Reviews

Wen 3424 Lathe Review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:09 pmProduct Description The Wen 3424 wood lathe is a relatively small lathe useful for beginner woodworkers. It was initially designed as one of the WEN 342 series’ first lathes. This lathe is 30.5 x 8.75 x 16.25 inches in dimension, which means it is petite enough to…

Nova Galaxi DVR Lathe Review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:10 pmOverview The Nova Galaxi DVR Lathe is one of a few cutting-edge innovative lathes, with a silky-smooth direct-drive motor controlled by a powerful microcomputer with a touchpad and digital display. DVR (Digital Variable Reluctance) technology is present in the computer, which calibrates and maintains the lathe’s speed…

Nova 46300 Comet ii Review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:19 pmOverview  The NOVA 46300 Comet II is a 12 Inch x 16 1/2-Inch Variable Speed Midi Lathe that is a versatile and innovative mini-lathe. Portable and space-saving, but with the volume and toughness of larger machines. It has a powerful 3/4 HP electronic variable speed motor with…

Nova 1624 Review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:19 pmOverview Nova 1624 7s is an entry-level lathe with versatility and power to offer many years of turning. It features an 8-speed range and a low speed of 215 rpm for the safe large piece and bowl turning work.  The steel and cast iron stand are in…

Laguna Revo 12|16 review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:21 pmOverview The Laguna Revo 1216 wood lathe is a compact size, and it does not make noise through sound or vibrations. Adjust the speed with ease. When changing speed, only open the magnetic belt cover doors, flip the cam-action lever and slide the belt to the other—Cam-action…

Laguna Revo 1836 Review

Overview Laguna Revo 1836 is a new version of the Laguna family lathe that features a 2HP motor, variable speed control, and many more features for both bowl and spindle work. The smooth run is due to a fully cast-iron design of the headstock. It has a ground, solid steel bed. The cast-iron tool rest…

Jet 4224b Wood Lathe Review

Overview Jet 4224B is over 900 pounds, although the Powermatic 4224B is bigger and heavier. With newly designed, top-of-its-class features, the 4224B pushes the limits of design, innovation, and durability. It expands the limits of creative possibility and takes your passion to a whole new level.  It has a spindle lock and indexing for drilling…

Jet 1640 lathe review

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 09:22 pmOverview The JET JWL-1640 is an electronic variable speed woodworking lathe loaded with cutting-edge features that separate it from others in its class. It has a sliding headstock, electronic variable speed ranging from 40 – 3200 RPM, and a newly designed headstock locking handle. The headstock slides…