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Colchester Master 3250 Gap Bed Turning Lathe

Stock No
Year of Manufacture
New or Used
Used (Second Hand)
Work Envelope (WxDxH mm)
Ø700 x 1250
Other Info
Universal hand center turning lathe
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, UK
External Dimensions (WxDxH mm)
2500 x 1000 x 1600


One Used Colchester Master VS3250 Gap Bed Centre Lathe 

Colchester Centre Lathes are the worlds best known manual lathes - outstanding performers with over 100,000 installations globally.

Colchester maintains a heritage that spans a century of lathe making with household names to choose from - Student, Master, Triumph, Mascot, Mastiff and Magnum turning lathes.

Colchester's conventional lathes gives you exceptional ease of use and a huge choice of standard and optional equipment guarantees top of the range performance for the most complex and challenging jobs.

These exceptional conventional lathes produce outstanding results not least due to their infinitely variable speed feature and the standard DRO, which allows exactly the right speed for each job so tools perform better, cycle times are optimised and quality improves.

Colchester Master VS3250 specifications 

  • Swing over the Bed: 350mm Diameter 
  • Distance Between Centres: 1250mm 
  • 1800 mm bed length
  • Spindle Bore: 42mm Diameter 
  • Variable Speeds: 17 to 3250 rpm 
  • 3 & 4 Jaw Chucks 
  • Chuck Guard 
  • Collet Chuck 
  • Catch Plate 
  • 7.5kW drive motor
  • 3 Point Steady 
  • Quick Change Tool Post plus Holders 
  • newall DP7 2 Axis Digital readout
  • 3 jaw chuck 
  • 4 jaw chuck 
  • Running steadies
  • Tooling as viewed
  • Running centres 
  • Covered leadscrew
  • Flexible machine worklight 
  • Electric coolant pump, tank and fittings
  • Chuck guard
  • Machine toolkit
  • Thread dial indicator
  • Wheeled swarf bin



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Photographs taken prior refurbishment. Our refurbishment service is not available on all machines.