Electronic Controlled Combination Brake Lathe
Custom Digital Finishes - By digitally controlling the feed rates, it's easier to find that sweet spot for your particular application. This gives you the highest possible quality finish available. Shift On-The-Fly 3 Speed - the 9044000E is the first lathe with an integrated synchronous gearbox and shifter. Now you can choose the speed that makes the most sense for your work piece, right at your fingertips. Forged Alloy Steel Arbor - (2) tapered mounting surfaces add stability and handle up to 200lbs. Feed Slide Protection keeps travel surfaces free of dirt and chips. Positive rake tool bits allow for low pressure precision turning that produces superior machined surfaces every time with less chatter. Negative rake tool bits are also included. Patented Floating Spindle Design. Extra-large bronze bearings reduce pressure and wear. Larger drive gear adds life. Patented Positive Oiling System. Constant lubrication when switched on. No metal-to-metal contact between bearing and spindle. Reduces wear for longer life. Rigid 44-Pound Spindle. Has the strength for long-term precision and durability, even with larger loads up to 200 lbs. Twin Cutter Tool. Simultaneously resurfaces both sides of rotor. (Ford Engineering recommends using an OCL for rotor resurfacing). Micrometer Precise Depth of cut Dials embossed in metal and calibrated in both thousandths of an inch and tenths of a millimeter. Easy reset to zero. Full Drum Support Hex boring bar guarantees correct tool angle for drums.