Lathes come in all shapes, sizes, and functionalities. A lathe is a rotational machine tool that can be used for cutting, sanding, drilling, and many other workplace purposes. Used primarily for metalworking and woodworking, a metal lathe and wood lathe shapes and sculpts rotating work material with a tool bit. We have many types of lathes from all the top manufacturers, such as Dayton, Jet, and Sharp. Zoro also has a great selection of milling and drilling accessories, tool holders and replacement cases, metal forming machines, and rotary tools and accessories.