The Model 16-M is a rigid and heavy duty manual lathe.  It features a heavy duty clutched headstock with hardened and ground gears, 2" spindle bore, accurate spindle with SKF spindle bearings, removable gap for machining larger parts, Inch & Metric threading without change of gear, and the convenience of a single lever feed joystick which operates feeds and the 4-way rapid traverse.  This engine lathe also features 12 - 1/2" wide bedways and heavy machine weights.  In the range of small swing lathes, this is an ideal choice to meet the demands of your manual metalworking lathe needs.

Key Features On This Manual Lathe Model

  • Heavy duty clutched headstock with hardened and ground gears.
  • Removable gap bed.
  • 2" spindle bore with D1-6 spindle nose.
  • Accurate spindle with SKF spindle bearings.
  • Inch & metric threading without change of gear.
  • 4-way rapid traverse.
  • Tag along feature on tailstock.
  • Monoblock bed construction.
  • 12 - 1/2" wide bedways.
  • Heavy machine weights.

MODEL 16-M ENGINE LATHE (2" Spindle Bore)

16" x 40"
16" x 60"

Main Specifications
Swing Over Bed 16"
Swing Over Cross Slide 9 - 7/8"
Swing In Gap 22"
Spindle Nose D1-6
Spindle Bore 2 - 3/32"
Spindle Speed Range 54 - 2400
Width Of Bed 12 - 1/2"
Motor Power 6 H.P.


Included in prices, engine lathes come equipped with a basic starter accessory package of:

  • Taper Turning Attachment
  • 3-Jaw Chuck
  • 4-Jaw Chuck
  • Steady Rest
  • Follow Rest
  • Splash Guard & Chip Guard

Other Standard Equipment:

  • Gap Bed, Coolant Pump & Tank, Thread Chasing Dial, Work Light, And Chip Tray