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Rikon 70-220VSR 12-1/2 inch Midi Lathe

Rikon 70-220VSR 12-1/2 inch Midi Lathe
Highland Item # 191151

Price : $699.99
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Rikon 70-220VSR 12-1/2 inch Midi Lathe

Rikon has hit a home run with their new model 70-220VSR midi-lathe. Featuring 12-1/2" swing over the ways and 20" between centers, as well as a 24-position index head, this lathe is designed to handle a wide variety of projects.

A 1 HP motor provides plenty of power with smooth electronic variable-speed control that ranges from a low of 250 RPM up to 3850 RPM within 3 pulley ranges. A reversing switch and digital RPM readout are included.

The headstock is designed for easy access to belt and pulley for changing speed ranges, and multiple optional bed extensions can be added to increase spindle length capacity. The tail stock is self adjusting. Spindle size is the popular 1" x 8 TPI, with #2 Morse Taper head stock and tail stock. The post for the tool rest mount is a hefty 1" in diameter. Ram travel of the tailstock is 2-1/2".

Comes standard with:

  • #2MT 4-prong drive center
  • #2MT Live Center
  • Knock out bar
  • 3" faceplate
  • 6" tool rest with 1" post

Lathe is 40-3/4" long x 17-5/8" inches high. Weighs 115 lbs. FIVE-YEAR manufacturer's warranty.

Additional Information

Rikon 12-1/2" Midi Lathe User Manual 70-220VSR

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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