JWL-1840EVS 18" x 40" Wood Lathe

JWL-1840EVS 18" x 40" Wood Lathe

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JWL-1840EVS 18" x 40" Wood Lathe

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Introducing the 1840EVS woodworking lathe from JET. Designed to be as versatile as you are in the shop this lathe features a headstock that slides the full length of the bed. The included four-inch cast iron risers allow you to easily choose the working height that maximizes your comfort.


  • 36 integrated indexing positions
  • Banjo uses non-marring, positive locking wedge system to securely hold tool post
  • Convenient leg-mounted tool holder
  • Conveniently located digital readout
  • E Drive Inverter features a built in EMI filter
  • Electronic infinitely variable speed from 40 – 3200 RPM
  • Extended spindle nose houses dual headstock spindle bearings
  • Four inch cast iron risers allow user to adjust height of lathe for maximum comfort
  • Headstock slides for maximum versatility
  • Improved tailstock quill locking mechanism incorporates an anti-rotation key
  • Inverter is enclosed for added protection
  • Newly designed headstock locking handle accessible from front of lathe
  • Remote emergency stop button can be situated along the lathe bed
  • Rubber tool mat on top of headstock
  • Spindle lock latch frees up both hands
  • Tailstock features Acme threads for smooth and durable movement
  • Tool post locking mechanism designed for year of consistent strength


  • Swing Over Bed (In.) 18-1/2
  • Spindle Bore (In.) 5/8
  • Number of Indexing Positions 36
  • Motor Power (HP) 2
  • Bed Construction Cast Iron
  • Motor Voltage (V.) 230
  • Prewired Voltage (V.) 230
  • Wiring Remarks 230v, 1ph input only
  • Motor Amps 5
  • Recommended Circuit Size (Amps.) 20

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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