Way Covers Wipers and Repair, Machine and Chuck Guards
Way Covers Wipers and Repair, Machine and Chuck Guards
Way Covers Wipers and Repair, Machine and Chuck GuardsWay Covers Wipers and Repair, Machine and Chuck GuardsWay Covers Wipers and Repair, Machine and Chuck Guards

Lathe Guarding

We have a large selection of lathe safety guards to choose from. We offer lathe chuck guards, lathe lead screw covers and various other important safety products for turning machines. Most of the items below come equipped with a category 1 or category 3 safety interlock switch which stop or disable starting the machine if the guard is in the open position.

Lead Screw Cover

Product Code Description Sample Image
AR Repar2 model AR lathe lead screw cover blinds
This safety guard installs on both sides of the carriage and covers the lead and feed screw completely. Sold in sets of two covers. Available for large lathes as well.

Lathe safety guarding
AR COIL Metal spring lead screw covers
Designed to be installed on very small lathes such as the Hardinge or Cyclematic lathe.

Coil spring safety guard for lathe lead screw

Chip and Coolant Shields / Carriage Safety Guards

Product Code Description Sample Image
TC Interlocked rear or front mount chip shield
This safety guard moves with carriage in one or two axis and protects operator against coolant and chips.

TC chip and carriage guard

Chuck Guards

Product Code Description Sample Image
TF Lathe chuck shield – Our most popular model!
Electrically interlocked chuck guard with polycarbonate screen and heavy duty metal frame.
Lathe safety guarding - chuck guard
TFM Super heavy duty lathe chuck shield
Same design concept as our TF model above, however with an all-steel shield for an extra heavy duty construction. Electrically interlocked for extra safety.
TFM
POL Super heavy duty lathe chuck shield with see through windows
Same design concept as the TFM above. Metal steel sheet frame with large Polycarbonate screen windows. Electrically interlocked for extra safety.
POL
VT Super heavy duty lathe chuck shield with see through windows
Same guard and shield as model POL; However, with laminated safety glass windows instead of polycarbonate. Electrically interlocked for extra safety.
POL
IE Interlocked heavy duty lathe chuck shield
Large, see through windows offer an exceptional visibility on this sturdy, steel frame contruction safety guard. Electrically interlocked for extra safety.
IE
MINOR Industrial quality lathe chuck guard
Guard is mounted on two industrial linear motion bearings and slides vertically out of the way. Offers maximum visibility, maximum strength and maximum protection.
Minor ST
ST Major Industrial quality lathe chuck guard
For large lathes/chucks
Guard is mounted on two industrial linear motion bearings and slides vertically out of the way. Available in standard sizes as well as custom made sizes. Smooth operation and great visibility. Contact us for more information on custom options for this guard.

ST Major
CUSTOM SAFEGUARDS FOR LARGE LATHES Custom made safety guarding solutions
For large lathes/chucks
Custom made safety guard designed to fit your lathe by Repar2. Please contact us for more information or to request a quote.
Our safety guards are all come with electrical safety interlock switch or solenoid activated latch. Ferndale is also able to custom design electrical panels to retrofit old machines.

Custom
TP Safety guards for lathes with medium-sized chucks or tables. Steel frame with double hinges for tilting, complete with microswitch. See catalog for sizes. Guard is electrically interlocked with a safety switch.
TP
AM Protection screen for lathes, sliding on ball guides, made of steelsheets, with safety microswitch. Sizes on request. Guard is electrically interlocked with a safety switch.
AM
PT Safeguard for lathe with vertical arm lifting, adjustable in height and length, with gas spring and safety microswitch. Guard is electrically interlocked with a safety switch.
PT
LA Side protection screen for chucks, made of steel-sheets, with safety microswitch. Single and double. Sizes on request.
LA

Protection for Rear Side of Lathes

Product Code Description Sample Image
POST Fixed safety guard for lathes to be fitted at the rear of the machine. Steel frame with polycarbonate screen. Protection of operator against chips and coolant. Suitable to any kind of turning machine. Sizes on request .
POST
AB Rear safeguard for lathes, with steel frame and shockproof transparent grate to protect against chips and coolant. Adaptable for any kind of lathe. Provided with wheels. Dimensions on request.
AB
SD Sliding safeguard, made of tubes and Polycarbonate, mounted on rear protection, frame provided with microswitch on Chuck Guard. Sizes on request.
SD

Other lathe safety products

Product Code Description Sample Image
LE Double safety levers under headstock and carriage – Article Code :LE/2, Single are also available – Article Code: LE
Double Lever
OM Transparent screen to ensure good protection against chips and splinters. Can be position easily near to any machine tool. Standard modules available. On request, different sizes can be made.
OM
CSA (Safety Key) Safety key for chucks, with automatic ejection. Metric and SAE available.
CSA
PED Electric safety device for machine stop, model PED
PED
FI (Swarf Hook) Chip hook with hand guard.
FI