Baileigh PL-1640 precision lathe


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Baileigh PL-1640 precision lathe

The PL-1640 metal working lathe is the perfect combination of size and power.  This precision lathe features a 16” swing and 40” between centers and has features that will allow your shop to grow for years.

The PL-1640 is built to Baileigh industrial’s high standards and has everything that a machine shop could want.  The PL-1640 has a full cast iron base that is integrated into the main frame of the lathe, making this one of the most rigid lathes on the market.  It is powered by a 7.5 hp motor and can turn rpms form 30 to 2000 through its 12 speeds.  The PL-1640 metal working lathe is built to withstand years of use in any metal working shop and features precision ground and hardened ways.

The PL-1640 comes standard with a factory installed Mitutoyo DRO (digital read out) for making precise cuts, halogen light, a three jaw chuck, steady rest and follow rest.  All this in one complete package.


Item Number PL-1640
Country of Manufacture Taiwan
Speed 30 – 2000 rpm
Spindle Bore 2.0625"
Threads Diametrical Qty Speed 32 / 4–32 D.P.
Threads Imperial Qty Speed 40 / 2–56 T.P.I.
Threads Metric Qty Speed 53 / .4–14 mm pitch
Threads Module Qty Speed 44 / .4–7 M.P.
Spindle Taper Sleeve Morse #4
Spindle Taper Nose Morse #6
Tailstock Quill Dia 2.125"
Tailstock Quill Taper Morse #4
Tailstock Quill Travel 4.75"
Compound Rest Width 4.33"
Center Height 7.086"
Compound Travel 4.75"
Bed Height 12.20"
Bed Length 74.75"
Bed Width 11.81"
Longitudinal Feeds Metric Qty Speed 40 / .032 – .640 mm / rev.
Main Motor 7.5 hp
Longitudinal Feeds Imperial Qty Speed 40 / .0012" – .0252" / rev.
Lead Screw Diameter 1.25"
Lead Screw Thread Pitch 4 T.P.I.
Max. Swing In Gap Length 6.125"
Max. Swing Over Bed 16"
Max. Swing Over Cross Slide 9.45"
Max. Swing In Gap Dia 23.42"
Cross Feeds Imperial Qty Speed 40 / .0006" – .0126" / rev.
Cross Feeds Metric Qty Speed 40 / .015 – .320 mm / rev.
Cross Slide Travel 9"
Cross Slide Width 7.08"
Cutting Tool Max Section .625" x .625"
Distance Between Centers 40"
Feed Rod .708 dia.
Power 220V / 3-phase
Shipping Weight 4,400 lbs.
Shipping Dimensions 91" x 65" x 44"


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