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

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

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

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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.


  • Acme Thread in Tailstock
  • CSA Certified
  • Easy-to-read RPM display
  • Improved tailstock quill locking with anti-rotation key
  • Optional extension bed takes the capacity to 60" between centers
  • Positive locking tool rest with redesigned clamping
  • 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


  • Style (Type) Benchtop
  • Swing Over Bed (In.) 14-1/2
  • Swing Over Tool Rest Base (In.) 11
  • Spindle Bore (In.) 3/8
  • Number of Indexing Positions 36
  • Centerline of Spindle to Floor (In.) 44
  • Motor Power (HP) 1
  • Bed Construction Cast Iron
  • Prewired Voltage (V.) 115
  • Motor Amps 11/5.5

Warranty Information


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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