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AL-960B Centre Lathe 305 x 925mm Turning Capacity Includes Cabinet Stand (L237)

By Hare & Forbes Machineryhouse

AL-960B
Centre Lathe
305 x 925mm Turning Capacity
Includes Cabinet Stand

"Manufactured in Taiwan

A superior Taiwanese quality specification, floor standing, heavy duty metal turning lathe suitable for the enthusiastic home model engineer, gunsmith engineers and small work shops. Featuring a precision ground, induction hardened bed, fully gear driven spindle with hardened and ground gears with a speed range of 70 - 1400rpm, selectable via the front of headstock mounted gear selection levers.

2hp single phase 240 volt motor is supplied on machine, taper roller spindle bearings, range of cross and longitudinal feed speeds selected on a separate gearbox, thread chasing dial,  chuck guard & splash guard.

Supplied with a large range of standard accessories including a 150mm(6') 3 jaw self centring chuck, 200mm(8') 4 jaw independent chuck, face plate, dead centres, 5 to 3 MT reduction sleeve, steady rest, follow rest, standard tool post, floor stand with a swarf tray. Change gears and toolbox with maintenance tools.

Features:
- Toolroom quality lathe, made in Taiwan and has been sold for over 20 years
- Gear driven headstock for quick change of spindle speeds
- Precision V- beds are hardened and ground
- Adjustable taper roller bearings support the spindle
- Change gears for metric and imperial thread cutting
- Saddle handwheel mounted on right side of apron reducing swarf contacting the hand
- External adjustable cross feed leadscrew nut
- Powered longitudinal and cross feeds
- 12 spindle speeds 70-1400rpm
- Dual calibrated dials (except saddle hand wheel)
- Quick-action feed gearbox for thread cutting
- D1-4 camlock spindle for quick chuck changes and safe reverse direction turning
- Removable gap bed-way for larger diameter jobs

Includes:
- 160mm 3-jaw chuck with reverse jaws
- 200mm 4-jaw chuck
- Face plate
- Fixed and travelling steadies
- Change gears
- Dead centre
- Cabinet stand
- Splash tray
- Swarf tray
- Thread-chasing dial
- Chuck guard
- Toolbox and instruction booklet

Specifications:
ORDER CODE: L237

Model: AL-960B
Digital Readout System Fitted: Optional
Quick Change Toolpost Fitted: Optional
Tool Height To Suit: 12mm
Distance Between Centres: 925mm
Swing Over Bed: 305mm
Swing Over Cross-slide: 180mm
Swing In Gap: 450mm
Centre Height: 152.5mm
Spindle Bore: 40mm
Spindle Nose Size or Type: D1-4 Camlock
Bed Width: 190mm
Headstock Spindle Taper: 5MT
Tailstock Taper: 3MT
Cross Slide Travel: 170mm
Compound Slide Travel: 90mm
Leadscrew: Imperial
Cross Feed Range (X-Axis): 0.03 - 1.04mm/rev
Longitudinal Feed Range (Z-Axis): 0.06 - 2.08mm/rev
Metric Thread Steps & Pitch Range: 26 (0.25- 7.5mm)
Imperial Thread Steps & TPI Range: 40 (4 - 112tpi)
3 Jaw Chuck Diameter: 160mm
4 Jaw Chuck Diameter: 200mm
Spindle Steps / Speed Range: 12 (70 - 1400 rpm)
Motor Power: 1.5kW / 2hp
Voltage: 240V - 15 amp
Weight (nett): 455kg"