SHARP Model 1118H Lathe: Precise, Versatile Machining

Sharp Toolroom Lathe

For precision machining applications that demand exceptional accuracy and versatility, the SHARP Model 1118H High Precision Toolroom Lathe stands as a reliable choice in the industry. Engineered with precision and performance in mind, this metalworking lathe offers unmatched precision, advanced features, and robust construction. In this blog, we will explore the features and benefits of the SHARP High Precision Toolroom Lathe Model 1118H, highlighting why it has become a go-to option for professionals seeking precise and efficient machining solutions.



Unparalleled Precision:

The SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe delivers exceptional precision, allowing machinists to achieve accurate and repeatable results. The lathe is designed with high-quality components and features a rigid construction to minimize vibration and ensure stability during machining operations. With its precision-ground bed, hardened and ground gears, and accurate spindle, the SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe provides the accuracy needed for intricate turning, threading, and facing operations.

Sharp 1118H Lathe

Advanced Features:

The SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe is equipped with advanced features that enhance its performance and versatility. It offers a variable-speed spindle drive, allowing machinists to adjust the spindle speed to match the specific requirements of the workpiece and cutting tools. The lathe also features a digital readout (DRO) system, enabling precise measurement and positioning for increased efficiency and accuracy. Additionally, the SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe includes a quick-change tool post, making tool changes faster and more convenient.

Versatility and Flexibility:

The SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe is designed for versatility, accommodating a wide range of machining applications. Its generous swing over bed and distance between centers provide ample capacity for various workpiece sizes. The lathe supports both inch and metric threading, allowing for flexibility in meeting different project specifications. With its removable gap bed, the SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe can handle longer workpieces, further expanding its versatility in toolroom and production environments.

User-Friendly Design:

SHARP understands the importance of user-friendly design in maximizing efficiency and productivity. The SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe features a user-friendly control panel that provides intuitive operation and control over various functions. The lathe also incorporates an easy-to-read, backlit DRO display, facilitating precise measurement and positioning. Additionally, the lathe's ergonomic design, including conveniently located hand wheels and controls, ensures operator comfort during long machining sessions.

Durability and Longevity:

Built to withstand demanding machining environments, the SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe exhibits exceptional durability and longevity. The lathe is constructed with high-quality materials and undergoes rigorous testing and quality control processes to ensure its reliability and performance. This durability translates into extended service life, reduced downtime, and enhanced productivity for toolroom operations.

Comprehensive Support:

Both A&M Industrial and SHARP provide comprehensive support to customers who choose the Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe. From pre-purchase assistance to post-purchase technical support and service, to assistance identifying compatible machine tool accessories and more, we stand behind this lathe and all the machinery we offer, before and after the sale. This includes valuable access to knowledgeable representatives who can provide guidance, training, and troubleshooting to help machinists maximize the lathe's capabilities and achieve optimal machining results.


The SHARP High Precision Toolroom Lathe Model 1118H offers precision, versatility, and durability, making it an essential machine for professionals in toolroom and production environments. With its exceptional precision, advanced features, user-friendly design, and comprehensive support, the Model 1118H enables machinists to achieve accurate and efficient machining results. Trust in the SHARP Model 1118H Toolroom Lathe to unleash the precision, versatility, and performance needed for successful machining operations.


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