Kemet 56 Lapping Machine

The Kemet 56 Lapping Machine is equipped with a 56 inch (1422mm) diameter serrated lap plate. The lap plate consists of 24 cast iron individual segments bolted to a support plate.

The lap plate drive system uses a separate motor and worm and wheel mechanical reduction gearbox with multi-belt drive, and is mounted in a floor standing base. The base is fabricated from welded hollow-section steel, clad with removable panels for maintenance

It has four high density cast iron serrated conditioning rings (530mm I.D.). It incorporates a digital process timer and a fully automatic Liquid Diamond Dispenser System.


  • Open face
  • Pneumatic lift
  • Variable speed
  • Water cooled lap plate