saddle-type turret lathe

saddle-type turret lathe

[′sad·əl ¦tīp ′tər·ət ‚lāth]
(mechanical engineering)
A turret lathe designed without a ram and with the turret mounted directly on a support (saddle) which slides on the bedways of the lathe.
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The saddle-type turret lathe has the turret mounted directly on a saddle which moves back and forth with the turret.