Take the solution to the problem


Don’t get caught with condemned wheels

No more dismantling and shipping wheels.
Turn your own wheels while still on the locomotive.

Economical and easy to operate.
You supply two 30-ton jacks and a 250 amp 100% duty cycle AC/DC welder.
(minimum requirement)

A long list of established and satisfied customers

Increase flange life by as much as 75% by keeping wheels tapered

Lathe training and certification class

Safety Procedures

We offer affordable lathe rebuilds and upgrades for 5000 through 9000 series users

Complete Lathe Kit Includes:

Lathe, three lathe stabalizing poles , 2 Rail Clamps w/bolts, 2 Adjusting Jacks, 1 Toolholder, 1 Profile Gauge, 1 Finger Gauge, 1 Wheel Defect Gauge, 1 Adjustable Taper Gauge, 1 Tool Kit, and Instruction Sheet.

Lathe Product List

IMC Part # Description
T1000 Thoroughbred Lathe
T160 Top Compound
T150 Bottom Compound
T211 Upper Lead Screw Assembly w/Bronze Fitting
T210 Lower Lead Screw Assembly w/Bronze Fitting
8317 (2) Rail Clamps w/bolts
5318 Top Compound Clamps w/Bolt Kit
8319 (1) Adjustable Lathe Stabilizing Pole
5319 (3) Stabilizing Poles
T406 Lower Rail Assembly – (2) Rails, (4) Carriages
T416 Upper Rail Assembly – (2) Rails, (4) Carriages
8320 (2) Machine Jacks
8325 Upper Compound 1/2" Swivel Clamp w/bolts (3)
8321 (1) Gage – Wheel Contour / Flange
9627 Wheel Defect Gage (W627-1)
9601 Adjustable Taper gage (W601A)
9620 Finger Gage (W620)
8050 Toolholder Assembly (3 straps, toolholder, retainer)
8051 Toolholder w/Retainer
8040 Toolholder Only
8042 Toolholder – Dual End (Insert)
9051 Toolholder – Dual End w/Insert Retainers (2)
8043 Toolholder – Dual End (Insert/Flange)
9052 Toolholder – Dual End (Insert/Flange) w/Retainers (2)
8041 Insert Retainer w/Bolt
9111 Flange Retainer
8346 (3) Toolholder Clamps
5313 10" Hand Wheel
5323 (1) Handle 
9313 6" Hand Wheel
9323 (1) Small Handle
T125 (1) Bronze Fitting
8002BRNZ 6000 Series Shaft Assembly Upgrade Kit
5314 Upper Lead Screw Assembly (5000 Series)
5315 Lower Lead Screw Assembly (5000 Series)
   
VC27 ** Cutting Insert (Heavy Duty Grade)
VC27-T ** TiN Coated VC27 – higher heat and wear resistance than our VC27
VC27-N ** nACo Coated VC27 – 15% higher heat and wear resistance than our VC27-T
K40 ** Extra Heavy Duty Grade Cutting Insert
  ** Quantity discounts offered for above cutting inserts
   
9106 Flange Cutter
REBUILD 5000 – 9000 Series Lathe Rebuilds
CLASS Lathe Training Class