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Lathes

We offer the full range of Vicmarc lathes and accessories, available to order from us and shipped direct to you.

The extensive Vicmarc range offers versatility, excellent performance and longevity. With solid build affording good weight and stability to the machines. This, coupled with precision machined components makes for quiet, smooth running and the capability to tackle the most demanding of turning operations.

 

VL150 SM EVS

With up to 150% torque on low rpm and spindle speeds ranging from 30 – 3000rpm, the VL150 SM EVS provides superb performance, driven by a powerful 0.75kW motor.

The VL150 mini lathe is the first of its kind to introduce MT2 and taper roller bearings and when compared to other mini lathes on the market, it is by far, in a class of its own.   The VL150 is robust enough to last a lifetime and boasts the best value feature-by-feature lathe in the world.

When looking for a mini lathe that combines precision engineering, functionality and high performance, the VL150 comes out on top.

The VL150 new features include;

Increased motor size 0.75kW

Hinged headstock door

A new and improved headstock indexing pin

New belt tensioner

Magnetic door latch to make belt changing faster and easier

Electronic variable speed with digital display

OPTIONAL EXTRA

Bolt on extension facility

 

VL200 Short ASM EVS

For Wood turners requiring superior performance and reliability, the VL200 short adjustable stand mount EVS (Electronic variable speed) is an excellent choice.   Many features on the VL200 are similar to those of the VL300 series, but this lathe is more compact in size.

On low rpm, the electronic variable speed drive gives up to 200% and the lathe comes well equipped with a 1.5kW motor.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

 

The lathe is manufactured from cast iron and is mounted on a 5mm thick steel plate stand which has a footprint of 700mm wide for increased stability and solid construction.   Additional features include a knee stop bar and a wood shavings discharge chute.  

The magnetic remote switch box is included and can be located anywhere where you are working.   Adjustable centre height from 1070mm-1370mm (floor to centre of headstock spindle)

 

VL200 Long ASM EVS

For Wood turners requiring superior performance and reliability, the VL200 short adjustable stand mount EVS (Electronic variable speed) is an excellent choice.   Many features on the VL200 are similar to those of the VL300 series.

On low rpm, the electronic variable speed drive gives up to 200% and the lathe comes well equipped with a 1.5kW motor.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

 

The lathe is manufactured from cast iron and is mounted on a 5mm thick steel plate stand which has a footprint of 700mm wide for increased stability and solid construction.  Additional features include a knee stop bar and a wood shavings discharge chute.  

The magnetic remote switch box is included and can be located anywhere where you are working.   Adjustable centre height from 1070mm-1370mm (floor to centre of headstock spindle)

 

VL200 short SM EVS

If you are looking for a more economically priced version of the VL200ASm lathes, then the VL200 short stand mount EVS (electronic variable speed) is one to consider.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

 

The lathe is manufactured from cast iron and is mounted on a 4mm thick steel plate stand which has a footprint of 700mm wide for increased stability and solid construction. 

OPTIONAL EXTRA

Magnetic remote switch box (can be wall mounted)

 

VL200 Long SM EVS

If you are looking for a more economically priced version of the VL200ASm lathes, then the VL200 short stand mount EVS (electronic variable speed) is one to consider.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

 

The lathe is manufactured from cast iron and is mounted on a 4mm thick steel plate stand which has a footprint of 700mm wide for increased stability and solid construction. 

OPTIONAL EXTRA

Magnetic remote switch box (can be wall mounted)

 

VL240 Bench Mount

The VL240 is a brand new, versatile lathe from Vicmarc featuring a 90 degree swivel head facility.   Its solid cast iron construction provides a robust machine, driven by a powerful 1.5kW motor.   The VL240 bench mount has an electronic variable speed drive giving up to 200% torque on low rpm.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

Extra torque can be generated by simply changing the Poly V belt to the 1:3 ratio.

The VL240 boasts several new features including; a digital speed readout, located on the headstock.   An actual spindle rpm can be read regardless of which ratio the belt is set to.    In addition, the lathe also features as indexing pin safety switch to prevent accidental start up whilst the indexing pin is engaged.

The precision machined end is designed for bolting on an extension bed

500mm Extension bed Part No. V00108

 

VL240 Adjustable stand mount

The VL240 is a brand new, versatile lathe from Vicmarc featuring a 90 degree swivel head facility.   Its solid cast iron construction provides a robust machine, driven by a powerful 1.5kW motor.   The VL240 bench mount has an electronic variable speed drive giving up to 200% torque on low rpm.

 

The lathe is mounted on an adjustable stand which is constructed from 4mm thick steel plate and has a 700mm wide footprint for extra stability.   The legs are adjustable to suit your needs.

There are 3 ratios provided by the 3 step pulleys;

1:1 for small-medium size work

1:1.5 for medium to large work

1:3 for large work

Extra torque can be generated by simply changing the Poly V belt to the 1:3 ratio.

The VL240 boasts several new features including digital speed readout, located on the headstock.   An actual spindle rpm can be read regardless of which ratio the belt is set to.    In addition, the lathe also features as indexing pin safety switch to prevent accidental start up whilst the indexing pin is engaged.

 

OPTIONAL EXTRAS

Outboard Turning attachment

Extra tool holder brackets Part no. V01056

Stand shelf brackets Part no. V01057

Dust extraction box

(Tool rest included)

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