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JWL-1640EVS 16" x 40" Wood Lathe 719500

SKU 10034

The new JET® 16” x 40” Electronic Variable Speed Woodworking Lathe is loaded with cutting-edge features that distinguish it from others in its class. Included is a sliding headstock that also pivots 360 degrees, electronic infinitely variable speed from 40 – 3200 RPM, and a newly designed headstock locking handle.

    • Headstock slides and rotates for maximum versatility
    • Extended spindle nose houses dual headstock spindle bearings
    • Improved tailstock quill locking mechanism incorporates an anti-rotation key
    • Tailstock features Acme threads for smooth and durable movement
    • Banjo uses non-marring, positive locking wedge system to securely hold tool post
    • Tool post locking mechanism designed for year of consistent strength
    • Spindle lock latch frees up both hands
    • Electronic infinitely variable speed from 40 – 3200 RPM
    • 36 integrated indexing positions
    • Newly designed headstock locking handle accessible from front of lathe
    • Convenient leg-mounted tool holder
    • Inverter is enclosed for added protection
    • E Drive Inverter features a built in EMI filter
    • Conveniently located digital readout
    • Rubber tool mat on top of headstock


Swing Over Bed (In.) 16-1/2
Swing Over Tool Rest Base (In.) 12-7/8
Distance Between Centers (In.) 40
Headstock Movement Slide & Rotate
Spindle Bore (In.) 5/8
Tailstock Bore (In.) 3/8
Spindle Taper MT2
Quill Taper MT2
Quill Travel (In.) 4-1/4
Spindle Thread (In./TPI) 1-1/4"/8 TPI
Outboard External Threads (In. x TPI) 3/4-14 LH
Spindle Speeds High 120-3200/Low 40-1200
Speed Range 40-3200
Number of Indexing Positions 36
Centerline of Spindle to Floor (In.) 44-1/2
Outboard Turning Yes
Bed Construction Cast Iron
Motor Power (HP) 1-1/2
Motor Phase (PH) 3
Motor Voltage (V.) 230
Prewired Voltage (V.) 115 Input Only
Wiring Remarks 115v input only
Motor Amps 4.6
Recommended Circuit Size (Amps.) 20


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All warrantys are through the manufacturer. Freight back to them is your responsibility. Returns on non defective products will require an RMA number from us and must be made within 7 days of delivery. Shipping back to us is your responsibility. All non defective products must be in NEW Re-sellable condition (Including box and all packaging) and is subject to a 20% re=stocking charge.





JET Tools warrants every product it sells. If one of our tools needs service or repair, one of our Authorized Service Centers located throughout the United States can give you quick service. In most cases, any of these Walter Meier Authorized Service Centers can authorize warranty repair, assist you in obtaining parts, or perform routine maintenance and major repair on your JET or Wilton tools. For the name of an Authorized Service Center in your area call 1-800-274-6848.





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