Base Plate for Lathe Cross Slide - WM 280, WM 290

New exclusive product - add a milling facility or rear tool post to WM 280 & WM 290 lathes.

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£32.00 Inc. VAT


Base Plate for Lathe Rear Tool Post & Vertical Slide

WM  280V, WM 290V


All new product made exclusively for Warco.

Designed in house by Warco engineers, this base plate mounts to your lathe cross slide.

Once fitted, this will allow you to add a milling / vertical slide to your lathe.

Will also allow you to fit a new Warco designed rear tool post - with machined slot which engages with a tenon on the underside of the tool post to avoid rotation.

Designed to fit the WM 280V and 290V lathes (compatible with older WM 280 / 280VF / 290VF models).


  • Supplied with four tee nuts and allen screws
  • Tee nut width - 9.82mm / 14.07mm
  • Base plate dimensions - 149.8mm x 97mm x 15mm
  • Vertical slide mounting holes - 40mm
  • Fixing hole centres - 56.6mm x 115mm


The base plate will you to mount these your lathe:

9575 Rear Tool Post

9024 Vertical Milling Slide - which works well in combination with 9071 Slide Vice

Simple, effective base plate which allows  maximum usage from your machine.