SHOP FOX W1704 1/3-Horsepower Benchtop Lathe

Variable speed motor
8-Inch swing over bed
Weighs 45-Pounds

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Shop Fox W1704 8-by-13-inch Benchtop Wood Lathe

Shop Fox Benchtop Wood Lathe
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Cast Iron Construction
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Tackle pen turning or other small cutting or shaping projects the use of the Shop Fox W1704 bench-top lathe from Woodstock International. Made of cast iron, and designed to fit neatly on a workbench, this lathe incorporates a 1/3-horsepower, variable-speed motor and delivers spindle speeds between 700 and 3,200 revolutions per minute (RPM). It also features a safety paddle switch, an MT No. 1 spur center, an MT No. 1 live center, 4-1/4-inch and 7-inch tool rests, a 5-3/4-inch faceplate, and a 3/4-by-16-inch TPI RH spindle.

Includes Two Tool Rests

The W1704 includes both a 4-1/2 and 7-inch tool rest for more than a few turning applications and with a 13-inch distance between centers and an 8-inch swing over the bed this lathe is ideal for various turning projects. The infinitely variable speed from 700-3200 RPM is useful when turning hard or soft species of wood.

5-3/4-inch Faceplate Included

This benchtop lathe includes a 5-3/4-inch faceplate which threads onto the headstock spindle for non-spindle turning (regularly used for making bowls or other items that can not be supported from the tailstock).

Built to Last

The W1704 has been specially designed to supply many years of trouble free service. Close attention to detail, ruggedly built parts and a rigid quality regulate program assure secure and reliable operation.

Features and Specifications
  • Variable speed motor
  • 1/3 HP, 2 Amp, 110V, Single-phase, 60 Hz
  • 700 – 3,200 RPM spindle speed
  • 12-inch distance between centers
  • 8-inch swing over bed
  • Footprint: 23-3/8-by-5-1/2-inches
  • Approximate shipping weight: 52 lbs.

5-3/4-inch Faceplate
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Variable speed motor
8-Inch swing over bed
Weighs 45-Pounds
Cast iron construction and infinitely variable speed regulate
Safety paddle switch

Frequently Bought Together

  • SHOP FOX W1704 1/3-Horsepower Benchtop Lathe
  • #1 MT Pen Turning Mandrel
  • PSI Woodworking LCHSS8 HSS Wood Lathe Chisel Set, 8-Piece
  • PSI Woodworking CSC3000C Barracuda Wood Lathe Key Chuck System
  • Price for all: $262.48