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Ranger RL8500 Brake Lathe

Model: RL8500

Truck carriers charge extra to deliver to locations that have no forklift on site, and also for any location not on commercially zoned property. This includes businesses run from your home property, and next door to it. These are not Redline’s fees and sadly they are unavoidable. All truck carriers charge them.

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The Ranger RL8500 Brake Lathe is now for sale! Capable of faster, more accurate and easier rotor and flywheel/drum and flywheel resurfacing, this brake lathe features dual servo motors, a heavy-duty bench with large tool storage backboards, dual LED work lamps, and transmission free devices to reduce service and repair costs. Order yours today!

• Serpentine belts
• Top storage tray
• Variety of adapters
• Positive rake cutter tip
• Independent cross-feed motor
• Easy to learn ergonomic controls
• Massive tapered spindle bearings
• Precision electric DC servo motors
• Easily change arbor speeds in seconds
• Quick-Change hubless adapter system
• 450-lb. cast iron body & solid work bench
• Separate motors on the drum & rotor feed
• *Capable of truing even the heaviest drum rotors
• Infinitely variable spindle & cross feed speed settings
• *Extended capacity spindle for brake drums 10” deep
• Quick-Change Adapter-Plus system with built-in springs
• "Splash-lube" oil-feed system supplies constant oil flow
• *Rear bushing location provides extra support for arbor   

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• Spindle travel: 6-7/8"
• Max rotor diameter: 17"
• Max rotor thickness: 2-1/2"
• Brake drum diameter: 6"–28"
• Spindle speed: 150 rpm–200 rpm
• Max load with standard 1" arbor: 150 lbs.
• Max load w/ optional 1-7/8" truck arbor: 250 lbs.
• Motor: 115–230 VAC / 50–60 Hz / 1 Ph / 20 amp


• Download the pdf manual HERE




• Shipping dims: 62" x 49" x 36"
• Free shipping to a business with forklift
• Can be picked up at local terminal for extra
• Residential delivery with lift gate costs extra
• Shipping weight with bench & tools*: 685 lbs.
• Shipping weight with bench & *RL8500XLT: 720 lbs.
• Extremely rural ship areas incur 5% surcharge



Ranger RL8500 Brake Lathe

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