PM-1440GT 14×40 Ultra Precision Lathe

Main Features Of This Machine:

  • Extremely High Quality Lathe, meant for very high precision work, and suitable for every day use. Perfect for the professional user who is looking for the best available
  • 100% Made in Taiwan, no shortcuts taken, built to a very high level of quality
  • Available in either Single or 3 Phase power, to match the user’s needs
  • Priced very, very reasonably when compared with other similar high quality models – and no one out there has the 2″ Spindle bore in a machine from Taiwan. Compare Carefully. No one out there even comes close
  • Excellent machine for Gunsmithing use, Very Short Spindle, Ultra High Precision
  • High Precision, Hardened and Ground gears throughout headstock, which leads to extremely smooth and quiet running for a geared head lathe
  • Leadscrews Are True Inch Pitch Screws (Not Metric Conversions Like Many), 10 Threads Per Inch (.100” Per Turn)
  • Backed by an industry leading 5 year warranty

$399 Flat Rate Shipping in the 48 US States – Any accessories ordered with machine at the same time also ship free of charge! (Will automatically calculate at checkout)

Liftgate Delivery is $49 per shipment if needed, this can be added at check out.


Choose Machine Option First, and then add accessories as desired. ALL accessories listed below WILL work with this model. Please do not select any items that show out of stock, or you will get an error message and not be able to add to cart.

$8,299.00

1 x PM-1440GT Lathe

Clear
$179.99

Wedge Quick Change Tool Post Set, BXA Size

Tool Post  

In stock

$449.99

1 x PM 2 Axis Lathe DRO With (.0001 Hi Res Cross Scale)

DRO

In stock

$649.99

1 x Easson ES-12B 2 Axis Lathe DRO, Graphic Display, .0001 Hi Res Cross Slide Scale (Not Installed)

Lathe DRO

In stock

$299.00

1 x Installation of either 2 axis DRO above (Check here if you would like the DRO Installed)

Install
$399.99

8 inch High Precision 4 Jaw Lathe Chuck, D1-5 Mount

Chuck

In stock

$99.99

1 x Micrometer Carriage Stop for PM-1440GT

Micro Stop

Available on backorder

$699.00

1 x PM-1440GT Taper Attachment (Bolt On Installation)

Taper Attachment for PM-1440GT Lathes. Bolt On Installation, cuts a taper up to 15 degrees, approx. 10" Travel before needing to reset position. Allows taper Cutting while using power carriage feed for a smooth finish

Available on backorder

$79.99

1/8-5/8 High Precision Keyless Drill Chuck MT3

Drill Chuck

In stock

$129.99

1/8-5/8 Ultra Precision Keyless Drill Chuck MT3

Drill Chuck

In stock

$69.99

5/8 Turning Tool Set

Set

In stock

$89.99

5/8 Turning - 3/4 Boring Set

Turning Set

In stock

$174.99

BXA Master Turning/Boring Tool Set

Set

In stock

$69.99

1/2 Internal/External Threading Tool Set

Threading

In stock

$69.99

3/8 Turning / 3/8 Boring Tool Set

Set

In stock

From $8,299.00

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Description

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PM-1440GT Main Features

  • Highest Quality Lathe, Made in TAIWAN
  • Large 2” Spindle Bore clear through spindle for through-
    headstock work
  • Short Spindle Length, only 15-1/2″, perfect for gunsmithing
    work
  • Power feed on Carriage, and Cross Slide, both left and right,
    and in and out, for both turning and facing operations with
    automatic feed. Allows for the best surface finish in all
    directions.
  • Induction Hardened and Precision Ground Bed Ways to
    resist wear and give a long service life
  • All gears and shafts in headstock hardened and precision
    ground for long life and extremely quiet running
  • FC-25 Meehanite Cast Iron used for rigidity and vibration
    dampening
  • Removable Gap for larger diameter work
  • High quality electronics used throughout machine
  • Slip Clutch on feed rod, to help prevent overloading damage
    of feeds and allow the use of a solid micrometer carriage
    stop for repetitive work
  • High Precision Tapered Roller Bearings used in spindle, for the
    ultimate in long life, high precision, and best surface
    finishes. Guaranteed Run Out +/- .0001″ for ultimate
    precision
  • Inch AND Metric thread cutting ability is a standard feature
    True INCH PITCH main lead screw, cross feed, and
    compound lead screws make it easy to use for the INCH
    measurement System, yet still has the Metric readings on
    dials for the ultimate in versatility for any job that may come
    about
  • Splash oil bath lubrication in Headstock, and Apron, for
    efficient lubrication, and long life, yet simple and reliable,
    maintenance as with oil pump lubrication systems. Also no
    risk of losing oil flow to expensive parts as there can be with
    pump lubricated systems
  • Only Extremely High Precision Japanese Spindle Bearings
    are used, NACHI Brand at this time
  • Locking Tang in tail stock is provided
  • Longest in the industry, 5 Year Warranty!

Standard Lathe Package, (PM-1440GT-SLP) Includes Lathe, With:
• Complete Base with Chip Tray
• NACHI (Japan) Spindle bearings, with +/- .0001″ Max Spindle Runout
• Back Splash Guard
• Reducing Sleeve for Headstock Center
• 4 Way Tool Post
• Headstock Dead Center
• Tail Stock Dead Center
• Thread Chasing Dial (4” Travel Thread Dial, for easier inch thread cutting)
• Feed Rod Clutch (To prevent overloading and using carriage stops)
• Everything Needed for listed Inch and Metric Thread Pitches
• Steady Rest
• Follow Rest
• Coolant System
• Foot Brake
• 5 Year Warranty

 Preferred Lathe Package, (PM-1440GT-PEP) Includes Everything Above, PLUS:

• 8″ High Precision 3 Jaw Chuck, Autostrong, 2 Piece Jaws, Taiwan Made (Extremely High Quality Chuck, .0012″ or less runout)
• LED Work Light
• Leveling Pad Set (Cast Iron)
• 10” Face Plate

 

Dimensions, approximate overall, incl. stand
Width 70 in. x Height 47 in. x Depth 29 in. (full range crossslide
motion)
Footprint: 68 in. wide x 16-1/2 in. deep (Base Footprints: Headstock Base is 16.5 D x 14.25 W, Tailstock Base 16.5 D, 11.125 W, and 42-5/8″ between the bases)
Bed length, excluding headstock: 51 in.
Spindle centerline to floor: 43 in.
Weight, approximate:1750 lb net
Power requirement 220 Vac, 60 Hz, 1Ø, 13A max (option: 220 Vac, 3Ø, 9A max)
Motor TEFC type, 1725 rpm, optional 2 HP 1Ø or 3 HP, 3Ø
Headstock center to tailstock center 40 in. max
Swing over bed 14 in. diameter
Swing over cross-slide 8-3/4 in. diameter
Swing over gap 20-3/4 in. diameter
Gap insert length 7-3/4 in.
Spindle face to tailstock quill face 44 in. max
Saddle travel 36-1/4 in.
Cross-slide travel 6-1/2 in.
Compound (top slide) travel 3-1/2 in.
Spindle Speeds:
Low range, rpm 50, 70, 95, 140
Mid range 180, 250, 340, 510
High range, rpm 700, 980, 1350, 2000
Carriage drive, thread cutting Leadscrew 8 tpi
Inch threads Choice of 36, from 3 to 56 TPI
Metric threads Choice of 34, from 0.4 mm to 7.2 mm pitch
Longitudinal Feed rates from 0.0026 to 0.0368 in./spindle rev
Cross Slide Feed Rates from 0.0013 to 0.0184 in./spindle rev
Spindle
Chuck/faceplate attachment D1-5 Camlock
Internal taper MT5-1/2
Spindle bore 2 in. diameter (slightly over, will pass a 2.000″ piece)
Spindle length, LH end to chuck mounting face 15-1/2 in. overall
Spindle length, LH end to chuck face (typical) 19-1/2 in. approx.
Tailstock
Internal taper MT3
Quill travel 4 in.
Work holding
Center rest (steady rest) capacity Up to 3 in. diameter
Follower rest capacity Up to 1 in. diameter

 

 

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Shipping Information

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Flat Rate of $399 Shipping anywhere in the 48 US States. Liftgate Delivery is available, $49 and can be added at checkout.

Shipping weight is approx. 1800 pounds, and ships fully crated, and on a skid which is 48″W x 76″L

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Manuals & Documents

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Click Here for PM-1440GT Manual and Parts List:  PM 1440GT 11 10 17 V4