Facilitates the machining of gear teeth and non-concentric patterns. Supplied with two dividing disks (40 and 48 steps), enabling standard division of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20, 24, 40 and 48. The spindle of the attachment is identical to that of the lathe. The 3 and 4 jaw chuck may therefore be fitted to it as well (the chuck is an optional accessory). May be fitted to the lathe's cross slide or to the bed and can be fitted to the Micro milling machine FF 230.Center distance: 9"; center height: 2-13/64"; swing: 4-3/32"
The versatility you need to complete all your miniature projects is found in this Proxxon lathe. The center height and the distance between centers are sufficient for a multitude of tasks. It runs quietly and is small and light enough to be packed away after each use. You can part, turn and cut tapers on materials such as plastic, steel, brass and aluminum. This Proxxon lathe comes complete with automatic feed, thread cutting capability, headstock chuck, live center and top slide for taper turning. The numerous optional accessories add the versatility you need to complete all your miniature projects.
Height over cross slide: 1-7/64"
Cross slide travel 2-23/64"; top slide: 1-13/16"
Tool holder accepts 5/16" x 5/16"cutters
MT 1 (short) spindle has a bore 13/32" and runs in precision ball bearings, yielding an accuracy of .0004" without chuck
Thread cutting capability covers the most important pitches of .02", .25", .028", .03", .031", .04", .05", .06"
Ability to cut inch system based threads make it possible to turn the most required thread diameters with thread pitches from 16 up to 64 tpi
Spindle speeds are changed by means of a belt and offer 300, 900 and 3,000 rpm
Electronic speed control extends the speed range down to 100 rpm, which is important when cutting threads
Automatic feed offers .002" and .004" per revolution.
Tailstock spindle has a MT 1 (short) bore and 1-3/16" travel
110-120V motor is fitted with a forward/reverse switch
Three jaw chuck offers 5/64" to 1-3/8" capacity (internal jaws) and 3/32" to 2-43/64" (external jaws).
Practical hand wheels are fitted with zero-resettable scales; one revolution equals .04" feed (40 divisions) and hence .001"/division.
Weighs approximately 30 lbs and measures approximately 21" x 9.8" x 5.9"
Handbook is detailed and easy to understand See 'Ships Direct from Manufacturer' link for warranty and return details.
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Returns generally not accepted. Contact Woodcraft Customer Service at 1-800-535-4482 with damage/defective issues.
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- Express or overnight shipping is not available for this product.
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If purchased at a Woodcraft Store, please return the item directly to the store where your purchase was made.
Two Year limited warranty. Please contact Prox Tech with warranty issues @ 828-326-0326.