Sherline 3.5 in x 8 in Lathe 4000


Sherline 3.5 in x 8 in Lathe 4000

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Sherline 3.5 in x 8 in Lathe 4000


  • 90 VDC motor with electronic speed controller
  • 2.75″ (70mm) x 6.0″ (152mm) crosslide
  • 15″ (381mm) steel bed to allow 8″ (203mm) between centers
  • Standard 1-5/8″ (41mm) laser engraved aluminum handwheels
  • Pulleys, belt, faceplate, lathe dog,and two dead centers
  • Three hexagonal keys
  • Tool post
  • Sharpened high-speed steel cutting tool
  • Eight foot three-wire power cord
  • Instruction booklet

This lathe can turn a part up to 3.5” in diameter over the bed or up to 1.88” over the carriage without riser blocks. With an optional riser block, parts up to 6” in diameter can be turned over the bed. The lathe has 8” of space between centers. The electronic speed control allows continuously variable speed control from 70 to 2800 RPM without belt changes. There is a second pulley position available that offers extra torque at low RPM if needed. This lathe is a good choice for clockmakers, modelers, or those who will be working on small parts. It is also the most compact lathe we make and is easily used where space is at a premium and can be stored on a closet shelf

Additional information

Weight 35 lbs
Dimensions 15 × 6 × 13 in