BS1 Vertex Dividing Head & Tailstock Set Semi-Universal

£480.00 Inc. VAT


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Vertex BS1 Dividing Head & Tailstock Set


Superb quality Semi-Universal Dividing Head by Vertex, in BS-1 size.


  • Hardened and ground spindle
  • Phosphor-bronze wom hardened and ground
  • Ratio 40:1
  • Theaded spindle nose and 24 hole dividing plate with easy conversion to fast direct indexing on numbers 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 and 14
  • MT2 taper


Set includes:

  • Dividing head
  • Adjustable tailstock
  • Dividing plates x3
  • Centre
  • Threaded back plate for mounting 3 or 4 jaw chuck


Headstock and matching tailstock available in two different sizes:

  • BS-1 Dividing Head - shown on this page (Item No. 8029A)
  • BS-0 Dividing Head - found here (Item No. 8030)


Please see attached image above and tables below for dimensions.

Image above shows the dividing head with chuck attached with jaws, available separately here: BS1 Vertex Chuck (Item No. 8830A).

Diagram above shows the smaller BS-0 as a comparison.


Headstock dimensions BS-1 Dividing Head:

Model BS-1
A 293mm
B 156mm
H 220mm
h 128mm
a 207mm
b 114mm
g 16mm
Spindle 20mm


Tailstock dimensions BS-1 Dividing Head:

Model BS-1
A1 191mm
B1 88mm
H1 137mm
h1 128mm
a1 150mm
b1 108mm
g1 16mm


Price includes VAT and mainland UK delivery!