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JWL-1440VS 14" x 40" Benchtop Wood Lathe

Do you want a lathe that’s as versatile as your turning? The 1440 lathe from JET can be tailored to accomplish a wide range of projects. With a sliding and pivoting headstock, variable speed, and many other great features this lathe meets the needs of woodturners. Experience the 1440 lathe and see how Versatility Takes Shape.
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  • Sliding headstock pivots 360 degrees with 7 positive locking positions at 0, 30, 60, 90, 120, 180, and 270 degrees for maximum variability and optimal user comfort
  • Variable speed from 400-3000 RPM
  • Positive locking tool rest with redesigned clamping
  • Optional extension bed takes the capacity to 60" between centers
  • Acme thread in tailstock
  • Improved tailstock quill locking with anti-rotation key
  • Easy-to-read RPM display
  • CSA Certified

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Style (Type)Benchtop
Swing Over Bed (In.)14-1/2
Swing Over Tool Rest Base (In.)11
Distance Between Centers (In.)40
Headstock MovementSliding/Pivoting
Spindle Bore (In.)3/8
Spindle TaperMT2
Quill TaperMT2
Quill Travel (In.)4-1/4
Spindle Thread (In./TPI)1"/8 TPI
Spindle SpeedsVariable
Speed Range400-3000
Number of Indexing Positions36
Centerline of Spindle to Floor (In.)44
Outboard TurningYes
Bed ConstructionCast Iron
Motor Power (HP)1
Motor Phase (PH)1
Motor Voltage (V.)115/230
Prewired Voltage (V.)115
Motor Amps11/5.5
Assembled Machine Dimensions (In.)74L x 18W x 18.3H

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JET Red Assurance 5-Year Warranty

JET warrants every product it sells. If one of our tools needs service or repair, one of our Authorized Service Centers located throughout the United States can give you quick service. In most cases, any of these JPW Industries Authorized Service Centers can authorize warranty repair, assist you in obtaining parts, or perform routine maintenance and major repair on your JET tools. For the name of an Authorized Service Center in your area call 1-800-274-6848.
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