JWL-1440VSK 14" x 40" Wood Lathe with Legs

JWL-1440VSK 14" x 40" Wood Lathe with Legs

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JWL-1440VSK 14" x 40" Wood Lathe with Legs

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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.


  • Headstock slides for maximum versatility
  • Variable speed from 400-3000 RPM
  • Positive locking tool rest with redesigned clamping
  • Optional extension bed mounts in 3 separate positions for larger outboard turning or 60" between centers
  • Acme thread in tailstock
  • Improved tailstock quill locking with anti-rotation key
  • Easy-to-read RPM display
  • CSA Certified


  • Style (Type) Floorstanding Model
  • Swing Over Bed (In.) 14-1/2
  • Swing Over Tool Rest Base (In.) 11
  • Distance Between Centers (In.) 40
  • Headstock Movement Sliding/Pivoting
  • Spindle Bore (In.) 3/8
  • Spindle Taper MT2
  • Quill Taper MT2
  • Quill Travel (In.) 4-1/4
  • Spindle Thread (In./TPI) 1"/8 TPI
  • Spindle Speeds Variable
  • Speed Range 400-3000
  • Number of Indexing Positions 36
  • Centerline of Spindle to Floor (In.) 44
  • Outboard Turning Yes
  • Bed Construction Cast Iron
  • Motor Power (HP) 1
  • Motor Phase (PH) 1
  • Motor Voltage (V.) 115/230
  • Prewired Voltage (V.) 115
  • Motor Amps 11/5.5
  • Assembled Machine Dimensions (In.) 74L x 18W x 49H

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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