Central Machinery 93212 Benchtop Mini Metal Lathe

Central Machinery 93212 Benchtop Mini Metal Lathe

The Central Machinery 93212 benchtop mini metal lathe is a great solution for turning, counter facing or making bushings, spindles, prototypes, or models. This Central Machinery 93212 metal lathe is great for making replacement parts and other metalworking projects for both professional machinist and DIYer.


Central Machinery 93212 Benchtop Mini Metal Lathe Features

The Central Machinery 93212 benchtop mini metal lathe has a 3/4 HP motor with minimum and maximum speed ranges of 0-1,100 RPM and 0-2,500 RPM. This compact metal lathe features 18 threads from 12 to 52 TPI, chuck guard with micro switch, easily adjustable speeds, and a full 10″ distance between centers. The gib on this machine is nice and tight with very little play, and you can take a full .040 on the tool when turning aluminum and .020 on steel. Accuracy is very good, and you can easily hold tolerances of just .001 to .002. You can’t adjust the height on the tool post, but there are workarounds.

The Central Machinery 93212 is sold through Harbor Freight Tools. It was launched back in 1982 as a solution for hobbyists, metal fabricators, and other metalworkers.

Central Machinery 93212 Benchtop Mini Metal Lathe Key Features

  • Automatic feed
  • Chuck guard with micro switch
  • Variable speed control knob
  • Speeds: 0-1100 RPM (low)
  • 0-2500 RPM (high)
  • Threads: 12 to 52 TPI
  • Tailstock taper: MT2
  • Tool post
  • ETL listed
  • Overweight Item subject to 14.95 additional Freight Charge.


Central Machinery 93212 Benchtop Mini Metal Lathe Specifications

  • Name: 7″ x 10″ Precision Benchtop Mini Lathe
  • SKU: 93212
  • Brand: Central Machinery
  • Certification: ETL
  • Distance between centers: 10″
  • Horsepower: 3/4 HP
  • Maximum speed (RPM): 0-2500 RPM
  • Minimum Speed (RPM): 0-1100 RPM
  • Spindle Taper: MT2
  • Tailstock taper: MT2
  • Thread size: 12 to 52 TPI
  • Shipping Weight: 87.00 lbss
  • Warranty: 90 days
  • Price: $549.99

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