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55214 GALAXI DVR Woodturning Lathe

This NOVA wood turning lathe machine combines the best features of larger wood lathes – power, capacity, and capability with state of the art technology to ensure your turning is more efficient, safer, and more fun! The NOVA Galaxi DVR™ (DIGITAL VARIABLE RELUCTANCE) WOODTURNING LATHE (SKU 55214) is the most versatile lathe on the market. Able to handle a wide range of woodturning work from small pens to large 29″/750mm bowls and long spindle work (using optional Outrigger accessory, sold separately). With no pulleys or belts to vibrate or replace, our unique DVR™ (DIGITAL VARIABLE RELUCTANCE) direct drive motor is incredibly smooth . The DVR™ (DIGITAL VARIABLE RELUCTANCE) series from NOVA is powered by Striatech and is the only smart lathe series available on the market, and the ONLY lathe to feature intelligent ADAPTIVE CONTROL™ software that works for the wood turner to produce optimum woodturning conditions for your specific projects.

  • Bowl Turning Capacity
  • 16″/406.4mm Inboard
  • 29″/736mm Outboard (Using optional outrigger accessory)
  • Between Centers: Standard 44″/1117mm
  • Power Output: 1.75 HP (115V) / 2 HP (220 V) – NOTE: 220V/2 HP requires plug change
  • Speed Range: 100 – 5000 RPM continuous variable speed
  • Spindle Thread: 1 1/4″ 8TPI RH (USA, Canada, Australasia & UK)
  • M33 x 3.5 RH (Europe excluding the UK)
  • Tailstock: 2MT Hollow (Self-Ejecting)
  • 360° Swivel Head
  • Indexing: 24 Division


Portable, space saving – yet delivers the capacity and the rugged stability of larger lathes. The NOVA Comet II DR Midi Lathe is perfect for a wide range of woodworking projects. The NOVA Comet II DR Midi Lathe takes the best selling mini lathe and gives a massive upgrade. The user now has a digital display with dial in speed control for maximum convenience and control of the user experience.

  • Bowl turning capacity: 12″/300mm inboard.
  • Between centers: Standard 16.5″/419mm. Extendable to 42″/1066mm, using optional bed extension accessory.
  • HP: 3/4HP, 230v single phase, 60Hz, Variable Speed
  • Speed range: 250 – 4,000 RPM.
  • Spindle Thread: 1″ x 8TPI RH (US, Canada & Australasia) / M33 x 3.5 RH (Europe including the UK)
  • Tailstock: 2MT hollow, quill travel 1.6″/40.60mm.