Jet JWL-1642EVS 16" x 42" Lathe, 1.5HP 3PH 115V Zoom

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Jet JWL-1642EVS 16" x 42" Lathe, 1.5HP 3PH 115V

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Overview

The JET JWL-1642EVS 16" x 42" EVS PRO Wood Lathe is a one-of-a-kind machine for the true wood turner. With a 1.5-hp motor and electronic inverter, you can operate the machine at any speed from 50 to 3,200 RPM. Cam-lock mechanisms allow adjustments of headstock, tailstock and tool rest base without having to use any tools at all.

  • Digital readout allows operator to dial in the desired speed for best results
  • Heavy-duty cast-iron lathe bed adds stability while limiting vibration during operation
  • Electronic inverter lets you operate the machine at any speed from 50 to 3,200 RPM
  • Indexing mechanism allows for fast, efficient, fluting and veining operations
  • Sliding headstock may be positioned anywhere along the bed ways for maximum flexibility and user comfort
  • High/low speed change lever quickly changes belt positions
  • Spindle has positive locking indexing in 10 degree increments for fast, efficient fluting and veining operations
  • Built-in spindle locks let you remove or replace faceplates and chucks with ease
  • Live center has a removable pin for boring through stock
  • Cam-lock mechanisms allow adjustments of headstock, tailstock and tool rest base without having to use tools
  • Hollow tailstock allows you to perform long hole boring for lamps and other vessels


The JET 1642 Wood Lathes strike a perfect balance of versatility, cutting edge technology and performance. The 1642 Lathes have been designed and built to bring the accuracy, capability, durability and value you want in woodworking machinery. Find out all about these Lathes in their informative ProTalk Document (PDF).

Important Notes

  • There is an additional $95.00 shipping charge for this item.
  • Ships directly from the manufacturer.
  • Must be shipped within 48 Contiguous United States.
  • Estimated Delivery time: 15 business days.
  • The carrier will need to know if delivery is to a residential address (we'll ask you about that during checkout). There is no charge for this.
  • The delivery truck will need a lift gate if loading dock is not available. There is no charge for this.
  • 15% restocking fee on all returned merchandise.
  • Please call customer service before returning product.

Technical Details

  • Model Number: JWL-1642EVS
  • Height: 28"
  • Width: 29"
  • Length: 59"
  • Net Weight: 410 lbs
  • Swing Over Bed: 16"
  • Swing Over Tool Rest Base: 12"
  • Distance Between Centers: 42"
  • Headstock Taper: MT-2
  • Spindle Nose: 1-1/4" x 8 TPI
  • Hole Through Tailstock: 3/8"
  • Ram Travel: 4"
  • Centerline of Spindle to Floor: 44-1/2"
  • Headstock Movement: Slide
  • Indexing Positions: 36
  • Chuck Type: Cast Iron
  • Bed Construction: Cast Iron
  • Spindle Speeds: Infinite
  • Motor Voltage: 115 V
  • Prewired Voltage: 115 V
  • Motor Current: 4.6 A
  • Motor Phase: 3 Ph
  • Brand: Jet
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 708359
  • HP: 1-1/2 HP
  • Speed Range: 50 - 3200 RPM

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What People are Saying:

I have been using Rockler for years, your products are always the best that can be purchased and your prices are very reasonable. Ann you have always done your best to make me feel as though I was your very best customer. Thank you for great service."

- Daniel F.
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