Skip to content
Welcome! All items that say In Stock will ship out today if ordered by 3PM ET.
Welcome! All items that say In Stock will ship out today if ordered by 3PM ET.

Sliding Lathe Guard - Floor Mount

Lead Time

7-10 business days. This item is built to order based on the size of your machine. Contact us for a quote today!

Request a Quote

These are constructed on a custom basis.  Please specify required length of coverage ("Guard Width"). Average lead time on custom sliding lathe guards is 7-10 business days.  These ship assembled on a pallet: LTL Freight. 


Please fill in the measurement form when ordering so that we can design your lathe guarding system in CAD.



  • Protects operators from flying chips, coolant, and the rotating chuck.
  • Available with or without safety interlock switches (locking/non-locking)
  • Free-standing design uses 40x80mm aluminum extrusion posts mounted behind the lathe.  Posts may be braced to the floor, the backsplash, or forward to the machine (not shown)
  • Constructed from Anodized/powder coated industrial aluminum extrusion
  • Can be built to cover point of operation, or entire lathe.  We can do double sliding lathe guards as pictured.
  • Custom lathe machine safety designed in CAD and built based on your lathe machine measurements.   Contact us for a free quote/ consultation.
  • Choose from 18 - 48" wide guard. 1 or 2 sliding guards.
  • 1/4" polycarbonate (lexan) front and top panels- Easily replaceable.
  • 3/4" linear rails and double ball bearing guide blocks for ultra-smooth sliding motion and long lasting durability.
  • Works well on larger machines when loading with overhead hoist
  • Extrusion framework provides an easy way of mounting a backsplash if your lathe doesn't already have one.
  • LED Light Option Available.