The 4 jaws are adjusted independently. Recommended it for clamping asymmetrical workpieces, oval, orthogonal, or other odd-shaped workpiece profiles. The jaws are reversible and hardened, giving a capacity of 3-5/32". The work piece must be centered manually.
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.
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Center distance: 9"; center height: 2-13/64"; swing: 4-3/32"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"cuttersMT 1 (short) spindle has a bore 13/32" and runs in precision ball bearings, yielding an accuracy of .0004" without chuckThread 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 rpmElectronic speed control extends the speed range down to 100 rpm, which is important when cutting threadsAutomatic feed offers .002" and .004" per revolution.Tailstock spindle has a MT 1 (short) bore and 1-3/16" travel110-120V motor is fitted with a forward/reverse switchThree 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