Our original World Class bench lathe, the BL8922 is the best passenger and light truck machining lathe in the industry. Ideal for both passenger and truck machining, the BL8922 is easy to operate and eliminates confusion for less experienced technicians.

  • Positive rake, one pass, finishing capability
  • True machine shop construction; dovetail ways and adjustable gibbs
  • Tapered roller bearing spindle design for maximum longevity
  • 470 lb. casting mass eliminates transient vibrations
  • One HP externally mounted motor drives arbor only
  • Independent high performance AC servo motors handle feed requirements.

The Bosch model BL8922 bench lathe incorporates the legendary one-cut finish performance with the simplicity and durability required for all levels of technicians. With a fixed feed speed and fixed arbor speed the BL8922 produces superior surface finish, parallelism and flatness every time. Designed to handle virtually all passenger and light truck rotors, drums and flywheels the BL8922 will handle all your machining needs.

 

BL 8944 Multi-Speed Combination Brake Lathe

Add extreme versatility in both feed rates and arbor speeds to our world class Model BL8922 and you have the Model BL8944. Infinitely adjustable feed rates and multiple arbor speeds offer the most in versatility for the experienced lathe technician.

  • Infinitely adjustable rotor feed speed, .001” to .010”.
  • Three easily selectable arbor speeds, 100, 150, 200.
  • Positive rake, one pass, finishing capability.
  • True machine shop construction; dovetail ways and adjustable gibbs.
  • Tapered roller bearing spindle design for maximum longevity.
  • 470 lb. casting mass eliminates transient vibrations.
  • One HP externally mounted motor drives arbor only.
  • Independent high performance DC servo motors handle feed requirements.

The model BL8944 variable speed bench lathe incorporates the legendary one cut finish performance with the advanced capabilities that infinitely adjustable feed speeds and multiple arbor speeds offer the discerning technician. With three available arbor speeds, and infinitely adjustable rotor and drum feed speeds, you have complete control over the microfinish surface machined.

 

BL 8989 Heavy Duty Combination Brake Lathe

With slower arbor speeds and expanded cutting dimensions the BL8989 is designed for those shops performing passenger, light, medium AND heavy duty truck work. With a wide selection of truck adapters and arbors available the BL8989 can handle almost any machining job up to 600 lb. capacity.

  • Two spindle speeds designed for truck work, 52 & 105 RPM.
  • Full 10” drum resurfacing capability for complete truck coverage.
  • Positive rake, one pass, finishing capability.
  • True machine shop construction; dovetail ways and adjustable gibbs.
  • Tapered roller bearing spindle design for maximum longevity.
  • 500 lb. Casting mass eliminates transient vibrations.
  • One HP externally mounted motor drives arbor only.

The BL8989 truck lathe incorporates the legendary one cut finish performance with the capacity and speeds required to handle medium and heavy truck work. With two arbor speeds, slowing all the way down to 52 RPM the 8989 can safely and efficiently handle the largest truck work.