Mechanics Lathes

Basic Plus

Great Value leadscrew and feed shaft lathe
Part No. 300809

  • Hardened and ground headstocks gears
  • Gap bridge
  • Headstock with Camlock D1-4" mount, bore diam. 1.5 in, run in 2 adjustable tapered roller bearings
  • Adjustable headstock bearing
  • Tailstock can be moved ± 0.4 in for taper turning
  • Reversing gear reversing gearbox for changing the feed direction
  • Guides are adjustable via tapered gibs
  • Cast-iron bed, double v-guide, hardened and ground

3-axis position indicator

  • More accuracy
  • Lower error rate
  • Increased productivity
  • Resulting in valuable time savings
  • For increased productivity
  • Easy to read display
  • Operator-specific features
  • Convenient keyboard layout
  • Resolution: 0.0004 / 0.0002"
  • Default coordinates
  • Axis position is maintained when display is turned off
  • Hole circle pattern calculation
  • Calculator function
  • Storage for 10 tools
  • Radius / diameter toggle
  • Mm/inch conversion
  • Easy expansion and maintenance-free operation
  • Display for top (Z0) and box way slide (Z1) both separate and in differential / cumulative mode for lathes

Working Area
Center width31.89 in
Turning diameter over bed12 in
Turning-Ø over support7 in
Turning diameter over gap bridge17 in
Bed width7 in
Travel X-axis6.1 in
Travel Z1-axis4 in
Swing range of top slide± 60°
Spindle speed(9) 60 - 1,550 rpm
Spindle bore1 in
Spindle mountCamlock D1-4
Spindle taperMT 5
Feed X-axis0.00055 - 0.01496 in/R
Feed Z-axis0.00205 - 0.0548 in/R
Tapping, metric(26) 0,4-7 mm
Tapping, withworth(34) 4-56 TPI
Tailstock quill diameter1 in
Tailstock taperMT 3
Tailstock quill stroke4 in
Tailstock traverse adjustment ± 0.5 in
Drive Capacity
Motor rating main drive1.5 Hp
Measures and Weights
Overall dimensions (length x width x height)62.992x29.527x50 in
Weight1,144 lbs
Part No. 300809

  • 3-axis position indicator
  • 3-jaw chuck Ø 6"
  • 4-jaw face plate chuck Ø 8" (not for Basic 180 V)
  • face plate Ø 10"
  • quick change tool holder WAD 1675
  • quick change tool holder head WA
  • steady and follow rest
  • chip tray
  • includes fixed splash guard (wall)
  • chuck guard
  • base
  • change gears
  • reducing sleeves
  • dead center
  • thread gauge
  • operating tools
  • operator manual