17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V

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17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V series geared head high-speed lathe with a 16″ swing in diameter and 40″ or 60″ distance between centers.

17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V Specifications:

Swing over bed 17″
Distance between centers 40″
Swing over cross slide 10.9″
Swing in gap 24.48″
Cross slide travel 9.25″
Top slide travel 6.1″
Bed Width 12″
Spindle Nose D1-6
Spindle Bore 3.149″
Spindle Taper Adapter MT 5
Spindle Speed Range Infinitely Variable Low 30-125 , Medium 125-450 , High 450-2200
Inch Threads (45) 2 to 72 TPI
Metric Threads (39) 0.2 to 14 mm
Modular Threads (18) 0.3 to 3.5
Diametral Threads (21) 8 to 44
Logitudinal Feed 0.0015 to 0.04 IPR
Cross Feed 0.00075 to 0.02 IPR
Quill Diameter 2.322″
Quill Travel 5.0″
Quill Inside Taper MT4
Spindle Motor 7.5 HP 480V, 3Ph 60Hz
Coolant Motor 1/8 HP
Weight 4080 lbs.
Shipping weight 4,435 Lbs.
Shipping Dimensions 45.5″ x 75″ x 115″

17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V Features:

The headstock spindle is machined from forged alloy steel. It is hardened, ground and dynamically balanced. Large through hole with convenient D1-6 cam-lock mount. Special attention was given to lubrication channels providing a constant bath of oil to the supporting high grade two precision tapered roller and one precision ball bearing for long life.

Three headstock gear ranges that supply a high torque in low range (30 to 125 RPM), mid-range (125 to 450 RPM) and is high range (450 to 2200RPM). The electronic control panel is mounted above the headstock provides a RPM LED display, ON-OFF power indicator light, speed control knob, emergency stop push button and spindle jogging push button. The electronic infinitely variable speed is controlled by an AC inverter duty motor. A 1/4HP electric pump provides the headstock with forced pressure lubrication.

One-piece machine floor base is made of solid cast iron. Wide bed design is made of Meehanite casting that is vibration stress relieved. Bed ways are induction hardened to HRC 53 and precision ground. Precision hand scraped bed is designed with a removable gap further expanding swing capabilities. The proven LeBlond 2V and flat solid bed structure provides rigidity that assures accuracy and maximum stability. Standard large volume removable chip tray makes for easy chip clean out and disposal.

17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V Standard Equipment:

  • Main Drive Motor/Inverter: 7.5HP
  • Electrics: 480V/3PH/60Hz
  • Coolant System with Electric Pump
  • Chuck Guard (Manual) with Safety Interlock
  • Full Length Splash Guard
  • Safety Red Spindle Brake Pedal
  • Removable Chip Tray
  • Lockable Main Disconnect Switch
  • LED Work Light
  • Leveling Pads (Qty. 6)
  • Operation Manual & Parts List
  • Tool Box & Tools Including Touch-Up Paint
  • Steady Rest with Roller Jaws, 0.4″~5.5″ (10-140mm) Capacity
  • Follow Rest with Roller Jaws, 0.6″~3.3″ (16-85mm) Capacity
  • Telescopic Taper Attachment
  • 4-Way Quick Turn Tool Post
  • Face Plate (12″)
  • Safety Red Spindle Brake Pedal
  • Full Length Splash Guard
  • Dead Center (Qty 2)
  • Adjustable Apron Infeed Overload Safety Clutch
  • Thread Indicator
  • Spindle Center Sleeve (Qty 1)

17″ x 40″ New LeBlond Lathe Model RKL-1740V Options:

  • Digital Readout
  • Chucks
  • Collet Closer Attachment
  • Collets Sets
  • Quick Change Toolposts
  • Micro Bed Carriage Stop
  • Turret Type Carriage Stop
  • Driving Plate With Dog
  • Standard and Custom Centers Drill Chuck Keyless and Arbor Tool Post Grinder
  • Pneumatic Tailstock

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