Laguna Revo 18/36 Lathe
|The Revo 18/36 Lathe from Laguna combines power, precision and advanced features, resulting in a turning experience like no other. The lathe features a polished steel bed for the utmost in strength and stability, and the smoothest possible movement of the headstock, tailstock and tool rest. A full 18´´ of outboard capacity allows you to turn large bowls, while 36´´ of inboard capacity lets you turn long spindles, table legs and island legs. The lathe is powered by a unique motor that converts a 1-phase input to a 3-phase output. This 3-phase output delivers smooth, even power, even when the lathe is under heavy loads. It also provides infinitely variable speed within the two general speed ranges without sacrificing power or torque at lower RPMs. The anodized aluminum control panel is exquisitely designed, and angled for easy visibility and accessibility to all knobs. It features a large blue-hued digital read-out that gives you precise RPM readouts at all times, and easy adjustments with the comfortable rubber-coated knob.Features:Quick-release handle for switching from high to low speed ranges.Rear-mounted handles eliminate obstructions on the front of the lathe.Handles are comfortably designed, and use a cam lock for fast, secure tightening and release.Centers can be stored on the tailstock.Spindle lock is spring-loaded.Forward and reverse feature lets you reverse the lathe for sanding—great for directing dust away .from the user and into a dust hose.
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