15 Clausing/Colchester Lathe

Clausing/Colchester Geared Head Lathe

Standard Features…

  • Fully-geared headstock with 12 spindle speeds from 40 – 2500 rpm
  • All headstock gears are hardened and ground
  • Headstock shafts are splined and turn on anti-friction bearings
  • Spindle bearings, gears and shafts are lubricated by a forced lubrication system
  • A broad range of Feed and Thread selections are available by using three selector levers and an 8-position rotary dial
  • Precision Gamet spindle bearings
  • Cross slide runs along a dovetail guide
  • Bed wipers and an apron mounted one-shot lubrication pump
  • The cast iron apron is totally enclosed and splash bath lubricated
  • Gap Bed with easy-to-remove bed blocks
  • 40″ center distances 13″
  • Equipped with chuck guard, full splash guard and leadscrew cover
  • Clutch drive, reverse leadscrew with spindle turning for faster thread cutting
  • Extra wide bed provides accuracy and minimal wear