BAILEIGH Metal Lathe PL-1236E-DRO

BAILEIGH Metal Lathe PL-1236E-DRO


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Please note: many products ship straight from manufacturer BAILEIGH 12" x 36" Metal Lathe PL-1236E-DRO We added a DRO to our popular PL-1236E metal lathe, so you can adjust your settings more precisely. This model includes a quick-change tool post and a coolant system.

  • Recommended for small fabricators, schools, or garages.
  • 70 to 1,400 rpm variable speed.
  • Integrated digital readout (DRO) helps you get repeatable results.
  • Quick-change tool post makes tooling changes more efficient.
  • Gear system allows for taping, turning, and polishing.
  • All ways are ground and hardened to ensure long life.
  • Runs on 220-volt single-phase power.
  • Capable of standard and metric threading.
  • Quick-change tool post helps you save time.
  • 3-jaw and 4-jaw chucks can hold both square and rounded materials.
  • Steady rest and follow rest brace the shaft and prevent wobbling to ensure high accuracy.
  • Facing plate lets you shape materials that are large but not long. Bolt your metal to the plate to keep it square and symmetrical.
  • Coolant system consists of a reservoir and pump in the base plus a hose you can point as needed.
  • Foot brake helps keep your shop safe.
  • Halogen work light comes standard.
  • Covered by a 1-year parts warranty.
  • Replacement parts are in stock at our Wisconsin warehouse for fast shipping.
  • You can count on lifetime technical support by phone from our team of reps with first-hand metalworking experience.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

NOTE: Data is provided by the manufacturer.



ManufacturerBaileigh Industrial
Stock NumberBA9-1016617
Sleeve Travel4"
Spindle Bore1.50"
Spindle Bore TaperMorse #5
Sleeve TaperMorse #3
Sleeve Diameter1.250"
Range Of Inch Threads4 - 56 T.P.I.
Metric Thread Range0.4 – 7 mm
Spindle NoseD1-4"
Travel Of Cross Slide5.312"
Travel Of Top Slide3.250"
Width Of Bed7.125"
Spindle Speed9 (70 – 1400 rpm)
Swing In Gap17"
Swing Over Bed12"
Swing Over Cross Slide7.625"
Longitudinal Feed Range0.002" – 0.0548"/rev
Lead Screw Thread Pitch8 T.P.I.
Length Of Gap6"
Max. Tool Selection.625" x .625"
Cross Feed Range0.007" – 0.0187"/rev
Distance Between Centers36"
Power220V / 1-phase
Shipping Weight1,316 lbs.
Shipping Dimensions67" x 31" x 60"