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Description of Lapidary Equipment

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lap
 

Lortone 20" Lap
#030-291

$875.00

20" Lap Pan only

$150.00

Lortone 20" Lap

This is a precision shaft-driven offset that produces a true orbital action of over 1300 cycles per minute. Get flat, smooth surfaces on geodes, bookends and slabs quickly and quietly, without the bounce and splash of ordinary vibrating laps. 

The innovative elastomer support system eliminates all of the old fashioned lap parts - no more springs, balls or cables! The heavy gauge welded steel frame provides great stability and won't walk around on the floor or bench. 

Includes cast aluminum grind and polish pans. Comes with heavy duty bearings & easy to level adjustable feet.

Shipping weight 106 lbs.

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trim saw
 

Lortone TS8-C Stainless Steel Trim Saw
#051-092

$600.00

TS8-C Stainless Steel Trim Saw

This is a heavy duty 8" trim saw for hobbyists and serious rock hounds. You can cut large slabs easily with the 10.5" x 15" work surface and centered blade. This saw comes complete with 8" diamond blade with 5/8" arbor hole, vise, plastic hood, and 1/3 hp motor with on/off switch. Also includes sealed ball bearing arbor, arbor pulley, 3/4" stainless steel shaft, belt and blade guard.  

Requires 2 quarts of cutting oil.

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trim saw

Lortone TS10-C
Trim Saw

#059-093

$710.00

TS10-C Stainless Steel Trim Saw

This is a perfect choice if you hate rust!  This heavy-duty trim saw features a stainless steel design. The worktable has a 14-1/4" x 16-5/8" work surface and centered blade. Includes a sealed ball bearing arbor, arbor pulley, 3/4" stainless steel shaft, 1/3 hp motor, base, belt, blade guard, hood, vise and equipped with a 10" diamond blade with 5/8" arbor hole.

 Requires 2 quarts of cutting oil.

Shipping weight 74 lbs and comes in two boxes.

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combination machine

Lortone
LU6X-130
Combination Machine

#061-092

$695.00

Combination Machine
LU6X-130

This versatile unit combines the best features of a trim saw and an arbor in one easy to use machine.   It is great for those getting started in the hobby or for those who don't have room for multiple machines.  It now has a stainless steel trim table and stainless steel arbor shaft.

Includes:

6" diamond blade with 1/2" arbor hole
6" x 1" 100 Grit grinding wheel
Sanding drum
Spin-on polish disc w/felt pad
Sanding belts (220, 400 & 600)
1/3 hp motor
plastic hood
Trim vise
Starter kit with templates, scribes, polish, dop wax and dop sticks

1 year factory warranty.

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Slab Saws
The Lortone slab saws below are meticulously designed and constructed for long life and ease of operation.
They are Designed for Use with Cutting Oil as a coolant to deliver the best in cutting speed and blade life.

It should be Noted that Using water or water soluble oils in these slab saws will result in unsatisfactory performance in most cases. Oil not only provides coolant for the blade but also lubricates the feed mechanism. Use water at your own risk!

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Lortone
LS12-C Rock
Slab Saw

$1340.00

LS12C Rock Saw

This quiet, fully enclosed, professional quality 12" saw is a real workhorse. It features a fixed
rate power feed of 8 inches per hour and a large capacity vise can hold up to 5" x 6 1/2" rough. The cross feed allows several cuts without repositioning.

The full hinged hood keeps oil mist contained and comes with a tempered safety glass window for easy viewing. The coolant pan detaches for easy cleaning. Equipped with a 12" diamond blade with 5/8" arbor hole and 1/3 hp motor with overload protection.

Use with Oil only!

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slab saw

Lortone
LSS14-P Rock
Slab Saw

$1660.00

LSS-14P Panther Rock Saw

This 14" high-performance slab saw cuts the hardest agate at twice the speed of standard saws. It's quiet clean, bench top design increases cutting capacity without taking up too much extra space.

Includes precision, true-machined flange for minimal blade run out and the ultimate in secure blade mounting.

Built with a fast fixed power feed to deliver cuts at 15 inches per hour. Double sealed high performance bearings, a rugged 5" x 6 1/2" capacity vise, threaded cross feed are all standard. Equipped with a 14" diamond blade with 5/8" arbor hole, 1/2 hp overload protected motor and blade sharpener. 

Requires 2 1/2 gallons of Cutting Oil.

Shipping weight 170 lbs and comes in two boxes.

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slab saw

Lortone
LS18 Rock
Slab Saw

$3125.00

LS18 Rock Saw

This is a rugged, accurate, economical 18" slab saw proven by years of trouble free performance in commercial operations as well as for the hobbyist.

It's front loading free-standing design allow it to go next to a work bench while the hinged hood makes loading and setup simple. The safety glass side window allows convenient monitoring of the cut.

The frame, drive guard, and tank are constructed of heavy gauge welded steel for years of trouble-free performance. Slabs material up to 7" x 7" cleanly and easily. The feed rate is adjustable from 9 1/2" to 19 1/4" per hour by easily changing pulley ratios.

Standard features include:  Shutoff switch, threaded cross feed, 3/4" arbor and 2" drain. Large cast aluminum vise opens to 7" and rolls smoothly on steel carriage ways.  Shipped complete, assembled and ready to use with a high performance 18" x .125" x 3/4" blade and 1/2 hp heavy duty overload protected motor.

Requires 3 gallons of Cutting Oil.

Shipping weight is 225 lbs.

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Ordering information and instructions

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The Rock Shed
515 1st Street
Keystone, SD  57751

Hours: Monday - Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 1:00 to 6:00 PM
 Toll Free Order Line:  1-866-354-0894
 Information:  605-666-4813
email:  info@therockshed.com

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