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Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe 70-150VSR

Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe  70-150VSR, 191379
Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe  70-150VSR, 191379Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe  70-150VSR, 191379
Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe 70-150VSR
Highland Item # 191379

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Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe 70-150VSR

The Rikon 12in VSR Midi Lathe 70-150VSR is designed to offer features seen on larger industrial lathes. An ideal lathe for novice to professional turners. Designed with a powerful 1HP DC motor, electronic variable speed controls, a wide range of operating speeds, digital RPM readout, ample diameter and spindle length turning capacities in forward and reverse drives.

The corded control box has a magnetic back that allows it to be moved along the front of the cast iron lathe bed, and positioned where you want it for easiest access when turning. The left outboard end of the lathe bed is milled to take a special 13-1/2″ bed extension 70-903 (sold separately) to allow outboard turning of diameters up to 15". The same Rikon bed extension can be attached to the right end to increase spindle turning capacity to 33-1/5"

  • Swing Over Bed: 12"
  • Working Distance Between Centers: 16-1/2"
  • 3 Speed Ranges: 250-850 / 430-1,450 / 950-3,200 RPM
  • Spindle: 1" x 8 TPI
  • Powerful 1HP DC Motor provides ample power for all turning needs.
  • Electronic variable speed controls, wider range of operating speeds, digital RPM readout for forward and reverse rotation speeds.
  • Pivoting belt cover for easy access when changing belt speeds.
  • Ball-bearing construction for smooth, precise spindle operation.
  • Machined bed and matching components give precise alignment.
  • Adjustable locking handles keep components positioned securely.
  • 1” diameter tool rest post.
  • Lathe bed has machined ends for adding extensions to increase spindle capacity.
Comes standard with:
  • 2MT Spur drive center
  • 6" Tool rest
  • 2MT Live center
  • 3" faceplate
  • Knock out bar, wrenches, and tool holder.

Lathe is 39" inches long x 15-5/8" inches high. Weighs 95 lbs. FIVE-YEAR manufacturer's warranty.

Additional Information

Rikon 70-150VSR Manual

Product Warnings


This product may expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. Please read our Proposition 65 warning.
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