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WM 250V Lathe Inverter Drive Variable Speed

    £2,495.00 Inc. VAT

    Now featuring an inverter drive with AC motor. Offering improved reliability, quieter operation and assured long term performance throughout. Lathe comes with power cross feed, high levels of torque in all speed ranges and large range of standard equipment.

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    Warco WM 250V Variable Speed Lathe

    AC Motor Inverter Drive

    The Warco WM250V is much improved throughout. The WM 250 series of lathes have been amongst our best selling machine since we first launched them, and this new machine is better than ever.

    Now with Delta inverter drive with AC induction motor, benefiting from extremely quiet operation throughout and proven ultra reliable long term performance.

    The AC motor means the WM 250V can be run at full speed in reverse and it now has the ability to go as low as 30 rpm - ideal for thread cutting, with excellent torque in the low speed range.

    Equipped with all the features of its predecessor that made it a choice buy for hundreds of our customers - including thread dial indicator, digital rev counter and 550mm between centres, as well as power cross feed for maximum usability and convenience.

    Types available

    • Metric (Item No. 1034)
    • Metric factory fitted with 2 axis DRO (Item No. 1034DRO)

    Machine features include

    • Two speed bands allow maximum torque in the lower speeds
    • Infinitely variable from 30 to 2200 rpm
    • Double vee bedway - hardened and ground
    • Adjustable gibs to slideways
    • Offset facility to tailstock
    • Tailstock quill engraved metric and imperial
    • Reversible motor
    • Extremely quiet vibration free operation
    • Metric and imperial thread cutting
    • Reversible leadscrew for left hand threading
    • Thread dial indicator
    • Zero friction dials
    • Huge torque in the low speed range.
    • New! Now fitted with powerful 1.1kw (1100w) reversible motor
    • New! Low 30 rpm speed at the low range, ideally suited to thread cutting
    • New! Dependable Delta inverter drive with AC induction motor


    Warco WM 250V Lathe

    Supplied with a range of accessories and tools, including:

    • Swarf tray
    • Read splash guard
    • Face plate
    • Operation manual and full parts list
    • Three jaw 125mm self centre chuck with inside and outside jaws
    • Four jaw 125mm independent chuck
    • Fixed steady
    • Travelling steady
    • Safe interlock chuck guard
    • Two dead centres
    • Thread dial indicator
    • Toolbox with tools
    • Operation manual and spare parts list

    All of the above comes with no additional charge.

    Buying the WM 250V 

    • A high quality machine, very robust and accurate, truly is ready to take on a wide range of metal working and turning tasks for the long term. 
    • Buy with confidence from Warco - we've been selling lathes just like this for four decades now, and have always prided ourselves on our after sales service.
    • We also have a hugely comprehensive range of spare parts available should you ever need them. For complete peace of mind, each machine has a 12 months warranty.
    • Each lathe is fully run and tested by us before leaving our premises, and is supplied with an individual accuracy test report.
    • Available in metric or imperial.
    • All new machine with inverter drive and power cross feed.
    • As with all the machinery we supply, the Warco WM 250V is supplied fully assembled and ready to go - once it arrives via our free delivery service, simply plug in and enjoy your new lathe.


    Full specification

    Item No.


    Centre height


    Maximum swing


    Swing over cross slide


    Distance between centres


    Bed width


    Longitudinal travel


    Spindle taper


    Spindle bore


    Maximum tool size


    Range of spindle speeds

    30 - 2200 rpm

    Range of metric threads

    0.2 - 3.5mm (18)

    Range of imperial threads

    8 - 56 tpi (21)

    Tailstock taper


    Tailstock quill travel


    Top slide travel


    Cross slide travel


    Headstock bearings

    Taper roller

    Compound slide swivel


    Chuck mounting

    Flange fitting


    1.1kw (1100w)

    Power supply


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

    1250 x 600 x 560mm



    Buy this machine securely online, or feel free to call us on 01428 682929.

    Buy with confidence, with unbeatable experience we've been supplying lathes to engineers since 1975.

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