Portable, space saving – yet delivers the capacity and the rugged stability of larger lathes. The NOVA Comet II DR Midi Lathe is perfect for a wide range of woodworking projects. The NOVA Comet II DR Midi Lathe takes the best selling mini lathe and gives a massive upgrade. The user now has a digital display with dial in speed control for maximum convenience and control of the user experience.
Versatile Variable Speed Range
Powerful Electronic 3/4HP Variable Speed Motor offers an RPM range from 250-4,000 RPM. With a super low speed up to a super high speed, the NOVA Comet II DR Midi Lathe is the perfect choice for a variety of projects, from pens to bowls and spindles.
Digital Readout – Easy to Use Speed Adjustment Screen|
Quickly dial-in the correct speed for the job, material and conditions. you’re not limited to potentially dangerous fixed-speed step.
The easy to read screen displays the speed you’re turning at.
Forward and Reversing Switch
Offers additional flexibility and allows you to achieve a superior finish.
Flexible Capacity to Match Your Project
– 12” capacity over the bed
– 16.5” capacity between centers (extendable with the optional Bed Accessory Unit)
– Extension Accessory to extend the beds as long your project demands. (sku 47001 additional purchase)
3 Step Pulley System
Offers different speed ranges while providing maximum flexibility.
The middle step usually provides enough range for most woodturning applications.
The additional 2 steps provide more torque for more demanding applications.
Plus these Additional Features ( standard on all NOVA Lathes):
Quality materials – Solid Cast Iron throughout.
Strong 2MT spindles
NOVA smart accessories
Lathe accessories are common between the models
Long reach toolslides, designed to take advantage of the extra capacity the NOVA lathes offer
Quick Action Cam Controls – precisely adjust to your requirements, fast
Bowl turning capacity: 12″/300mm inboard.
Between centers: Standard 16.5″/419mm. Extendable to 42″/1066mm, using optional bed extension accessory.
HP: 3/4HP, 230v single phase, 60Hz, Variable Speed
Speed range: 250 – 4,000 RPM.
Spindle Thread: 1″ x 8TPI RH.
Tailstock: 2MT hollow, quill travel 1.6″/40.60mm.
1 Year Motor and Controller
2 Year Mechanical and parts
NOVA Comet Bed Extension
Extends length of lathe. Perfect for longer spindle projects.
NOVA Comet Stand
Rugged tubular steel and adjustable design. Provides a mobile and stable support for Comet II.
V-style legs allow for more room under the lathe for easy maneuvering. Mounts directly to your Comet II.
NOVA Comet Stand Extension (coming soon)