Reviews

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

Overview 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 for maximum versatility, and the extended spindle nose…

Can you use Festool sander without vacuum?

Dust extraction with vacuum systems The primary purpose of a dust extractor is to eliminate suspended particles from the working environment to maintain clean air. Due to their high performance, industrial dust collectors and workshop dust extractors are ideal for localized extraction directly onboard process machinery. Their function ensures the efficiency and security of both…

Jet 1440 Lathe Review

Overview Jet 1440 is a versatile wood lathe for crafting and has features that can do the woodturning project with ease. Jet 1440 has a powerful motor with a single horsepower of its size. It comes with installed iron cast legs and variable speeds with an RPM range of 400 to 3,000. That contributes to…

Jet 1015 Review

Overview The JET 1015 is for you to have woodturning constantly under control. It is made from cast iron with an extra 13 cm wide lathe bed, ensuring high stability, minimal vibrations, and much better working support.  The spindle has the standard M33 x 3,5mm thread and has an MK2 internal taper, mounted on massive…

Nova Comet 14 DR Midi Lathe Review

Overview The Nova Comet 14 DR has an enormous swing—14″ between centers and 18-1/2″ between swings—and digital controls and a digital readout for efficiency and convenience. It’s the ideal compact lathe for small workshops and people who need to teach, display, or sell their turnings while on the road. For lesser work, the Comet 14…

Jet Wood Lathe 1221vs Review

Overview It is a lightweight machine that comes with a standard two-door cabinet. It focuses more on control. It is versatile as it comes with 24 integrated indexing positions. The control system is convenient considering where it is. The transition is very smooth from the forward to the reverse. The style belt pressure system is…