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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!

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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.