Praktikant GSD

One of the best selling and most popular precision engine lathes

impresses through:

  • Sophisticated technology
  • Extreme accuracy
  • Durability
  • Field-proven ergonomics
  • Extremely small footprint
  • and an extensive range of accessories.

Successfully used for decades in one-off and small-batch production, craft workshops and industry, apprenticeships and vocational training, in tool making and jig manufacture.

  • Distance between centres 650 mm
  • Centre height 160 mm
  • Automatic handwheel release
  • Lead screw and feed rod cover
  • Brake for main spindle
  • Toolmakers accuracy in accordance with DIN 8605
  • Pole-changing brake motor
  • Headstock gearbox
  • 16 fixed speeds
  • Digital readout (option)
  • LED machine lights
Working Range 
Centre height160 mm
Swing over bed320 mm
Swing over cross slide190 mm
Distance between centres650 mm
Spindle nose acc. to DIN 55027 (DIN ISO 702-3)size 5
Spindle bore43 mm
Spindle diameter in front bearing70 mm
Drive power 60% / 100% duty cycle2,6 / 3,1 kW
Speed range48 – 2,500 rpm
Number of speeds16
Number of feeds24
Longitudinal0,02 – 0,63 mm/turn
Transverse0,006 – 0,2 mm/turn
Metric threads0,25 – 8* mm
Quill diameter40 mm
Quill travel85 mm
Quill taper according to DIN 228MK 3
Acceptance AccuracyDIN 8605

* inch threads and metric threads (0.45; 0.75; 4.5 and 5.5) are only feasible using additional change gears

The Heidenhain ND 7013 Position Display Unit

  • 3-axis display for bed, cross and top slides
  • Tool memory for 16 tools Tool memory with a datum for each axis
  • Sum key for Z und Zo
  • Switchable between inch and metric
  • X cross travel as radius or diameter display
  • Resolution up to 1 µ
  • Taper calculator
  • Tool systems
  • Three and four jaw chucks
  • Face plates
  • Collet devices
  • Hollow spindle stops
  • Follower rests
  • Fixed steady rests
  • Coolant equipment
  • Moving chip and splash guards
  • Digital readouts