WoodWrite, LTD

Model 363


See the short video below of the Model 363 in action

Specification for the Model 363


  • overall length = 29" (74 cm)
  • depth = 16" (41 cm)
  • weight = 33 lbs. (14 k)
  • tail stock includes a high speed live center with radial needle bearing and ball thruster, and easy-release knob
  • 16.5" (42 cm) between centers
  • 2" high-speed ball bearings rated at over 35,000 rpm
  • 5.5" (14 cm) swing over bed
  • 2.5" (6.3 cm) swing over saddle
  • saddle moves on two polished and ground tool steel rods
  • motorized saddle drive is variable speed, moving 1" at speeds variable from 6 seconds to 10.5 seconds

  • Stop switches located at head and tail stock turn drive motor off when cut is finished

  • slide includes 4 bronze, self-lubricating Oilite bushings
  • 1/4" jeweler's precision collet and collet closer nut on 3/4-16 drive spindle, for greater precision and accuracy in turning
  • 1/3hp A/C induction motor
  • two six-step pulleys and long-life belt (speed range 450 - 5700 rpm)
  • the lathe of anondized  6061-T6 aircraft grade aluminum extrusions with a bed of double 3/4" precision ground tool steel rods is assembled, aligned and mounted on a 3/4" wood base, pre-drilled for easy mounting to your work bench (screws provided)
  • the rear tool mount, with furnished carbide tipped cutting tool allows full access for sanding and polishing
  • exclusive dust collection manifold accepts standard 2-1/4" shop vac hose and follows the cutting tool for 99% efficiency
  • may be upgraded to 363 or 462

All Lathes currently out of productions