GH1440 Lathe


    £7,950.00 Inc. VAT

    Very high capacity, high quality gear head metal lathe for the professional.

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    Warco GH1440 Lathe

    The GH1440 metalworking lathe comes with a wealth of features, with truly heavy duty construction throughout.

    This lathe now comes with the addition of a complete DRO system supplied and fitted.

    Wide range of features include

    • Hardened and ground gears to headstock and gearbox to ensure long term reliable performance and extremely quiet operation.
    • Precision ground D1-4 spindle supported on taper roller bearings.
    • Induction hardened and ground vee bed with deep and wide casting.
    • Foot operated spindle brake - which will immediately brake from the highest speed of 2,000 rpm. In an emergency situation, the brake will also disconnect the electrical drive.
    • Safe low voltage controls with overload cut out.
    • Electrical components are quality European items throughout, by Siemens or Telemachinique.
    • Overload clutch to saddle feed shaft.
    • Jogging button to assist chuck rotation throughout the speed range.
    • Emergency electric cut out switch.
    • Slide out coolant / chip tray.
    • Offset tailstock facility.
    • Independent feed shaft to saddle for powered longitudinal and cross feed.
    • Adjustable gibs to top slide and cross slide.
    • Interlock chuck guard and gear train cover.


    Standard equipment included for no extra charge

    • Digital readout system
    • Chuck 3 jaw 160mm with inside & outside jaws
    • Chuck 4 jaw 200mm independent
    • Face plate 300mm
    • Quick change tool post with 4 tool holders
    • Fixed steady
    • Travelling steady
    • Coolant system
    • Dead centres x2
    • Cabinet stand
    • Full length rear splash guard
    • Foot operated spindle brake
    • Thread dial indicator
    • Micro adjustable bed stop
    • Telescopic leadscrew covers
    • Light LED low voltage
    • Operation manual with spare parts list
    • Toolbox and maintenance tools.

    Each machine is also supplied with individual accuracy test report.

    For operation on single phase supply, we can supply a Rotary Converter. Please ask for details.

    GH1440 Specification

    Item No.


    Centre height


    Maximum swing


    Swing over gap


    Swing over cross slide


    Distance between centres


    Bed width


    Longitudinal travel


    Spindle taper


    Spindle bore


    Maximum tool size


    Range of spindle speeds (16)

    45 - 2000 rpm

    Range of cross feeds

    0.015 - 0.220 mm/r

    Range of longitudinal feeds

    0.043 - 0.635 mm/r

    Range of metric threads

    0.4 - 7mm

    Range of imperial threads

    4 - 56 tpi

    Tailstock taper


    Tailstock quill travel


    Top slide travel


    Cross slide travel


    Headstock bearings

    Taper roller

    Compound slide swivel


    Coolant system capacity

    12 litres

    Chuck mounting

    Camlock D1-4


    2.2kw (2200w)

    Power supply

    440v / 3 phase

    Dimensions L x W x H
    Measurements taken to end of handle grips

    1822 x 735 x 1235mm



    Price includes VAT.

    If you're interested in buying one of these machines, don't hesitate to call us on 01428 682929. 

    Buy with confidence - nearly 50 years of supplying lathes to industry.

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