Boring Head 3MT

Boring Head 3MT Boring head, superb quality milling machine tool, 3 morse taper. Choice of different thread types available Metric 12mm (Item No. 9571M) 3/8″ Whit. (Item No. 9571) Specification 30mm diameter. With two bores to accept vertical tool – Read more…

WM 180 Lathe DRO Popular small bench lathe, with digital readout system fitted

Popular small bench lathe, with digital readout system fitted
All the features of our established WM 180, with 2 axis DRO.

DRO features

Full 2 axis system – X and Y traverses.
Magnetic scales
Switchable between metric and imperial.
Compact illuminated digital counter.
Magnetic base to counter to enable easy re-positioning.
Straightforward to use.
Take the hassle out of fitting DRO yourself – this machine comes with the full system installed.
Lathe summary

Long proven to be a very popular machine as part of our range of metal turning lathes, this machine offers superb reliability and build quality at an affordable price.

A compact lathe, ideal for bench mounting. Alternatively we also offer an additional stand.

The Warco WM 180 has made itself at home in many model engineers’ workshops, with great feedback from our customers.

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Lathe features include

  • Two speed bands allow maximum torque in the lower speeds
  • Infinitely variable from 0-2,500 rpm
  • Double vee bedway – hardened and ground
  • Adjustable gibs to slideways
  • Off set facility to tailstock
  • Tailstock quill engraved metric and imperial
  • Reversible motor
  • Metric and imperial thread cutting
  • Zero friction dials
  • Steel gears
  • Powerful 600w motor
  • Steel gears.
    Looking for the non-DRO WM 180? Find it here.