Mini Lathe

of September 2021

*Disclaimer: BestAlternativesReview earns a commission from qualifying purchases.

WEN 3421 3.2-Amp 8' by 12' Variable Speed Mini Benchtop Wood Lathe

1 – WEN 3421 3.2-Amp 8" by 12" Variable Speed Mini Benchtop Wood Lathe

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • Perfect for pens, bowls, cups, chess pieces, and other small workpieces
  • Fits workpieces up to 12 inches long and 8 inches wide
  • 3.2-Amp motor provides over 50% more power than most 8-inch wood lathes
  • Adjust the soft start variable speed motor anywhere from 750 to 3200 RPM
  • Features a 2.3-Inch face plate, an MT1 spindle and tailstock taper, and two interchangeable tool rests

JET JWL-1221VS, 12'x21' Variable-Speed Woodworking Lathe (719200)

2 – JET JWL-1221VS, 12"x21" Variable-Speed Woodworking Lathe (719200)

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • CONVENIENT CONTROLS: Easy-to-reach controls and digital readout
  • OPTIMAL SPEED: Choose from three speed ranges (60-900/110-1,800/220-3,600)
  • INNOVATIVE DESIGN: Ratchet-style belt tension system (patent pending)
  • HANDY STORAGE: Includes a tool storage caddy on each end of the machine
  • ADDED SAFETY: Removable yellow On/Off safety key

200W CNC Mini Lathe Machine Tool DIY Woodworking Wood lathe Milling machine Grinding Polishing Beads Drill Rotary Tool Set

3 – 200W CNC Mini Lathe Machine Tool DIY Woodworking Wood lathe Milling machine Grinding Polishing Beads Drill Rotary Tool Set

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • Specially designed for the home DIY enthusiasts and hobbies,small and portable size with strong power.
  • Super large torque ball bearing motor, maximum rotating speed up to 8000RPM providing ultra strong cutting power with low noise, you can use it at home.
  • Transparent organic dustproof glass cover with super convective cooling hole, the welding line is covered with a full heat shrinkable tube.
  • With 7 levels of power adapter enable you to adjust the rotating speed easily to meet different cutting speed.
  • High quality aluminum alloy base and pure steel structure drill chuck.

Mophorn Wood Lathe 14' x 40', Power Wood Turning Lathe 1/2HP 4 Speed 1100/1600/2300/3400RPM, Benchtop Wood Lathe with 3 Chisels Perfect for High Speed Sanding and Polishing of Finished Work

4 – Mophorn Wood Lathe 14" x 40", Power Wood Turning Lathe 1/2HP 4 Speed 1100/1600/2300/3400RPM, Benchtop Wood Lathe with 3 Chisels Perfect for High Speed Sanding and Polishing of Finished Work

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • 1/2 Horse Power Motor: 1/2 Horse Power motor, Voltage: 120V. The powerful  motor starts softly offering motor's maximize safety and low noise.
  • 4 Grade Speeds: The adjustable belts can be adjust with ease and accuracy within 3400 RPM, 1100, 1600, 2300, 3400prm available.
  • Large Work Capacity: 40" (1000mm) distance between centers, Cutting Diameter 14" (350mm). High concentricity. Moving tailstock to adjust proper distances for workpieces.
  • Solid Steel Construction: Solid steel constructed wood lathes for durability and strength, providing increased stability and smooth operation, reducing vibration.
  • Wrenches & Chisels: 3 wrenches are for easy using and maintainance. 3 chisels provided also, 1 x Skew Chisel, 1 x Shear Scraper and 1 x Spindle Gouge.

BXA #1 QUICK CHANGE TURNING & FACING LATHE TOOL POST HOLDER (250-201)

5 – BXA #1 QUICK CHANGE TURNING & FACING LATHE TOOL POST HOLDER (250-201)

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • Our part # ALL-47202
  • Securely holds 1/4 - 5/8" square diameter tool bits
  • For use with BXA tool posts 250-200 or 250-222. 10-15" swing.
  • Precision ground and hardened. Completely sealed for maintenance free operation

JET JWL-1015, 10' x 15' Wood Lathe (719100)

6 – JET JWL-1015, 10" x 15" Wood Lathe (719100)

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • COMPACT TURNING: 15-1/2" between centers.
  • IDEAL SPEED RANGES: Choose from six spindle speeds (500/840/1,240/1,800/2,630/3,975).
  • IMPROVED TENSIONING SYSTEM: Easier access to belts.
  • INCREASED RIGIDITY: Wider bed ways.
  • OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES: Expand your turning capability with a 21" Bed Extension (719101), Stand (719102A), and Stand Extension (719103A).

Grizzly Industrial T25920 - 12' x 18' Variable-Speed Benchtop Wood Lathe

7 – Grizzly Industrial T25920 - 12" x 18" Variable-Speed Benchtop Wood Lathe

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • This Variable-Speed Wood Lathe provides 12" of turning radius and spindles up to 16-1/2"
  • The three speeds range from 650 to 3800 RPM so you can find just the speed you need to finish whatever job your heart desires
  • This lathe was also made in an ISO 9001 factory and includes a digital spindle speed indicator

PSI Woodworking PENPAL Portable 15-Pound Mini Penmaking Lathe

8 – PSI Woodworking PENPAL Portable 15-Pound Mini Penmaking Lathe

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • 1/5hp 110V variable speed motor (0-4300 rpm); Lightweigh (15 lbs); Portable; Small footprint (20x6x6 inches)
  • Headstock threaded to 3/4" x 16tpi; Tailstock uses #1 Morse Taper mount (1MT)
  • Anodized aluminum base with mounting holes and flange to mount lathe on most surfaces; Swing over bed 5-1/2"
  • Includes: pen mandrel shaft with collet closer nut for mounting, mandrel saver, (5) 7mm bushings, 7mm drill bit, (2) collet wrenches
  • Also includes: mini dust collection hood with 2" port, 2" hose clamp, and hood mounting bracket

BXA #7 UNIVERSAL PARTING BLADE HOLDER LATHE QUICK CHANGE 250-207

9 – BXA #7 UNIVERSAL PARTING BLADE HOLDER LATHE QUICK CHANGE 250-207

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • Our part # ALL-47206
  • Holder provides maximum rigidity and absence of vibration prevents breaking blades!
  • For use with BXA tool posts 250-200 or 250-222. 10-15" swing.
  • For use with 11/16" (or smaller) blades having parallel top and bottom edges

VEVOR Mini Metal Lathe 8.7'x16', Mini Lathe Machine 2250 PRM Variable Speed Change,Precision Mini Lathe 1100W Metal Working Lathe, Small Metal Lathe, Milling Machine for Various Types of Metal Turning

10 – VEVOR Mini Metal Lathe 8.7"x16", Mini Lathe Machine 2250 PRM Variable Speed Change,Precision Mini Lathe 1100W Metal Working Lathe, Small Metal Lathe, Milling Machine for Various Types of Metal Turning

Check the price on Amazon

Buy on Amazon

Features:

  • Sturdy & Durable Construction: The mini lathe is made of high-quality cast iron which stands up to tear and wear. It is equipped with a 1100W motor that delivers a great deal of energy. If you are into making models, it would be your professional assistant who has precise metric graduations and metal gears and therefore is punctilious.
  • Infinitely Variable Speeds: Revolving Speed Range: 50-2250±10%. The mini lathe machine comes with variable speeds that give you the convenience to achieve the best work. This lathe allows you to work on both forward or reverse of any possible speed. The feeding rate can be adjusted manually or automatically. And an emergency button is accessible just in case.
  • Works With Precision: Spindle Bore: 1.5"/38 mm. The metal working lathe is pre-installed with a 3-jaw chuck, 4.9"/125 mm in diameter, that can clamp raw materials tight, and a backsplash guard that ensures your safety during operation.
  • Faster & More Effective: Swing Over Bed: 8.7"/220 mm; Swing Over Cross Slide: 15.7"/400 mm. The small metal lathe features a turret post for quick tool change and a cross slide for free blade moving, making internal cutting, face cutting and bevel cutting possible.
  • Wide Application: The lathe produces precision work without taking up a lot of room in your shop or garage, making bushings, spindles, prototypes, models and more.