Grizzly Mini Lathe

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This tool is no longer at ATXHS

This page is for historical purposes only. If you are interested in a replacement for it, bring the discussion up on the atxhs-discuss mailing list.Grizzly G8688 Mini Metal Lathe.jpg

The Grizzly Mini Metal Lathe is a lathe with variable speed (forward and reverse in all directions), 16 TPI Reversible Leadscrew, chip tray and backsplash guard, threading dial indicator and both standard and metric graduation.

Requires Approval to Become Qualified for Operation

Contact Danny Miller, Joe Ngo, Robert Ristroph to get a walkthrough on the operation and safety for those tools. The owner is Riley Cassel and he is allowing us access to this tool. Jason Stewart has been maintaining it.


  • Swing over bed: 7″
  • Distance between centers: 12″
  • Bore Size of Included Chuck: 16mm
  • Spindle bore: 20mm
  • Spindle nose taper: MT #3
  • Tailstock taper: MT #2
  • Tailstock travel: 2-1/2″
  • Cross-slide travel: 2-3/4″
  • Maximum tool bit size: 5/16″
  • Speed range: Low Range: 0-1100 RPM, High Range: 0-2500 RPM
  • Range of threads: 12-52 TPI
  • Motor: 3/4 HP, 110V
  • Number of thread pitches: 18 inch & 10 metric
  • Net weight: 74 lbs.

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