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JET GHB-1340A Gear Head Bench Lathe
Enclosed gearbox design provides smooth, quite operation
Fast, easy speed changes
Hardened and ground gears are featured in the headstock and gearbox
D1-4 spindle is precision ground for accuracy and supported by high quality tapered roller bearings
Headstock is constantly oiled during operation
Gear box gives wide inch threading and feed capabilities with no gear changes
V-way bed design is induction hardened and ground
Gap bed section provided for larger diameter work Independent leadscrew and feed rod
Spindle actuation control is apron-mounted
Compound and cross slide have backlash elimination
Adjustable gibs are incorporated in the carriage and slideways
Tailstock may be offset for turning tapers and includes an inch-metric graduated quill
Oil pan included
Tolerance test certificate included
* Shown in photo with optional stand

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 13
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 7-25/32
Swing Through Gap 18-3/4
Length Of Gap (in.) 8
Distance Between Centers (in.) 40
Hole Through Spindle (in.) 1-3/8
Spindle Mount D1-4
Spindle Taper (with Sleeve) MT-5(MT-3)
Number Of Spindle Speeds 8
Range Of Spindle Speeds 70 - 2000 rpm
Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 40
Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev).0036-.1005
Cross Feeds (in./rev.) .0012 - .0345
Number Of Inch Threads 40
Range Of Inch Threads 4 - 112 T.P.I.
Number Of Metric Threads 27
Range Of Metric Threads (mm) 0.2 - 6
Max. Tool Size (in.) 5/8 x 5/8
Compound Slide Travel (in.) 2-11/16
Cross Slide Travel (in.) 6-5/16
Carriage Travel (in.) 35
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 3-3/4
Taper in Tailstock Spindle MT-3
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 2-5/8
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 2-3/4
Width Of Bed (in.) 7-3/8
Size with Stand 71"L x 32"W x 47"H
Main Motor 2 HP, 1 Phase, 230 Volts
Net Weight (lbs.) 1,015
Options:
Stand (shown in photo)
Taper Turning attachment
5-C Lever Collet Closer
2 axis Digital Readout

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JET GHB-1340W Gear Head Bench Lathe
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
Hardened and ground gears are featured in the headstock and gearbox
Dl-4 spindle is precision ground for accuracy and supported by high-quality tapered roller bearings
Headstock is constantly oiled during operation
Splined, not keyed, shafts are utilized in the headstock
Gearbox gives large threading and feed capabilities with no gear changes
V-way bed design is induction hardened and ground
Gap bed section provided for larger diameter work Independent leadscrew and feed rod
Spindle actuation control is apron mounted Inch-metric dials are standard
Compound and cross slide have backlash elimination
Adjustable gibs in carriage and slideways
Tailstock may be offset for turning tapers and includes an inch-metric graduated quill
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
Heavy-Duty Stand
6" 3-Jaw Direct Mount Chuck w/Top Reversing Jaws
8" 4-Jaw Chuck
12" Face Plate
Four-way Tool Post
Steady Rest and Follow Rest
Micro-Carriage Bed Stop
Front Removable Chip Tray
Spindle Jog Button
Foot Brake
Coolant System with Splash Guard
Metric Change Gears
Halogen Work Lamp
Centers and Headstock Center Sleeve
Threading Dial
Tool Box and tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 13
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 7-1/2
Swing Through Gap (in.) 19
Distance Between Centers (in.) 40
Spindle Bore (in.) 1-1/2
Spindle Mount Dl-4
Spindle Taper (With Sleeve) MT5 (MT3)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Spindle Speeds Range 40 - 1800 rpm
Number Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 40
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) 0.0012 - 0.0294
Crossfeeds Range (in./rev.)
0.0003 - 0.0103
Number of Inch Threads 40
Range of Inch Threads 4-112 TPI
Number of Metric Threads 22
Range of Metric Threads (mm) 0.45-7.5
Maximum Tool Size (in.) 5/8 x 5/8"
Maximum Compound Slide Travel 3-1/2"
Maximum Cross Slide Travel (in.) 6-3/8
Maximum Carriage Travel (in.) 37-1/2
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 4-3/4
Taper in Tailstock Spindle MT-3
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 3-3/4
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 2-3/4
Width of Bed (in.) 10-1/2
Motor: 3 HP, 230 Volts, 1 Phase or
230 Volts, 3 Phase or 460 Volts, 3 Phase
Size: 73-3/4"L x 29-1/2"W x 46-3/4"H
Net Weight: 2081 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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JET GHB-1440W Gear Head Bench Lathe
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
Hardened and ground gears are featured in the headstock and gearbox
Dl-4 spindle is precision ground for accuracy and supported by high-quality tapered roller bearings
Headstock is constantly oiled during operation
Splined, not keyed, shafts in the headstock
Gearbox gives large threading and feed capabilities with no gear changes
V-way bed design is induction hardened and ground
Gap bed section provided for larger diameter work
Independent leadscrew and feed rod
Spindle actuation control is apron mounted Inch-metric dials are standard
Compound and cross slide have backlash elimination
Adjustable gibs are incorporated in the carriage and slideways
Tailstock may be offset for turning tapers and includes an inch-metric graduated quill
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
Heavy-Duty Stand
6" 3-Jaw Direct Mount Chuck with Top Reversing Jaws
8" 4-Jaw Chuck
12" Face Plate
Four-way Tool Post
Steady Rest and Follow Rest
Micro-Carriage Bed Stop
Front Removable Chip Tray
Spindle Jog Button
Foot Brake
Coolant System with Splash Guard
Metric Change Gears
Halogen Work Lamp
Centers and Headstock Center Sleeve
Threading Dial
Tool Box and tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 14
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 8-1/2
Swing Through Gap (in.) 20
Distance Between Centers (in.) 40
Spindle Bore (in.) 1-1/2
Spindle Mount D1-4
Spindle Taper(With Sleeve) MT5 (MT3)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Range of Spindle Speeds 40 - 1800 rpm Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 40
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) 0.0012 - 0.0294
Range of Crossfeeds (in./rev.)
0.0003 - 0.0103
Number of Inch Threads 40
Range of Inch Threads 4-112 TPI
Number of Metric Threads 22
Range of Metric Threads 0.45 - 7.5mm
Maximum Tool Size (in.) 5/8 x 5/8
Maximum Compound Slide Travel 3-1/2"
Maximum Cross Slide Travel 6-3/8"
Maximum Carriage Travel 37-1/2
Tailstock Spindle Travel 4-3/4"
Taper in Tailstock Spindle MT-3
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 3-3/4
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 2-3/4
Width of Bed (in.) 10-1/2
Motor 3 HP, 230 Volts, 1 Phase
Size 73-3/4"L x 29-1/2"W x 47-1/2"H
Net Weight 2191 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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JET GH-1440ZX & 1460ZX Gear Head Lathe
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
ISO 9001 certified manufacturer
3-1/8" bore spindle is supported by two tapered and one ball bearing
Chrome molybdenum headstock gears are hardened, ground, and shaved
Universal gearbox allows inch, metric, diametral, and module pitch threads, no change gears required
Carriage features one-shot lubrication and Turcite-B coating on bed sliding surfaces
T-slotted compound slide with four-way tool post
Heavy one-piece cast iron base absorbs vibration
High quality ANSI Class 50 wear-resistant cast iron bed ways are hardened and ground
Removable gap allows up to 23-5/8" diameter work
Five position automatic carriage stop increases productivity
Attractive chrome control levers, dials, and knobs
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
10" 3-jaw chuck with top reversing jaws
12" 4-jaw chuck
12" Face plate
Four-way tool post
Follow rest
Large capacity steady rest
Fully integrated coolant system
Full length splash guard and coolant return
Large easy to use foot brake
Articulating halogen work lamp
Centrally located controls with jog button
Threading dial
Mountingpads and levelers
Spindle sleeve (MT-7 to MT-5)
Dead center
Live center
Tool box and adjusting tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 14
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 7-5/8
Swing Through Gap (in.) 23-5/8
Length of Gap (in.) 12-1/4
Distance Between Centers (in.) choose from 40 or 60
Spindle Bore (in.) 3-1/8
Spindle Mount D1-8
Spindle Taper (with sleeve) MT7 (MT5)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Range of Spindle Speeds 42 - 1800 rpm
Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 122
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) 0.0015 to 0.0913
Range of Cross Feeds (in./rev.) 0.0006 to 0.0365
Number of Inch Threads 61
Range of Inch Threads 1-5/8 to 72
Number of Metric Threads 24
Range of Metric Threads (mm)0.05 - 20
Maximim Tool Size (in.) 1x1
Maximim Compound Slide Travel 5-1/8"
Maximim Cross Slide Travel 9"
Maximim Carriage Travel (in.) 35
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 5
Tailstock Taper MT-4
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 1/2 to 3-1/2
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 3/8 to 7
Width of Bed (in.) 13-3/8
Overall Dimensions:
GH1640ZX: 97-1/2"L x 40"W x 46-7/8"H
GH1660ZX: 116-1/2"L x 40"W x 46-7/8"H
Net Weight:
GH1640ZX: 5187 Lbs.
GH1660ZX: 5380 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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Jet GH1440ZX Lathe

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Jet GH1460ZX Lathe

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JET GH-1640ZX & 1660ZX Gear Head Lathe
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
ISO 9001 certified manufacturer
3-1/8" bore spindle is supported by two tapered and one ball bearing
Chrome molybdenum headstock gears are hardened, ground, and shaved
Universal gearbox allows inch, metric, diametral, and module pitch threads, no change gears required
Carriage features one-shot lubrication and Turcite-B coating on bed sliding surfaces
T-slotted compound slide with four-way tool post
Heavy one-piece cast iron base absorbs vibration
High quality ANSI Class 50 wear-resistant cast iron bed ways are hardened and ground
Removable gap allows up to 25-7/8" diameter work
Five position automatic carriage stop increases productivity
Attractive chrome control levers, dials, and knobs
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
10" 3-jaw chuck with top reversing jaws
12" 4-jaw chuck
12" Face plate
Four-way tool post
Follow rest
Large capacity steady rest
Fully integrated coolant system
Full length splash guard and coolant return
Large easy to use foot brake
Articulating halogen work lamp
Centrally located controls with jog button
Threading dial
Mountingpads and levelers
Spindle sleeve (MT-7 to MT-5)
Dead center
Live center
Tool box and adjusting tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 16
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 10
Swing Through Gap (in.) 25-7/8
Length of Gap (in.) 12-1/4
Distance Between Centers (in.)
choose from 40 or 60
Spindle Bore (in.) 3-1/8
Spindle Mount D1-8
Spindle Taper (with sleeve) MT7 (MT5)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Range of Spindle Speeds 25 - 1800 rpm
Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 122
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) .0015 -.0913
Range of Cross Feeds (in./rev.)
.0006 -.0365
Number of Inch Threads 61
Range of Inch Threads 1-5/8 to 72 tpi
Number of Metric Threads 24
Range of Metric Threads (mm) .05 - 20
Maximim Tool Size (in.) 1 x 1
Maximim Compound Slide Travel 5-1/8"
Maximim Cross Slide Travel 9"
Maximim Carriage Travel 35"
Tailstock Spindle Travel 5"
Tailstock Taper MT-4
Follow Rest Capacity 1/2 - 3-1/2"
Steady Rest Capacity 3/8 - 7"
Width of Bed 13-3/8"
Dimensions 97-1/2"L x 40"W x 48"H
Motor: 7.5 HP, 3 Phase, 230V or 460V prewired 230 Volts
Overall Dimensions:
GH1640ZX: 117"L x 40"W x 48-7/8"H
GH1660ZX: 136"L x 40"W x 48-7/8"H
Net Weight:
GH1640ZX: 6245Lbs.
GH1660ZX: 6590 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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Jet GH1640ZX Lathe

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Jet GH1660ZX Lathe

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JET GH-1860ZX, GH-1880ZX Gear Head Lathes
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
ISO 9001 certified manufacturer
3-1/8" bore spindle is supported by two tapered and one ball bearing
Chrome molybdenum headstock gears are hardened, ground, and shaved
Universal gearbox allows inch, metric, diametral, and module pitch threads, no change gears required
Carriage features one-shot lubrication and Turcite-B on bed sliding surfaces
T-slotted compound slide with 4-way tool post
One-piece cast iron base absorbs vibration allowing heavier cuts
High quality ANSI Class 50 wear-resistant cast iron bed ways are hardened and ground
Removable gap allows up to 27-1/2" diameter work
Five position automatic carriage stop increases productivity
Attractive chrome control levers, dials, and knobs complete this impressive package
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
10" 3-jaw chuck with top reversing jaws
12" 4-jaw chuck
16" face plate
Four-way tool post
Follow rest
Large capacity steady rest
Fully integrated coolant system
Full length splash guard and coolant return
Large easy to use foot brake
Articulating halogen work lamp
Centrally located controls with jog button
Threading dial Mounting pads and levelers
Spindle sleeve (MT-7 to MT-5)
Dead center
Live center Tool box and adjusting tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 18
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 11
Swing Through Gap (in.) 27-1/2
Length of Gap (in.) 12-1/4
Distance Between Centers (in.)
choose from 60 or 80
Spindle Bore (in.) 3-1/8
Spindle Mount D1-8
Spindle Taper (with sleeve) MT7 (MT5)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Range of Spindle Speeds 25 - 1800 rpm
Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 122
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) .0015 -.0913
Range of Cross Feeds (in./rev.)
.0006 -.0365
Number of Inch Threads 61
Range of Inch Threads 1-5/8 -72 tpi
Number of Metric Threads 24
Range of Metric Threads (mm) .05 - 20
Maximum Tool Size (in.) 1 x 1
Maximum Compound Slide Travel 5-1/8"
Maximum Cross Slide Travel (in.) 9
Maximum Carriage Travel (in.) 35
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 5
Tailstock Taper MT-5
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 1/2 to 3-1/2
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 3/8 to 7
Width of Bed (in.) 13-3/8
Motor: 7.5 HP, 3 Phase, 230V or 460V prewired 230 Volts
Overall Dimensions:
GH1860ZX: 117"L x 40"W x 48-7/8"H
GH1880ZX: 136"L x 40"W x 48-7/8"H
Net Weight:
GH1860ZX: 6245Lbs.
GH1880ZX: 6590 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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Jet GH1860ZX Lathe

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Jet GH1880ZX Lathe

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JET GH-2280ZX Gear Head Lathe
Uniquely designed exclusively by JET*
ISO 9001 certified manufacturer
3-1/8" bore spindle is supported by two tapered and one ball bearing
Chrome molybdenum headstock gears are hardened, ground, and shaved
Universal gearbox allows inch, metric, diametral, and module pitch threads, no change gears required
Carriage features one-shot lubrication and Turcite-B on bed sliding surfaces
T-slotted compound slide featuring a four-way tool post
One-piece cast iron base absorbs vibration allowing heavier cuts
High quality ANSI Class 50 wear-resistant cast iron bed ways are hardened and ground
Removable gap allows up to 23-5/8" diameter work on 16", 27-1/2" on 18"
Five position automatic carriage stop increases productivity
Attractive chrome control levers, dials, and knobs complete this impressive package
Tolerance test certificate included
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
10" 3-jaw chuck with top reversing jaws
12" 4-jaw chuck
16" face plate
Four-way tool post
Follow rest
Large capacity steady rest
Fully integrated coolant system
Full length splash guard and coolant return
Large easy to use foot brake
Articulating halogen work lamp
Centrally located controls with jog button
Threading dial
Mounting pads and levelers
Spindle sleeve (MT-7 to MT-5)
Dead center
Live center
Tool box and adjusting tools

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Swing Over Bed (inches) 22
Swing Over Cross Slide (in.) 13
Swing Through Gap (in.) 29 - 1/2
Length of Gap (in.) 12-1/4
Distance Between Centers (in.) 80
Spindle Bore (in.) 3-1/8
Spindle Mount D1-8
Spindle Taper (with sleeve) MT7 (MT5)
Number of Spindle Speeds 12
Range of Spindle Speeds 25 to 1800 rpm
Longitudinal and Cross Feeds 122
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (in./rev.) .0015 -.0913
Range of Cross Feeds (in./rev.)
.0006 -.0365
Number of Inch Threads 61
Range of Inch Threads 1-5/8 to 72 tpi
Number of Metric Threads 24
Range of Metric Threads (mm) .05 - 20
Maximum Tool Size (in.) 1 x 1
Maximum Compound Slide Travel 5-1/8"
Maximum Cross Slide Travel (in.) 10
Maximum Carriage Travel (in.) 75
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 5
Tailstock Taper MT-5
Follow Rest Capacity (in.) 1/2 to 3-1/2
Steady Rest Capacity (in.) 3/8 to 7
Width of Bed (in.) 13-3/8
Dimensions 136-1/8"L x 40"W x 48-7/8"H
Motors 10 HP & 2 HP, 3 Phase, 230V or 460V, prewired 230 Volts
Net Weight 7400 Lbs.

OPTIONS:
2 axis Digital Readout
Quick change tool post
5-C Lever Collet Closer
Taper Attachment
Live Center

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JET GH-2680ZH 26 x 80" large metalworking Lathe
JET GH-26120ZH 26 x 120" longer Lathe machine
JET large metalworking lathe machines

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Standard Features:

* Large 4-1/8" Spindle Bore
* Turns 89 different thread sizes
* Clutch operated headstock with all headstock gears hardened and ground
* Bed ways are induction hardened and ground for durability
* Heavy-duty tailstock and quill
* One piece heavy-duty cast iron base and bed 12 speeds in range
* 36-1600 RPM Rapid power traverse to cross slide and carriage
* Headstock-gearbox designed for quick setup of thread turning operation without changing gears.
Standard Equipment:
12" 3-Jaw Direct Mount Scroll Chuck with Jaws
16" 4-Jaw Chuck
Face Plate
2 Steady Rests
Follow Rest
4 Way Tool Post
Coolant System
Full Length Splash Guard
Halogen Work Lamp

Swing over Bed (inches): 26
Swing over Cross Slide (inches): 16-1/2
Swing Through Gap (inches): 34
Length of Gap (inches): 8
Distance Between Centers (inches) 80 or 120"
Spindle Bore (inches): 4-1/8"
Spindle Mount: D1-8
Spindle Taper W/ Sleeve MT-5 (no sleeve)
Number of Spindle speeds: 12
Range of Spindle Speeds (RPM) 36-1600
Number of Longitudinal and Cross Feed Rates: 65
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (IPR)
.023-.937
Range of Cross Feeds (IPR) .010-.0404
Number of Inch Threads: 48
Range of Inch Threads (TPI) 2-30
Number of Metric Threads: 22
Range of Metric Threads: 1-14
Max Tool Size (inches): 1-1/4 x 1-1/4
Compound Slide Travel (inches): 5-1/2
Cross Slide Travel (inches): 12-3/32
Carriage Travel (inches):
GH-2680ZH: 72.5, GH-26120ZH: 108.25
Tailstock Spindle Travel (inches): 6
Taper in Tailstock Spindle: MT-5
Steady Rest Capacity (inches) Small 25/32 - 4-29/32, Large 3-15/16 - 9-7/16"
Follow Rest Capacity: 25/32 - 3-15/16"
Width of Bed (inches): 16
Motor: 10HP, choose 230V or 460Volts, 3 phase Prewired 230Volts
Width & Height Dimensions (inches):
43 Wide x 57 High
GH-2680ZH: 136" Long,
GH-26120ZH: 177" Long
Net Weight: GH-2680ZH: 8514 pounds, GH-26120ZH: 9362 pounds

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