Kemet 72 Lapping Machine

The Kemet 72 Lapping Machine is equipped with a 72 inch (1829mm) diameter serrated lap plate. The lap plate consists of 16 cast iron individual segments bolted to a support plate.

The lapping machine uses a cruciform shaped structural base. The mechanical reduction gearbox is mounted at the centre of the base, with drive motor to one side. Drive is transmitted via multiple vee belts, and the moving parts of the system are enclosed within a mesh guard

It has four cast iron serrated conditioning rings (692mm 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