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Sliding Lathe Guard - Machine Mount for Medium to Large Lathes

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!

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These sliding machine guards are constructed on a custom basis. Please specify the required length of coverage ("Guard Width"). The average lead time on custom sliding lathe guards is 7-10 business days. These lathe machine safety devices ship already 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.



  • The lathe guarding system protects operators from flying chips, coolant, and the rotating chuck.
  • Available with or without safety interlock switches (locking/non-locking)
  • Mounts to the existing threaded holes in the gearbox/ lid. You will just need to source longer bolts. Bolt-on installation!
  • Constructed from Anodized/powder-coated industrial aluminum extrusion
  • Custom-designed in CAD based on your lathe machine measurements. Contact us for a free quote/ consultation.
  • Choose from 18 - 48" wide guard.
  • 1/4" polycarbonate (Lexan) front and top panels - easily replaceable. 
  • The 8" Orange PVC strip curtain on the bottom provides additional chip containment while still allowing access to the compound handle.
  • 3/4" linear rails and double ball bearing guide blocks for ultra-smooth sliding motion and long-lasting durability.
  • Sliding lathe safety guard works well on larger machines when loading with an overhead hoist
  • LED Light Option Available.