Axminster Craft AC305WL Woodturning Lathe & SK100 Chuck Package

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  • Axminster Craft AC305WL Woodturning Lathe
  • FREE 3-hour woodturning session in-store with any Craft lathe
  • Cast iron bed, headstock and tailstock provide rigidity, strength and years of service
  • Hollow tailstock with a 9mm bore for long hole boring
  • Quick release levers for easy positioning of tool rest and tailstock
  • Powerful 550W DC motor, quiet and smooth operation
  • Variable speed with spindle speeds from 500 to 4,080rpm
  • Tailstock barrel has 50mm of movement
  • Axminster Clubman SK100 Chuck
  • Direct threaded chuck body ensures concentricity
  • Stainless steel for maximum corrosion resistance
  • 100mm chuck features our Safety Jaw accessory mounting jaws
  • Set includes dovetail jaws (C), matching faceplate ring and screw chuck
  • Packed into a strong plastic storage box
  • Made exclusively by Axminster in Axminster
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Save £94.98

Half Price SK100 T04M Chuck - Save over £94 when sold separately!

NOW £444.96

Normally £539.94

(£370.80 Ex. VAT)

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Frequently Bought Together

  • Axminster Craft AC305WL Woodturning Lathe & SK100 Chuck Package
  • Axminster Tools & Machinery Catalogue 2019/20
  • Axminster FM952 Safety Visor
  • Axminster Craft Woodturning Tool Set
Total: £556.87

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Craft Classification & 3 Year Guarantee

If you are looking to get into woodturning this may just be the package for you. We’re offering the Axminster Craft AC305WL Woodturning Lathe complete with an Axminster Clubman SK100 Woodturning Chuck at an unmissable price. But, that’s not all. On purchase of this package, you will receive a free 3-hour woodturning session or a 25% discount on a Skill Centre woodturning course. See banner below for more details.

Axminster Craft AC305WL Woodturning Lathe
This lathe offers great potential capacities and motor power plus the convenience of variable spindle speed with electronic control. Made almost entirely in cast iron, the bed of this lathe has a finely ground top surface ensuring stability and minimal vibration during operation. The thick walled cast iron headstock and tailstock provide rigidity, coupled with strength and years of trouble-free turning pleasure. The tailstock has a 9mm bore allowing the use of a standard long-hole boring auger and features automatic ejection of centres. Quick release levers allow for easy and accurate positioning of tool rest and tailstock.

Power comes from a 550W DC motor with electronic speed control providing full torque across the speed range. The spindle speed range is from 500 to 4,080rpm, with a choice of 2 belt ratios. The spindle nose has the very common 1" x 8tpi thread and a 2MT internal taper, so a large range of accessories is available.

Solid rubber feet help to eliminate movement whilst in operation. The tailstock barrel has 50mm of movement and includes a 2MT bore.

Supplied with Axminster drive and live centres, 150mm tool rest and 75mm faceplate.

Axminster Clubman SK100 Chuck
Possibly the most useful accessory, this chuck kit is the perfect companion to an Axminster woodturning lathe. Made in Axminster using CNC production techniques, the Clubman Chuck is as accurate and reliable as possible. The 100mm stainless steel chuck body including the thread is a single piece, maximising concentricity and minimising vibration during use. The chuck features our Safety Jaw accessory mounting jaws includes a chuck key. Packed into a strong plastic storage box, this chuck set includes a set of easy-to-use dovetail jaws (size C), into which you can also mount the matching faceplate ring or the screw chuck. The set gives you plenty of scope from mounting blanks for initial turning to completion.



Distance Between Centres 457 mm
Headstock Taper 2 MT
Max Diameter over Bed 305 mm
Model AC305WL
Nett Weight 40 kg
Overall L x W x H 820 mm x 280 mm x 440 mm
Power 550 W
Rating Craft
Spindle Thread T04M 1" x 8 tpi
Tailstock Taper 2 MT
Voltage 230 V
Lathe Speed 500 - 2,040 / 1,000 - 4,080 rpm (var)
Tool Post Diameter 16 mm (5/8")

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