When precision matters the most. Clutch-style geared head lathes are signature machines within the Elite lathe lineup. Engineered to meet world-class tolerances for spindle runout, longitudinal and transverse bed alignment, and bed-way parallelism.
Take Elite performance to a whole new level.
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.
3-1/8" SPINDLE BORE.
MATRIX® DISC CLUTCH PERMITS THE CHANGING OF GEARS WITHOUT STOPPING THE MOTOR, REDUCING WEAR.
UNIVERSAL GEARBOX SUPPORTS INCH, METRIC, MODULAR, AND DIAMETRAL THREADS, WITHOUT CHANGING GEARS.
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.
NYLON SAFETY GEARS IN THE END TRAIN PREVENT OVERLOADING, INCREASING USER SAFETY.