Hardinge Lathe Guard and Chip Shield


Made for small toolroom lathes such as the Hardinge® HLV

This safety guard comes with polycarbonate windows that are easy to open. LED work lights & safety glass shields are available as options.

In Stock!

Upgrade Your Product…

Upgrade this guard from polycarbonate to laminated safety glass. Glass has much better resistance to hot chips and coolants made with ketones or esters.

Add a collet closer shield

Lathe Collet Closer Guarding - Flip Open w/ Interlock Switch

This lathe collet closer replaces the stock Hardinge lathe collet closer shield with heavy-duty construction, a built-in safety interlock switch, and self-holding hinges.


Safety Guard for Hardinge® or Small Lathes

This safety guard was initially developed for installation on Hardinge® HLV toolroom lathes; it is also compatible with any small, high-precision machine such as Cyclematic lathes.  Our technicians have even installed it around specialized textile machinery because it’s compact and easy to use.

It is an excellent replacement for the OEM guards and can withstand heavy use.


Fully welded steel construction with built-in electrical safety interlock switch

  • Laminated safety glass and LED work lights are options.
  • The mounting position of this guard is fully adjustable.
  • The front swings up on damper hinges.

These shields meet or exceed OSHA, ANSI, and CSA standards for machine safety guarding.

Product Variations

Note: Use the selection boxes above to see specific information here.

Weight 156 lbs
Dimensions 48 × 33 × 42 in

Ferndale Safety


Ferndale Safety

Disclaimer: By purchasing Our Products, you agree not to use them for "hot work" (e.g., welding, soldering, cutting) due to fire risk. Misuse is forbidden, and following all safety guidelines is required. Non-compliance means you accept full responsibility for any resulting harm or damage. For your safety and the effectiveness of Our machine guarding, remain within the "Safe Work Zone" directly in front of the guarding. Standing to the side increases injury risk and breaches our usage policy. Adhering to this rule ensures your safety and the Products optimal performance. For detailed safety and operational guidelines, please see our Terms and Conditions. (click here)

You may also like…