Wadkin Graduate (Variturn) 1630

Wood Lathe

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  • Features

    • Manufactured in the UK
    • Suitable for use in education
    • 190 & 350 mm tee rests
    • 4 point drive centre
    • Heavy duty revolving centre
    • 150 mm face plate
    • Spindle nose cover
    • Foot stop
    • Cast iron construction
    • 24 volt control circuit
    • Invert drive control to spindle speed, infinitely variable
  • Description

    Manufactured in the UK, the Graduate Variturn lathe has long been synonymous with quality and accuracy. The cast iron construction ensures virbration free, strudy, accurate turning at all time. Complete with an infinately variable speed drive the machine offers everything for the iduastrial, hobby or educational user.

  • Specification

    • Centre height 200 mm
    • Swing over bed 400 mm
    • Gap between centres 762 mm
    • Bowl turning cap 650 mm
    • Variable speed range 300 - 2400 rpm
    • Inboard right and left hand M33 x 3.5
    • Head stock spindle taper 2 MT
    • Tail stock taper 2 MT
    • Tail stock spindle travel 100 mm
    • Nett weight 250 kg
    • Overall dimensions 380 mm (L) x 1250 mm (W) x 1130 mm (H)
    • Motor 1.5 kW
    • Power 3 phase
  • Disclaimer

    Our suppliers have a policy of continuous product development and improvement, specifications are therefore subject to change without notice. We can accept no liability for discrepancies in specifications or illustrations contained in our publications or the publications of our suppliers.

Tooling & Spare Parts

Tooling and consumables as well as new and legacy spare part supply are available from our Support Services department.

Operator Training

We provide a range of training services from basic familiarisation to full certification covering both new and existing machinery.

Installation & Commissioning

Our factory trained installation engineers are available to setup your machinery ready for use.


It is recommended that high quality equipment of this type be delivered using own specialist HI Ab service.


We are a PIABC quality assured centre providing certificated woodworking machinery training courses for operators and supervisors covering all types of woodworking machinery, hand held power tools and abrasive wheels.

Established for over 115 years

Servicing, support & spares

New, serviced and rebuilt machines

Certificated operator training