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6" Lapidary Cabbing Grinder

6inch Lapidary Cabbing machine

Our 6" Lapidary Cabochon Cabbing Grinder, a high-quality machines designed for use in the glass, ceramic, crystal, and superhard material industries. This cabbing machines boasts a 5/8" stainless steel shaft with ball bearings, 7pcs aluminum spacers and flanges, and a locknut for secure operation. The thermal protected ball bearing motor is 3/4HP and provides reliable power for all your grinding and polishing needs. The hood is made of durable 304 stainless steel for long-lasting use.One of the standout features of this cabbing machine is the adjustable drip water system with 8 shut off valves for each wheel. This system ensures that your wheels stay cool and lubricated during use, resulting in smoother, more efficient grinding and polishing. The shaft is tapped for a ¼-20 spin-on polish head on the right end and a 1/2" aluminum lap or diamond facet laps on the left end, providing versatility for a range of applications. The machines accepts silicon carbide or diamond wheels or rubber expandable drums, making it suitable for a variety of materials.Compared to other Lapidary cabbing machines on the market, such as the Cab King Lapidary, EZ Cab machines , Lortone cabbing Machine, and Diamond Pacific Cabbing machines , our 8" Lapidary Cabochon cabbing Grinder offers several advantages. Firstly, our machines features a larger work space, allowing for more efficient processing of larger pieces. Additionally, the 3/4HP motor provides more power than some comparable models, while the adjustable drip water system ensures consistent cooling and lubrication. Finally, our machines is competitively priced and offers exceptional value for the quality and features it provides.In summary, our *8 Lapidary Cabochon cabbing Grinder is a versatile and reliable machines that is ideal for use in a range of industries. With its sturdy construction, powerful motor, and adjustable drip water system, it is a top choice for professionals and hobbyists alike.


  1. Motor Power: The Grinder's motor power is crucial for its performance. Higher power motors generally offer better grinding capabilities, enabling efficient shaping and polishing of gemstones.

  2. Grinding wheels : The quality and type of grinding wheels significantly impact the machines 's performance. Different wheels (diamond, silicon carbide, etc.) cater to varying stages of Lapidary work, from cutting to fine polishing.

  3. Speed Control: Variable speed control allows users to adjust the Grinder's RPM. This control is essential for achieving precision and adaptability when working on different stones.

  4. Coolant System: An effective cooling system, such as a water reservoir, ensures that the Grinder runs smoothly without overheating. Proper cooling also helps manage dust and debris.

  5. Stability and Precision: The stability of the machines and its precision in holding the stones while grinding impact the quality of the final cabochon. machines with precise adjustments and stable platforms provide better results.

  6. Ease of Use: User-friendly features such as accessible controls, easy wheel changes, and ergonomic designs enhance the Grinder's performance by making the Lapidary process more efficient and comfortable.

  7. Durability and Maintenance: Long-term performance is influenced by the grinder's build quality, durability, and ease of maintenance. Sturdy construction and easily replaceable parts are vital for consistent performance.

  8. Versatility: The Grinder's ability to handle various stone types, sizes, and hardness levels contributes to its overall performance. Versatile machines can cater to a broader range of Lapidary tasks.

A 6-inch Lapidary cabbing Grinder, when equipped with the right wheels , speed control, and stability features, should efficiently grind and polish stones, providing precise shaping and high-quality finishes for cabochons.


The 6-inch Lapidary cabbing Grinder comes with several features and components that make it suitable for Lapidary work.

  1. Durable Motor: It is equipped with a direct drive 3/4HP motor capable of running at 1500 and 1800 RPM. This motor provides reliable power for grinding and polishing tasks.

  2. Voltage Options: The Grinder offers voltage options of 220/240/110V, providing flexibility for various power sources.

  3. Cooling System: The independently controlled drip water cooling system helps keep the grinding and polishing wheels and the material being worked on cool during operation.

  4. Stainless steel Hood: The Grinder features a stainless steel, removable hood that helps contain debris and water splash, making it durable and easy to clean.

  5. Drip Pans: The Grinder includes rust-free drip pans that can be set up for forward or rear drainage, helping to keep your workspace clean.

  6. Water Pump: It comes with a separate, mute submersible water pump to supply water for cooling and lubrication.

  7. Water Drainage System: An efficient water drainage system is designed to eliminate the need for constantly draining drip pans, enhancing convenience during use.

  8. Splash Guards: Two hood splash guards and four wheel splash guards are included to protect the user from debris and water spray.

  9. Accessories: The Grinder comes with various accessories, including plastic stone boxes, a waterproof pinafore, a hand rest, a water pipe, and an LED lamp to facilitate your lapidary work.

  10. Shaft and Bearings: It features 5/8" shafts and ball bearings with a 1" alloy aluminum shaft sleeve. The versatile shaft can accept a variety of 5/8" arbor wheels.

  11. Diamond Grinding Wheels: The Grinder includes a set of 6"x1.5" diamond soft grinding wheels in different grits (280, 600, 1200, 3000), an 6"x1.5" diamond hard grinding wheel (80, 220), and an 6"x1/2" 360-grit diamond standard faceting lap. These diamond wheels and laps are essential for grinding and polishing gemstones.

  12. Prepolishing Pad: A 14000-grit diamond prepolishing pad is included for achieving a high-quality surface finish on your gemstones.

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Q: What material other than stone can I grind and polish with the Cabbing machine?

What material other than stone can I grind and polish with the CabKing machine? Along with rocks and stones, you can also successfully polish glass, metal, ceramic, petrified wood, composite material and even some plastics with the CabKing.
Q: What is a 6-inch cabbing machine?
A: A 6-inch cabbing machine is a specialized lapidary equipment used for shaping and polishing gemstones. It consists of a horizontally spinning lap wheel with a diameter of 6 inches, where gemstone roughs are placed and shaped into cabochons.
Q: How does a 6-inch cabbing machine work?
A: The 6-inch cabbing machine works by attaching abrasive wheels or discs to the spinning lap wheel. As the machine rotates, gemstone roughs are pressed against the abrasive surface, gradually shaping and polishing them into smooth cabochons.
Q: What stones work best with the CabKing?
Grinding and Polishing Stones with Cabbing Whether you're working with quartz, agate, or any other type of stone, the Cabbing process can help you achieve a high-quality finish. However, it's important to note that the polishing sequence may vary depending on the specific type of stone you're working with. Customized Polishing Sequence While the grinding process remains the same for all stones, the polishing sequence may differ depending on the type of stone you're working with. This is because different stones have unique properties that require tailored polishing techniques to achieve the best results. Achieving Success with Cabbing By following the recommended polishing sequence for your specific type of stone, you can ensure successful grinding and polishing results with the Cabbing process. Whether you're a seasoned professional or a beginner, the Cabbing process can help you achieve a high-quality finish on a variety of stones.
Q: What can I do with a 6-inch cabbing machine?
A: With a 6-inch cabbing machine, you can shape and polish gemstones into cabochons. This machine is suitable for hobbyists and professionals alike who want to create their own custom jewelry pieces or decorative stones.
Q: What features should I look for in a 6-inch cabbing machine?
A: When choosing a 6-inch cabbing machine, consider factors such as motor power, speed control, water supply system for cooling and lubrication, adjustable dop sticks for holding gemstones, and overall build quality for durability and stability.
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