JET 708352 Model JWL-1236 Wood Lathe PLUS Stand 115 V, 1 phase
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- Wood Lathe has the best features for the Money
- Powerful 3/4 HP, 115 V motor turns pieces at 500-3,000 rpm
- Durable cast-iron Lathe bed
- 34-1/2 inches between working centers and a 12 inch swing
- Pivoting 90 degrees for outboard turning of up to 16-1/2 inch workpiece
- hollow tailstock allows for longer hole bores
- Solidly built, heavy duty smooth machine
The 708352 includes:
- Jet JWL-1236 Lathe
- Lathe Stand
- Part Number: 708352
- Swing Over Bed: 12"
- Swing Over Tool Rest Base: 8-3/4"
- Distance Between Centers: 34-1/2"
- Outboard Turning: up to 16-1/2"
- Speeds: Six, 550-3000 RPM
- Headstock Taper: MT-2
- Spindle Nose: 1" x 8 Teeth Per Inch
- Hole Through Spindle: 3/8"
- Tailstock Taper: MT-2
- Hole Through Tailstock: 3/8"
- Ram Travel: 2-1/4"
- Centerline of Spindle to Floor: 41"
- Motor: 3/4HP, 1 Phase, 115 Volts, 11 Amps
- Model Number: JWL-1236
- Brand: Jet
- Overall Dimensions: 60"x17"x44"
- Weight: 183 pounds
How Indexing Works on a Lathe:
Indexing with a lathe is a great way to simplify otherwise complicated flute and vein cuts. The spindle pulley in the headstock has 24 equally spaced holes drilled in it and there is a pin that goes through the headstock that can be screwed in to each hole to secure the work piece. This allows you to cut off of a pre-defined set of anchor points and makes it easy to produce beautiful flutes and veins.
Below is an example of a typical aftermarket Indexing Mechanism that gives you a general idea of how it works.
Check out the video below for a great how-to on Lathe Indexing
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