Copy lathe for the production of stair spindles, table & chair legs, and more.

The Centauro TC1200 Mechanical Copy Lathe is a turning lathe suitable for the production in small and medium batches of stair spindles, table and chair legs and furniture components in general. The double cantilever turning assembly works with 2 independent gouges in conjunction with the traveling steady rest. This system allows the perfect reproduction of even the smallest diameter pieces. The variable speed hydraulic saddle movement ensures the highest quality of finishing.

Why Centauro TC1200 Mechanical Copy Lathe?

  • Ideal for small and medium production
  • 1200 mm maximum distance between centers
  • Ability to perfectly reproduce even the smallest diameter pieces
  • Highest quality of finishing
  • Rapid workpiece centering device
  • Tool support rest for occasional hand turning finishes
  • Self-braking motor (for CE version only)
  • Drive centre with 2 interchangeable heads 28 and 45 mm Ø
  • Tailstock revolving centre 12 mm Ø
  • Traveling steady rest max. Ø 90 mm (square 65 x 65 mm) with reduction bush
  • 2 vertical gouges, radius 1,2 mm and 1 precutting tool
  • Workpieces centring device
  • Tool support rest for hand turning
  • 2 extraction ducts 100 mm dia.
  • Motor protection switch
  • Emergency push-button
  • Front sliding guard
  • Service tools
  • Abrasive stone for cutting edge dressing.


Akhurst Machinery Group, a distinguished leader in the North American machinery industry, is excited to announce a significant milestone in their longstanding strategic partnership with Marinus Machinebouw, as they are selected as the exclusive distributor of Marinus for North America.

Akhurst Machinery Group, a prominent player in the North American machinery industry, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Modular Building Automation (MBA), a Dutch company specializing in machinery for prefabricated homes, modular buildings, and offsite construction solutions. MBA, a joint venture of the renowned companies J.J. Smith in the UK and Ireland and H&M headquartered in the Netherlands, is involved in the design, manufacturing, distribution, and worldwide sales of MBA equipment.

Akhurst Machinery Group, a prominent player in the machinery industry, proudly announces a strategic partnership with Stromab SPA, an Italian manufacturer of innovative crosscutting solutions. This collaboration signifies a major commitment by both companies to bring cutting-edge technology and comprehensive solutions to the North American market. Akhurst Machinery Group, the parent company behind the well-known brands of Cantek and Leadermac USA, will leverage Stromab SPA’s expertise in crosscutting solutions to enhance its offerings in North America.