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Variable Speed Midi Lathe Conversion Kit: for Turncrafter , Jet and Delta Lathes

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Product Description

Convert your Multi Speed Turncrafter,Jet,or Delta Midi Lathe to a Variable Speed Workhorse. With this variable speed kit you can experience infinite and instantaneous speed control with a simple the turn of a knob. Easy to set-up.
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Kit includes: nuts, bolts, wiring, control box, motor, motor pulley, assembly templates and assembly instructions for Turncrafter, Jet and Delta lathes. Use your existing headstock pulley belt and motor mount and simply mount our variable speed motor to the motor mount. Requires drilling through your motor mounting plate to accept the variable speed motor.
NOTE: Kit is offered for use in single, standard direction in accordance with such modifications needed for proper mounting on a lathe. Any use on other types of machinery or modification to add reverse capability is not endorsed or recommended and will void any existing warranty. User assumes all liability for any and all damages caused by unintended use, attempting unauthorized modification, or resulting from completion of such modification.

Motor Speeds:

-Belt position 1: 650 - 1450 rpm

-Belt position 2: 1250 - 2800 rpm

-Belt position 3: 1600 - 3800 rpm


•HP: 1/2

•Volts: 120V

•Cycles: 60

•RPM: 1700

•Phae: Single

•Class: E

•AMPS: 4.5

Measurements of Motor


•.549 in dia - 1st of 1/2 of step

•.588 in dia - 2nda of 1/2 of step

•2-1/4in from tip of shaft to top of motor housing

•9-3/4in length of motor from tip of shaft to back of end cap

•Width of motor: 3in


Specification Description
Style: Variable Speed Conversion Kit
Phases: Single Phase, Class E, 60 Cycles,
Horsepower: 1/2 HP
Size: Shaft: .550" dia, 2 1/4' long. (2nd step .588"dia)
Volts: 120V
Pulley Steps: 3
Speed (RPM): Motor 1700 rpm - Shaft Speeds: Variable 1st step 650-1450 rpm, 2nd step 1250-2800 rpm, 3rd step 1600-3800 rpm
Category: Assorted Lathe Accessories

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