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    £515.00 Inc. VAT

    New Super Mini Lathe now with metal gears, still at the same price. This hobby metalworking machine really is built to last. 350mm between centres, powerful 500w motor, digital rev counter and range of accessories included as standard.

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    Warco Super Mini Lathe - Bench Hobby Lathes

    The Mini Lathe has long been a popular part of the Warco range, always representing excellent value for money and a superb introduction to metal turning. Continuing on this commitment to entry level metal working small lathes, we're proud to have Warco Super Mini Lathe a part of our range.

    The full specification and unbeatable quality of this machine shows just how different it is from lesser alternatives on the market.  Higher specification includes: Induction hardened and ground bed ways, longer tailstock base for added rigidity, over centre clamp on tailstock - eliminating tedious nut clamping, larger motor and digital readout for spindle rpm.

    We've been selling machines just like this for over 40 years now, so you're in safe hands with Warco. It was us who invented the term Mini Lathe, and demanded big improvements seen on today's machine, like hardened and ground bed ways, always specifying the best quality chucks, very reliable US electronics and the largest range of standard equipment included for no hidden charge.

    A firm fixture on model engineers workshop benches, we've always had very positive feedback from our customers with Super Minis.

    Some of the features you can expect from this lathe include

    • Powerful new 550W motor
    • Distance between centres now increased to 350mm
    • American made printed circuit board for reliable performance
    • Induction hardened and ground bedways
    • Large diameter spindle supported on bearings
    • Supplied ready for immediate use
    • NEW! With metal headstock gears
    • Every Warco Mini Lathe is run and tested by a qualified Warco engineer before sale.

    Warco Mini Lathe

     

    Supplied with a range of standard accessories, including

    • 80mm 3 jaw self centering chuck with inside and outside jaws
    • Faceplate
    • 4 way tool post
    • Threading facility
    • Swarf tray and rear splash back
    • Thread dial indicator
    • Change gears for thread cutting
    • Maintenance tools
    • Instruction manual & spare parts list.

    All of the above with no extra charge.

     

    The Warco Super Mini Lathe is supplied in metric or imperial.  A metric lathe will cut metric threads and an imperial lathe will cut imperial threads.  To cut metric threads on an imperial machine or imperial threads on a metric machine, it is necessary to add the appropriate conversion kit.

    As with all of our lathes for sale, the Warco Super Mini Lathe is supplied with a full guarantee for peace of mind.  Rest assured we also have a hugely comprehensive range of spare parts available should you need them at any point, as well of course a wide selection of Mini Lathe tools. Every conceivable spare part you could ever need is available from our huge inventory right here in the UK.

    Every single machine is fully tested and checked by us before leaving our premises, and will come with an accuracy test report.  Bare metal surfaces are protected by a thin layer of grease which is easily removed with a cloth. No extra charges for UK mainland delivery.

     

    Full specification

    Item No. (Imperial)

    4800-350

    Item No. (Metric)

    4820-350

    Centre height

    90mm

    Maximum swing

    180mm

    Swing over cross slide

    100mm

    Distance between centres

    350mm

    Bed width

    80mm

    Longitudinal travel

    350mm

    Spindle taper

    3MT

    Spindle bore

    20mm

    Maximum tool size

    10mm

    Speed range low

    0 - 1100 rpm (infinitely variable)

    Speed range high

    0 - 2500 rpm (infinitely variable)

    Range of metric threads

    0.5 - 2.5mm

    Range of imperial threads

    12 - 52 tpi

    Tailstock taper

    2MT

    Tailstock quill travel

    50mm

    Top slide travel

    45mm

    Cross slide travel

    70mm

    Headstock bearings

    Ball race, sealed for life

    Compound slide swivel

    360º

    Chuck mounting

    Flange fitting

    Motor

    550w

    Power supply

    240v

    Dimensions L x W x H

    820  x  254  x  260mm

    Weight

    38kg

    Measurements taken to end of handle grips.

     

    Order securely online, or call us on 01428 682929.

    Our price includes the range of standard equipment, VAT & mainland UK delivery.

    Buy with confidence from Warco - we are now in our 5th decade of supplying lathes just like this one to model engineers worldwide.

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