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Shop Fox W1852 22 x 42 Variable-Speed Wood Lathe

Wood turners who enjoy making large bowls, vases, furniture pieces, and other large-diameter projects require power, capacity and high-torque to meet their performance needs. You get all three and then some with this burly lathe that weighs in at over a quarter-of-a-ton. With a 3 HP, 3-phase motor that runs off of single-phase power, electronic variable speed control, 22″ of swing, and 1-1/4″ x 8 TPI RH spindle, this lathe delivers the goods to gratify even the most discerning of turners. Features a variable-speed range of 100 – 3200 RPM, perfect for both large and small turning projects and finishing.


Motor: 3 HP, 240V, 3-phase (with inverter), 8A

Required power supply: 240V, single-phase, 13.5A

Inverter size & type: 3 HP Delta VFD-MS

Swing over bed: 22″

Swing over tool rest base (banjo): 18″

Swing over tool rest: 16″

Distance between centers: 42″

Spindle speed: variable, 100 – 3200 RPM

Spindle threads: 1-1/4″ x 8 TPI RH

Spindle taper: MT#2

Tailstock taper: MT#2

Tailstock barrel travel: 4-1/4″

Tool rest width: 14″

Overall dimensions: 81″ W x 23″ D x 49-1/2″ H

Approx. shipping weight: 584 lbs.


Electronic variable spindle speed control with digital readout

Headstock positions anywhere along the bed

10° spindle indexing

Single-phase frequency drive provides 3-phase variable-speed control and additional torque without requiring a 3-phase power supply

Forward/reverse spindle control

Includes spur center, cupped live center, knock-out tool, tool rest, 6″ faceplate, and indexing pin

Tailstock, headstock, and tool rest support have lever-action cam locks for quick positioning

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