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JET 321101AK GHB-1340A Lathe with CBS-1340A Stand

$6,499.00 (as of October 7, 2017, 11:21 pm) $5,799.00

One of the most popular JET lathes now comes with an enclosed gear box
Enclosed gear box design provides smooth, quiet operation
Fast, easy speed changes

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Tough performer is helping you deliver precision metal portions in less time, way to geared head. Gear box will provide you with large threading and feed capabilities with out gear changes. 6in. three-jaw chuck. 8in. four-jaw chuck. 12in. face plate. Metric change gears. 4-means tool post. Steady and observe rest. Precision-ground D1-4 spindle. 13in. swing over bed. 18 3/4in. swing via gap. 40in. centers. 1 3/8in. hole via spindle with #3MT. Cuts 40 inch threads and 27 metric threads. Width Between Centers (in.): 40, Spindle Speeds (qty.): 8, Thread Cutting (in.): 4-112 TPI, HP: 2, Stand Included: Yes, Volts: 230, Carriage Trip (in.): 35, Speed (RPM): 70-2,000, Thread Cutting (mm): 0.2-6


The GHB-1340A 13 x 40-inch geared head bench lathe with included stand (view larger).

Precision Built and Designed to Last

Designed for smooth, quiet operation and user versatility, the JET 13 x 40-inch geared head bench lathe (model GHB-1340A / 321101AK) cuts and tapers with exacting accuracy. It features an enclosed gearbox with helical cut gears for noise reduction and smooth operation. It also offers a V-means bed design that may be induction hardened and ground. The distance bed segment supplies for larger diameter work and the D1-4 spindle is precision ground for accuracy and supported by top quality tapered roller bearings. Subsidized by an industry-leading two year warranty, each JET machine features premier customer reinforce and professional manuals to verify optimal functioning and operation.

This version of the GHB-1340A comes with the robust CBS-1340A metal stand, which contains two cabinets to store supplies.


Gearbox detail (view larger).

The JET Advantage

Reliable, quality engineering and manufacturing is going into each JET machine. JET machines are built and tested to tight tolerance standards to insure consistent quality and precision operations. Skilled user manuals assist you to put JET saws to work faster, more secure and more efficiently. And since JET backs all its machines with the industry’s most sensible warranty, you’ll have confidence that your JET machines will continue providing superior cuts each time you turn the switch. JET also offers over 750 authorized service centers across the us, so you’ll be assured a certified local technician can lend a hand troubleshoot, order portions, and service your equipment must an issue arise.

Red Assurance 2-Year Warranty

If your JET tool wishes service or repair, one in all our Authorized Service Centers situated right through america can come up with fast service. Typically, any of those Walter Meier Authorized Service Centers can authorize warranty repair, help you in obtaining portions, or carry out routine repairs and major repair to your JET or Wilton tools.


Chuck detail (view larger).


Swing over bed 13 inches
Swing over cross slide 7-25/32 inches
Swing via gap 18-3/4 inches
Length of gap 8 inches
Distance between centers 43 inches
Spindle bore 1-3/8-inch
Spindle mount D1-4
Spindle taper with sleeve MT-5 (MT-3)
Spindle speeds 8; 70 to 2,000 RPM
Longitudinal feeds 40; 0.0018 to 0.0374 IPR
Range of cross feeds 0.0006 to 0.0130 IPR
Inch threads 38; 3-1/2 to 80 TPI
Metric threads 23; 0.45 to 10
Maximum tool size 5/8 x 5/8-inch
Compound slide travel 2-11/16 inches
Cross slide travel 6-5/16 inches
Carriage travel 35 inches
Tailstock spindle travel 3-3/4 inches
Taper in tailstock spindle MT-3
Steady rest capacity 2-3/4 inches
Follow rest capacity 2-3/8 inches
Width of bed 7-3/8 inches
Overall dimensions 79 x 28-1/2 x 30 inches (LxWxH)
Motor 2 HP, 1Ph, 230-volt only
Weight 1,154 pounds

About JET

JET started as a small dealer of manual chain hoists and trolleys, sold from a single ironmongery shop in Tacoma, Washington. Lately, JET has knowledgeable team of engineers both in the us and out of the country and an international-class provide chain making sure recommended delivery of quality merchandise. JET still carries the similar message of quality product, with the most efficient features and advantages in it is product class; the entire at the same time as providing superb service.

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GHB-1340A / 321101AK Geared Head Bench Lathe

At a Glance
  • Included CBS-1340A stand
  • Enclosed gearbox design supplies smooth, quiet operation
  • Hardened and ground gears are featured within the headstock and gearbox
  • V-means bed is induction hardened and ground
  • Gap bed segment equipped for massive diameter work
  • Adjustable gibs are incorporated within the carriage and slideways
  • Fast, simple speed changes
  • D1-4 spindle is precision ground for accuracy and supported by top quality tapered roller bearings
  • Headstock is repeatedly oiled all the way through operation
  • Gear box gives wide inch threading and feed capabilities and not using a gear changes
  • Independent leadscrew and feed rod
  • Spindle actuation keep watch over is apron mounted
  • Compound and cross slide have backlash adjustment
  • Tailstock could also be offset for turning tapers and includes an inch/metric graduated quill
Standard Equipment
  • Coolant tray
  • Tolerance check certificate
  • 6-inch 3-jaw direct mount scroll chuck with most sensible
  • reversing jaws
  • 8-inch 4-jaw independent chuck
  • 12-inch faceplate
  • Four-means tool post
  • Steady and observe rest
  • Metric change gear
  • Centers with headstock center sleeve
  • Threading dial
  • Tool box with tools
  • Splash guard
  • Micro Carriage Bed Stop

One of the crucial popular JET lathes now comes with an enclosed gear box
Enclosed gear box design supplies smooth, quiet operation
Rapid, simple speed changes
Hardened and ground gears are featured within the headstock and gearbox

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