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Rikon 70-1218VS Midi Lathe 12" swing / 18" between centers, Variable Speed, 110v

SKU RKN-70-1218VS
Original price $799.99 - Original price $799.99
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$799.99 - $799.99
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12 x 18 Variable Speed Midi Lathe Model 70-1218VS is an ideal small size lathe for novice to professional turners. Designed for extra stability with anti-vibration rubber feet, this new machine has many features favored by turners  a powerful 3/4HP DC motor, electronic variable speed controls, a wide range of operating speeds, digital RPM readout, ample diameter and spindle length turning capacities in forward drive only. 

It comes equipped with a 
spur center, live center, 3 faceplate, 8? tool rest with 1? diameter post, knock-out bar, wrenches and tool holder.

  • Powerful 3/4 HP DC Motor provides ample power for all turning needs
  • Electronic variable speed controls, wider range of operating speeds, digital RPM readout for forward rotation speeds
  • Pivoting belt cover for easy access when changing belt speeds
  • Ball-bearing construction for smooth, precise spindle operation
  • Machined bed and matching components give precise alignment
  • Adjustable locking handles keep components positioned securely
Horsepower 3/4 HP, DC, TEFC
Amps 4.5
Volts 120V, 60Hz
RPM 2,500 RPM
Direction Forward
Number of Speeds 3
RPM Ranges 450-1,100/ 960-2,400/ 1,400-3,500
Swing Over Bed 12
Swing Over Tool Rest 9-1/16
Working Distance Between Centers 18
Tool Rest Post Diameter 1
Headstock / Tailstock
Spindle Nose Inch x TPI 1 x 8
Headstock Taper MT2
Tailstock Taper MT2
Ram Travel 2
Length 37-3/4
Width 9-3/4
Height 16-1/4
Base Size 30 x 7-3/8
Net Weight 70.5 lbs.
Shipping Weight 77 lbs.
Shipping Carton 33-1/4 x 18-3/4 x 13
Warranty 5 Years