Baileigh PL-1640 Precision Metal Lathe Reviews

The Baileigh PL-1640 Precision metal working lathe is the perfect combination of size and power. This lathe offers a 16 in. swing and 40 in. between centers and has functions that will enable your shop to grow for years.
The Baileigh PL-1640 is built to Baileigh industrial’s high standards and has anything that a machine shop could need. This lathe has a full cast iron base which is integrated into the main frame, making this one of the most rigid lathes on the market. It is powered by a 7.5HP motor and can turn from 30 to 2000 RPMS through its 12 speeds. The Baileigh PL-1640 metal lathe is built to withstand years of utilization in any metal working shop and components accuracy ground and hardened ways.
The Baileigh PL-1640 comes standard with a factory introduced Mitutoyo DRO (digital read out) for making accuracy cuts, a three jaw chuck, halogen light, steady rest and follow rest. All this in one complete bundle. Contact your Baileigh Industrial agent for more information.

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Item NumberPL-1640
Speed30 – 2000 rpm
Spindle Bore2.0625"
Threads Diametrical Qty Speed32 / 4–32 D.P.
Threads Imperial Qty Speed40 / 2–56 T.P.I.
Threads Metric Qty Speed53 / .4–14 mm pitch
Threads Module Qty Speed44 / .4–7 M.P.
Spindle Taper SleeveMorse #4
Spindle Taper NoseMorse #6
Tailstock Quill Dia2.125"
Tailstock Quill TaperMorse #4
Tailstock Quill Travel4.75"
Compound Rest Width4.33"
Center Height7.086"
Compound Travel4.75"
Bed Height12.20"
Bed Length74.75"
Bed Width11.81"
Longitudinal Feeds Metric Qty Speed40 / .032 – .640 mm / rev.
Main Motor7.5 hp
Longitudinal Feeds Imperial Qty Speed40 / .0012" – .0252" / rev.
Lead Screw Diameter1.25"
Lead Screw Thread Pitch4 T.P.I.
Max. Swing In Gap Length6.125"
Max. Swing Over Bed16"
Max. Swing Over Cross Slide9.45"
Max. Swing In Gap Dia23.42"
Cross Feeds Imperial Qty Speed40 / .0006" – .0126" / rev.
Cross Feeds Metric Qty Speed40 / .015 – .320 mm / rev.
Cross Slide Travel9"
Cross Slide Width7.08"
Cutting Tool Max Section.625" x .625"
Distance Between Centers40"
Feed Rod.708 dia.
Power220V / 3-phase
Shipping Weight4,400 lbs.
Shipping Dimensions91" x 65" x 44"
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