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Jet Lathe (BDB-1340)


  • Tolerance test certificate included
  • Low voltage motor controls
  • Helical cut headstock gears reduce noise
  • Change gears allow metric threading
  • Spindle is supported by precision tapered roller bearings
  • V-way bed is induction hardened and ground
  • Gap bed section provided for large diameter work
  • Independent leadscrew and feed rod
  • T-slotted compound slide with 4-way tool post
  • Carriage mounted spindle control lever
  • Automatic feeding and threading are fully interlocked
  • Feed selectors travel in grooved ways
  • Tailstock may be offset for turning tapers and includes an inch/metric graduated quill

Check The Specifications Below

Belt Drive Bench Lathe

Stock Number: 321360
Model: BDB-1340
Swing Over Bed (in): 13
Swing Over Cross Slide (in): 7-25/32
Length of Gap (in): 12-1/4
Distance Between Centers (in): 40
Hole Through Spindle (in): 1-3/8
Spindle Mount: D1-4
Spindle Taper (With Sleeve): MT-5 (MT-3)
Number of Spindle Speeds: 12
Range of Spindle Speeds (RPM): 60 - 1,240
Number of Longitudinal and Cross Feeds: 40
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in/rev): 0.0036 - 0.1005
Range of Cross Feeds (in/rev): 0.0012 - 0.0345
Number of Inch Threads: 40
Range of Inch Threads (T.P.I.): 4 - 112
Number of Metric Threads: 27
Range of Metric Threads (mm): 0.2 - 6
Max Tool Size (in): 5/8 x 5/8
Compound Slide Travel (in): 2-11/16
Cross Slide Travel (in): 6-5/16
Carriage Travel (in): 35
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in): 3-3/4
Taper in Tailstock Spindle: MT-3
Steady Rest Capacity (in): 3-1/2
Follow Rest Capacity (in): 2-3/4
Width of Bed (in): 7-3/8
Overall Dimensions with Stand (LxWxH/in): 71 x 32 x 45
Main Motor: 2 HP, 1 Ph 230V Only
Net Weight (lbs): 954

Standard Equipment

  • 6" 3-jaw direct mount chuck with top reversing jaws
  • 8" 4-jaw chuck
  • 12" faceplate
  • 4-way tool post
  • Steady and follow rest
  • Metric change gear
  • Centers with headstock center sleeve
  • Threading dial
  • Tool box with tools

Optional Accessories

  • Cabinet stand (321443K)
  • 5C lever-type collet closer (321515)
  • 5C collet set (650014)
  • Taper attachment kit (321442) (installation available)
  • Coolant system (321444)
  • Single tool post (321431)
  • MT-3 Live center (465303)

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