This all cast iron benchtop lathe with variable speeds is perfect for schools and home shops. Small but powerful, the WL-1218VS fits easily into garages and tight spaces.

  • ¾ hp motor runs on 110-volt power.
  • 12” swing.
  • 18” between centers.
  • 3 speed ranges: 250 to 750 rpm, 600 to 1,800 rpm, and 1350 to 4,000 rpm.
  • Control knob helps you adjust and see the spindle speed.
  • MT2 taper for spindle and tailstock.
  • Includes 3” face plate and 6” tool rests.
  • Cast iron construction gives the lathe rigid structure to increase accuracy when cutting.
  • Covered by a 1-year parts warranty.
  • Comes with lifetime technical support by phone from our team of reps with hands-on woodworking experience.


Item Number WL-1218VS
Shipping Weight 150lbs
Swing 12"
Tailstock MT2
RPM 300-3600
Tailstock Travel 2-1/4"
Tool Rest 10"
TPI 1" x 8
Face Plate 3"
Power 110V
Horse Power 0.75
Weight (lbs) 105
Shipping Dimensions (Inches) 44x60x36

* specifications subject to change without notice.