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  • Geared HeadLathes

    Combining the durability and strength of Meehanite® castings with precision engineering, Elite Geared Head Lathes turn out high quality components turn after turn. Designed with a universal gearbox to allow for a wide range of threading without gear changes, and Turcite-B coatings between the bed and carriage to provide smooth and accurate movement, these machines provide the perfect blend of performance and reliability you can come to expect from JET Elite.

    THE NEXT GENERATION OF
    LATHES IS JET ELITE  
    The next generation takes the best of the old, and adapts to move forward. Elite represents the most precise, most durable, and safest metalworking machinery. Each machine puts a stake in the ground, signaling a new standard of excellence.
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    Spindle Bore

    3-1/8" Spindle Bore.

    Nylon Safety Gears

    Nylon safety gears in the end train prevent overloading, increasing user safety.

    Universal Gearbox

    Universal gearbox supports inch, metric, modular, and diametral threads, without changing gears.

     

    FEATURES

    • Fully lit with CNC-style lighting, the enclosed full length splash guard is expertly designed to contain all chips and coolant.
    • Class 7 precision taper roller bearings keep spindle run out to a maximum of 0.0004”
    • Hardened and ground gears in headstock reduce vibration and deflection
    • Wider bedway absorbs vibration
    • Turcite-B coating between bed and carriage provides friction free motion in all linear directions
    • Anti-float design eliminates backlash in the cross slide

    STANDARD EQUIPMENT

    • 10” 3-Jaw chuck
    • Backplate for 10” Chuck
    • Steady rest- ball bearing
    • Follow rest
    • 4-Way tool post
    • 3-Position carriage stop
    • Chuck guard
     
    Elite Geared Head Lathe
    Specifications
    Base Model
    EGH-1740
    Geared Head Lathe
    892100
    Base Model
    EGH-1760
    Geared Head Lathe
    892150
         
    Size
    17 x 40 17 x 60
    Swing Over Bed (In.)
    17 17
    Swing Over Cross Slide (In.)
    11 11
    Swing Through Gap (In.)
    24-1/2 24-1/2
    Length of Gap (In.)
    7-2/3 7-2/3
    Distance Between Centers (In.)
    40 60
    Spindle Bore (In.)
    3-1/8 3-1/8
    Spindle Mount
    D1-6 D1-6
    Spindle Taper with Sleeve
    MT5 MT5
    Number of Spindle Speeds
    12 12
    Motor (HP)
    7-1/2 HP, 230/460V, 3Ph 7-1/2 HP, 230/460V, 3Ph
    Weight (Lbs.)
    3,747 4,078
         
       
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    CHOOSE A BASE MODEL TO START ASSEMBLING A MACHINE THAT MEETS YOUR NEEDS
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    2 Options
    • EGH-1740
      Weight (Lbs.):  3747
    • EGH-1760
      Weight (Lbs.):  4078
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    for additional customized packages.
    Geared Head Lathes Package
    Package Summary
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