Jet GHB-1340A, 13" x 40" Geared Head Lathe

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JET geared head bench lathes feature an enclosed gearbox for smooth, quiet operation. Precision roller bearings support the hardened and ground spindle resulting in tight tolerances. Each JET Lathe comes loaded with features you’ve come to expect, all backed by the industry leading JET Two Year Warranty.


Max. swing over bed (in.) 13
Max. swing over cross slide (in.) 7-25/32
Swing Through Gap (in.) 18-3/4
Length of Gap (in.) 8
Distance between Centers (in.) 40
Hole Through Spindle (in.) 1-3/8
Spindle Mount D1-4
Spindle Taper MT-5
Number of Spindle Speeds 8
Range of Spindle Speeds (RPM) 70 - 2000
Number of Longitudinal and Cross Feeds (in.) 40
Range of Longitudinal Feeds (IPR) .0018 - .0374
Range of Cross Feeds (IPR) .0006 - .0130
Number of Inch Threads 38
Range of Inch Threads 3-1/2 - 80
Number of Metric Threads 23
Range of Metric Threads (mm) .45 - 10
Max. Tool Size 5/8" x 5/8"
Max. Compound Slide Travel (in.) 2-11/16
Max. Cross Slide Travel (in.) 6-5/16
Max. Carriage Travel (in.) 35
Tailstock Spindle Travel (in.) 3-3/4
Taper in Tailstock Spindle MT-3
Follow Rest Capacity 2-3/8
Steady Rest Capacity 2-3/4
Width of Bed (in.) 7-3/8
Motor 2HP, 230V, 1Ph
Prewired 230V
Net Weight (lbs) 1154
Overall Dimensions (LxWxH/Inch) 79 x 28-1/2 x 30


GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite Vue 2 Axis DRO & Collet Closer 321102
GHB-1340A with Taper Attachment 321119
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite Vue 2 Axis DRO 321103
GHB-1340A with Taper Attachment & Collet Closer 321129
GHB-1340A with Newall DP700 2 Axis DRO, Collet Closer & Taper Attachment 321104
GHB-1340A with Newall DP700 2 Axis DRO & Taper Attachment 321115
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite 200S 2 Axis DRO 321122
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite 200S 2 Axis DRO & Taper Attachment 321123
GHB-1340A with Collet Closer 321124
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite 200S 2 Axis DRO & Collet Closer 321125
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite 200S 2 Axis DRO, Taper Attachment & Collet Closer 321127
GHB-1340A with Newall DP700 2-Axis DRO 321131
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite VUE 2 Axis DRO, Collet Closer & Taper Attachment 321226
GHB-1340A with Newall DP700 2-Axis DRO & Collet Closer 321581
GHB-1340A with CBS-1340A Stand 321101AK
GHB-1340A with Acu-Rite VUE DRO & Stand 321103AK


  • One of the Most Popular JET Lathes Now Comes with an Enclosed Gear Box
  • Enclosed Gearbox Design Provides Smooth, Quiet Operation
  • Fast, Easy Speed Changes
  • Hardened and Ground Gears are Featured in the Headstock and Gearbox
  • D1-4 Spindle is Precision Ground for Accuracy and Supperted by High Quality Tapered Roller Bearings
  • Headstock is Constantly Oiled During Operation
  • Gear Box Gives Wide Inch Threading and Feed Capabilities with No Gear Changes
  • V-Way Bed is Induction Hardened and Ground
  • Gap Bed Section Provided for Large Diameter Work
  • Independent Leadscrew and Feed Rod
  • Spindle Actuation Control is Apron Mounted
  • Compound and Cross Slide Have Backlash Elimination
  • Adjustable Gibs are Incorporated in the Carriage and Slideways
  • Tailstock May Be Offset for Turning Tapers and Includes an Inch-Metric Graduated Quill
  • 6" 3-Jaw Direct Mount Chuck with Top Reversing Jaws
  • 8" 4-Jaw Chuck
  • 12" Face Plate
  • Four-Way Tool Post
  • Splash Guard
  • Centers and Headstock Center Sleeve
  • Threading Dial
  • Tool Box with Tools

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Mfr Part #:
Style (Type):
Bench - Geared Head
Spindle Bore (IN.):
Swing Over Bed (IN.):
Distance Between Centers (IN.):
Digital Readout:
Newall DP700
Digital Readout:
Acu-Rite 200S
Digital Readout:
Acu-Rite VUE