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Hinged Lathe Safety 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!

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These are constructed on a custom basis.  Please specify required length of coverage ("Guard Width"). Average lead time on custom hinged 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 machine guarding system in CAD.



  • Protects operators from flying chips, coolant, and the rotating chuck.
  • Works well with small to medium-sized lathe machines.  If you load parts with an overhead hoist, see our sliding guards.
  • Available with interlock/safety switch
  • Lathe chip guard constructed from 40mm industrial aluminum extrusion. Posts are 40x80mm extrusion
  • The aluminum extrusion construction allows adjustment up/ down, and inward/outward upon installation. 
  • Polycarbonate Lexan front and top panel. 1/4" thick. Replaceable.  We save every customer's Lexan sizes for easy future ordering of replacement panels.
  • Polycarbonate Lexan panel included on the left side of guard to enclose chuck area. 1/4" thick.
  • This lathe chip shield has an 8" Orange PVC strip curtain on the bottom (not shown) that provides additional chip containment that still allows access to the compound handle.
  • Mounts to the floor behind the lathe supported to backsplash or machine. Concrete anchors are supplied.
  • Dual gas struts assist the opening and keep the guard open during setup
  • The handle comes installed on the front bar in the center of the guard.
  • Can be made up to 30" wide. Common sizes: 18", 24", 30,  (24" pictured)
  • LED Light Option Available.