Lathe is a machine to cut materials by turning it around. Mostly this machine works as facing, turning, grooving, chempering, threading, drilling, boring, knurling, and reaming. There are some kinds of Lathes. I will make some points. Let’s find it out.
This machine is used to practice and making simple working. This is the most simple and tiny lathe machine. Used to operating small materials.
Medium lathe has more specific construction and equipped by combination of some special equipment. So, this machine is used to working in some difficult variation and which is need more accuration on it. The main function of this lathe is to produce or fix production’s tool.
Standard lathe has more power than light lathe, and this is the most used in lathe production.
Long Bed Lathe
This type is mostly used in lathe industry which is working with long and big materials, gears and others.
Buying Used Lathe Machine
A big lathe industry of course always can buy brand new the best lathe machine, like long bed lathe to support their industry production. But, for the middle end industry, it’s really too much cost for them. So, now there is a trend to buy used lathe machine. May be it doesn’t have a good appearance in the outside, but some people pretty sure that main machine of lathe machine is not easy to broken, because it’s a solid machine. By buying used lathe machine, they can save some capital money for their small production.
And do you know where they mostly buy used lathe machine?
Online. Yap, this is the most effectively way to choose. In internet you can find many kind of used lathes for sale and you can consider about the price and condition by calling the seller. Especially for you who live in Australia, there are some good sellers in there. Just try to searching in internet, making a call, and make an appointment.