NOVA 46300 Comet II 12 Inch x 16 1/2-Inch Variable Speed Midi Lathe is the most versatile & innovative smaller lathe on the market today. Portable and space saving, yet delivers the capacity and rugged stability of larger machines. Its powerful 3/4HP electronic variable speed motor offers a wide speed range from 250-4000rpm. The forward and reversing switch offers additional flexibility for a superior finish. With its 12" swing capacity over bed and 16.5" between center capacity, expandable to 41" with the optional bed extension accessory, you can turn a wide variety of projects. The belt guard has a rapid access latch for even faster and easier access, the on/off switch has been improved to make it faster and more positive to switch on and off, and is fitted with a no-vault release for additional safety. This NOVA Comet II Midi Lathe delivers an exceptional turning experience. By adding the optional accessories you can transform your lathe into a total wood working station. This patented world first approach to versatile Midi Lathe design delivers maximum flexibility for the lathe owner, allowing the user to consolidate key wood working and wood turning functions into the single machine, saving space, time and money. Lathe available in 1"8TPI thread. Standard equipment: 3/4HP variable speed motor, 3" faceplate, handwheel, 6" toolrest, 2MT Drive center, 2MT Live Center, knockout bar, manual and fastenings. Designed by Teknatool International, innovating since 1955.
3/4HP Electronic Variable Speed Motor
Speed range from 250 to 4000rpm
12 in. swing over bed and 16.5 in. between centers
3 Step Pulley System, with Forward and Reverse