The manual also has a craftsman complete set of exploded view diagrams of all the parts with parts number and descriptions for this General Model 260 12 Variable Speed Wood Lathe.
It dictates the maximum dimension of material that it can work with.
Even at the highest speed of 1600 SPM, the solid cast iron table dampens most of the vibrations.
The depth of cut is not the best we have seen at only 2-inch, but it is ample for scrolling with almost any material you can buy commercially.
This makes it very versatile right there and allows you to make a wide variety of complex designs that are extremely accurate.