As an importer and lathe distributor, we have been providing the industry with high quality European Lathes at affordable prices for over 35 years.
  • We specialize in manual engine lathes and stock nearly 100 lathes in our inventory.
  • Lathe sizes from 16" to 40" swings and 60" to 240" centers.
  • We offer lathe models with large spindle bores ranging from 4" to 6".
  • LION Lathes feature heavy monoblock bed construction on most models with wide bedways and heavy weights.
  • All lathe models have heavy duty geared and clutched headstocks.
  • All of our lathes cut inch & metric threads without change of gear.
  • All lathes come standard with 4-way rapid traverse.
  • We stock spare parts for all of our lathe models.

European built to high quality machining standards, LION Lathes are designed to embody the ideal combination of heavy duty construction, rigidity, accuracy, simplicity, and reliability to meet your lathe machining needs. Most lathe models feature heavy duty monoblock bed construction with extra wide bedways and heavy machine weights. All LION Lathes feature heavy duty clutched headstocks with hardened and ground gears, which provide the user with ample rigidity for effortless cutting.

We take pride in the longevity of our lathes.

Engine Lathes - European lathe machining equipment distributor

Spindles feature world renowned SKF bearings, resulting in high accuracy. LION Lathes provide versatility with a wide array of standard machining features such as 4-way rapid traverse, inch & metric threading without change of gear, a wide variety of threads and feeds, and large spindle bores. With all these features and more, LION is an ideal choice in meeting your lathe machining requirements. International Machinery is proud to be the lathe distributor you can turn to for all your precision machining equipment needs.