Available with or without a safety interlock switch. Select when ordering. Please note: safety switches are rated to only 3 amps and require some form of motor control to adapt to your 3 phase machine.
Protects operators from flying chips,coolant, and the rotating chuck.
Guard hinges upwards, well out of the way for set-up.
Gas strut raises guard and keeps in open position for set-up
Guard is 12" wide.
Included side lexan encloses the area around chuck / spindle, preventing reach in. Designed to fit an HLV headstock. Trim to fit.
Constructed from industrial aluminum extrusion and 1/4" lexan
Powder coated PPG's "OSHA Safety Orange"
Mounts by drilling/ bolting to the coolant tray. The design is engineered to clear the various locations of objects such as coolant pump and power wires. The posts may be positioned anywhere to clear these.
Will fit Hardinge HLV/HLV-H, HC chucker, DSM-59, DV-59, TL, TFB-H, and import copies such as Cyclematic & Sharp
Note how the mounting can be reversed- see Photos 4 & 5. Lathe guard shown on a Clausing Colechester 15 x 48 lathe. Hardinge Dovetail machines need to be installed like this to clear the motor behind headstock.