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Taig Lathe

Not a lathe that I own or have ever owned, but there are some great reviews online and lots of homemade modifications and tools.

Max. turning dia. 4.5 in. (extendable to 6.5 in.)
Swing over cross slide 2.375 in.
Overall length of bed 15.5 in.
Overall length of lathe 16.5 in.
Tool bit size standard 1/4 in

Price: the basic lathe is around $300

See also: Tools.