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EGH-1740 With Taper Attachment and Collet Closer

Dependable, reliable, quality. 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.
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  • 3-1/8" Spindle Bore
  • Nylon safety gears in the end train prevent overloading, increasing safety
  • Universal gearbox supports inch, metric, modular and diametral threads, without changing gears
  • Enclosed coolant system contains excess coolant for increased safety
  • Front facing chip pan allows easy chip removal from the front of the machine
  • Steady rests feature ball bearing guides for smooth material movements
  • 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 bedways absorb 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
  • One-Shot lubrication in the carriage reduces maintenance
  • Overload clutch at feed shaft prevents the carriage from crashing into the chuck
  • Hardened and ground bedways provide accurate longitudinal movements
  • Shear pin in the lead screw disengages the feed when overloaded, preventing damage to the apron and headstock
  • Certified Meehanite® castings retain their tolerances and remain rigid through many years of machining
  • For added safety, the EGH-1740 Lathe follows strict guidelines and electrical requirements to be certified by CSA Group
  • Standard Equipment
  • 10" 3-Jaw chuck
  • Backplate for 10" Chuck
  • Steady Rest-Ball Bearing
  • Follow Rest- Brass Tipped
  • 4-Position Carriage Stop
  • Chuck Guard
  • 4-Way Tool Post
  • Micro-Carriage Stop
  • Threading Dial
  • Leveling Pads
  • Tool Box With Tools

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Size17 x 40
Accessory 1Taper Attachment
Accessory 2Collet Closer
Swing Over Bed (In.)17
Swing Over Cross Slide (In.)11
Swing Through Gap (In.)24 1/2
Length of Gap (In.)7-2/3
Distance Between Centers (In.)40
Spindle Bore (In.)3-1/8
Spindle MountD1-6
Spindle Taper with SleeveMT-5
Number of Spindle Speeds12
Range of Spindle Speeds (RPM)36 - 1,800
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (IPR)0.0015 - 0.04
Range of Cross Feeds (IPR)0.00075 - 0.02
Number of Inch Threads45
Range of Inch Threads (TPI)2 - 72
Number of Metric Threads39
Range of Metric Threads0.2 - 14
Diametrial Pitch Threads Number21
Diametrial Pitch Threads Range8 - 44
Modular Pitch Threads Number18
Modular Pitch Threads Range0.3 - 3.5
Max Tool Size (In.)1 x 1
Compound Slide Travel (In.)6-2/7
Cross Slide Travel (In.)9 1/4
Tailstock Spindle Travel (In.)5
Taper in Tailstock SpindleMT-4
Follow Rest Capacity (In.)1/2 - 3
Steady Rest Capacity (In.)3/8 - 6-3/4
Width of Bed (In.)12
Motor (HP)7-1/2 HP, 230/460V, 3Ph
Ampearge Draw @ 230V 3Ph22
Amperage Draw @ 460V 3Ph11
Prewired (V.)230
Coolant Pump Motor1/8 HP
Weight (Lbs.)3747
Overall Dimensions (L x W x H) (In.)94 x 44 x 68
DriveGeared Head
Style (Type)Engine

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Stock NoModel NoSizeAccessory 1Accessory 2Digital ReadoutSwing Over Bed (In.)Buying Options
892150EGH-176017 x 6017
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892100EGH-174017 x 4017
Find Dealer >> 892100
892550EGH-176017 x 60Taper Attachment17
Find Dealer >> 892550
892500EGH-174017 x 40Taper Attachment17
Find Dealer >> 892500
892551EGH-176017 x 60Collet Closer17
Find Dealer >> 892551
892501EGH-174017 x 40Collet Closer17
Find Dealer >> 892501
892552EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentCollet Closer17
Find Dealer >> 892552
892502EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentCollet Closer17
Find Dealer >> 892502
892553EGH-176017 x 60ACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892553
892503EGH-174017 x 40ACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892503
892554EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892554
892504EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892504
892555EGH-176017 x 60Collet CloserACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892555
892505EGH-174017 x 40Collet CloserACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892505
892556EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentCollet CloserACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892556
892506EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentCollet CloserACU-RITE 20317
Find Dealer >> 892506
892557EGH-176017 x 60ACU-RITE 30317
Find Dealer >> 892557
892507EGH-174017 x 40ACU-RITE 30317
Find Dealer >> 892507
892558EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentACU-RITE 30317
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892508EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentACU-RITE 30317
Find Dealer >> 892508
892559EGH-176017 x 60Collet CloserACU-RITE 30317
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892509EGH-174017 x 40Collet CloserACU-RITE 30317
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892560EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentCollet CloserACU-RITE 30317
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892510EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentCollet CloserACU-RITE 30317
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892561EGH-176017 x 60Newall DP70017
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892511EGH-174017 x 40Newall DP70017
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892562EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentNewall DP70017
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892512EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentNewall DP70017
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892563EGH-176017 x 60Collet CloserNewall DP70017
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892513EGH-174017 x 40Collet CloserNewall DP70017
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892564EGH-176017 x 60Taper AttachmentCollet CloserNewall DP70017
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892514EGH-174017 x 40Taper AttachmentCollet CloserNewall DP70017
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