Axminster Trade AT1628 VS Woodturning Lathe with legs and extension bed. It has been kept in an indoor workshop since new until this year, a house move and a change to engineering projects has meant I would like to sell it. Please feel free to call to have a viewing on 07753744440. I can deliver within 50 miles.Key Features as described by APT. Large capacities for such a.
Thick cast iron sections for strength and vibration free running. 1.5kW motor with inverter speed control and two belt speed ranges. Digital spindle speed readout in rpm, gives great work control.2MT internal tapers in headstock and tailstock. Spindle thread M33 x 3.5mm, many accessories available.
Forward and reverse facility, perfect for final sanding. Magnetic control box can be positioned on the lathe where required. The AT1628VS is a medium sized woodturning lathe from our Trade Series range and it is a very popular choice among discerning woodturners.
We are so impressed with its quality and performance that we decided to equip our Skill Centre with several of these lathes as soon as we could. The AT1628VS features electronic variable speed supplied via an inverter with two speed ranges for maximum torque at low speeds. The advantage of variable speed is that you can fine tune the speed of the lathe to the work in hand. This is especially important when turning large or out of balance workpieces and it is so convenient for fast speed changes.Spindle indexing is provided at 10° intervals and a magnetic control console with start/stop, speed control and forward/reverse can be conveniently positioned for the work in hand. Everything about the lathe feels just right, with cam-lock action of the tool rest banjo and tailstock, all controls work smoothly and effortlessly. A swivelling headstock can be very useful, especially if bench mounting the lathe but it will also slide along to the tailstock end of the bed. This allows the turning of larger diameter bowls and platters off the end of the bed and increases the capacity considerably. A 460mm bed extension kit is available as an optional extra and this can be bolted onto either end of the lathe bed. If you have the lathe fitted to the cast iron leg stand it can also be attached in a lower position offering an impressive swing over the bed. This is achieved by moving the tool rest banjo down onto the bed extension and fitting the tool rest extension post supplied with the bed extension kit. If you are serious about your woodturning and want a lathe that offers excellent performance, features and value, this lathe would be a sound choice. Supplied with Axminster four prong drive centre, Axminster revolving tailstock centre, centre alignment bar, 150mm (6) faceplate and a knockout bar.
The distance between centres will vary and be dependent on the type of centres or accessories used. 50 - 1,250 / 150 - 3,750 rpm (var).Overall L x W x H. 1115 x 450 x 460mm.
Designed to fit the Axminster AT1628VS woodturning lathe. Sturdy cast iron design helps prevent vibration. Designed to fit the AT1628VS woodturning lathe, this robust cast iron stand makes a very useful addition to this popular lathe. Some useful webs are included in the casting to support custom made shelves if required. Adjustable feet for accurate levelling and centre alignment are included and the centre height of the lathe with the stand is approximately 1,155mm.150 x 570 x 790mm. 460mm bed extension kit includes tool rest extension post. Can be attached in two positions. Increases swing over bed to 870mm in lower position. A very worthwhile addition to the AT1628VS lathe, this 460mm bed extension kit will increase the capacity of your lathe in two ways.
It can be bolted to the existing lathe bed for a greater between centres capacity or if you have the lathe fitted to the purpose-made leg stand, it will bolt onto the leg stand in a lower position. With the supplied tool rest extension post this enables you to turn bowls or platters up to 870mm. Heavy cast iron construction for stability and vibration damping it simply bolts onto the end of the lathe bed. The item "Axminster Trade AT 1628 VS Woodturning Lathe with legs and extension bed" is in sale since Friday, July 30, 2021.
This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\DIY Tools & Workshop Equipment\Power Tools\Lathes". The seller is "stephenjp33" and is located in Ongar. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.