't walk, is is very beefy and made out of cast. The motor is easy to get to if any problem should arise. I'm hook one the jets products."
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