The Nova Chuck Fastening Spares Kit is used to secure accessory jaws to your Nova chucks. The kit comes standard with all Nova chucks - this is a replacement kit to keep you up and running in the event a fastener is lost or damaged. The kit contains eight M6 screws, two hex wrenches, a grubscrew, and a fiber washer. Used to secure accessory jaws to your Nova chucks.Comes standard with all Nova chucks.Handy pack to have on hand in the event a fastener is lost.Includes (8) Nova chuck screws, hex wrenches, grubscrew and fiber washer.Fits all Nova chucks.
Designed specifically to fit the Robert Sorby TurnMaster system, these high speed steel cutters offer the sharpest possible edge for the finest finishing details on the lathe. The cutters are easily sharpened on standard sharpening equipment. Available in a range of profiles to fit almost any turning application.Cutters for the TurnMaster system are also available in Tungsten Carbide and Titanium-Nitride coated HSS (e.g. 49356 and 45438, sold separately). See the"More Info" tab for more on the different cutter materials.Technical Details:Solid tungsten carbide for an incredibly long cutting life.Cutters can easily be swapped by removing the high tensile torx screw on the TurnMaster shank and be easily removed to change the cutter.Round HSS Cutter is 9/16" in diameter, and is ideal for waste removal and shaping of concave surfaces.Square HSS Cutter measures 9/16" x 9/16", and is ideal for waste removal and shaping of flat and convex surfaces.Detail Point HSS Cutter measures 1/2"W x 1-3/32"L, and is used for parting and line detailing.French Curve/Inside HSS Cutter is used for shaping and finishing of internal/concave surfaces.Box/Detail HSS Cutter has parallel side walls, which are perfect for making boxes and dovetails.Teardrop/Inside/Outside HSS Cutter is ideal for scraping and shear scraping of both concave and convex surfaces.Mushroom HSS Cutter is used for undercutting small hollow forms.Which cutter material should I use?Cutters for the Robert Sorby TurnMaster are available in Tungsten Carbide,High Speed Steel (HSS) and HSS coated with Titanium Nitride ("Excelsior").Tungsten Carbide:Designed to be disposable, these carbide cutters don't require any sharpening. (Carbide tips can be sharpened, but require specialized diamond abrasives).Carbide stays reasonably sharp for a longer period of time, but because of its coarse grain, can never be sharpened as finely as HSS.Gives extended cutting life with the toughest of woods.Sharpens to 0.7 - 1 microns.Hardness: 90 RC.Material: micro grade tungsten carbide.High Speed Steel (HSS):Due to its finer grain structure, HSS holds a sharper edge than carbide, but will dull more quickly.Very economical - can be re-sharpened multiple times with standard sharpening equipment.Provides unmatched quality for the discerning woodturner keen on getting the greatest detail from their tools.Sharpens to 0.2 - 0.4 microns.Hardness : 62 RC.Material: M2 HSS.Titanium Nitride-Coated HSS (Excelsior):These cutters provide the same advantages as HSS but give added longevity before sharpening is required.No specialized equipment is required for sharpening.Repeated sharpening does not remove the titanium nitride coating, it simply renews it.Sharpens to 0.15 - 0.2 microns.Hardness of titanium coating is up to 85 RC.Material: Titanium nitride coated M2 HSS.
Hut Lite turning wax gives a satin finish to lighter woods such as maple, birch, and pine without darkening their color. Use it on newly turned pens or other wood turning projects. Hut wax removes fine scratches, eliminates fingerprints, and gives a final durable finish in one step.Technical Details Durable hard wax finish for turnings For use on lathes or buffers One 4 oz. bar finishes several small projects
Banksia nuts are the fruit of a small tree that grows in the remote deserts of Western Australia. Once turned, they have a similar color and texture to walnut burl, with an exotic twist featuring beautiful, patterned voids. The nuts have been dried for years after harvesting, and have a hard, solid consistency, especially towards the center. They take excellent detail on the lathe, and the material is easy to turn, though a dust mask is recommended to protect against flying seed and dust.
Mounting your bottle stopper turning blank onto your lathe is easy with this handy mandrel. Once it's mounted, simply remove material until it's flush with the collar of the mandrel for a perfect fit to your bottle stopper (sold separately). Works with the Mini Stainless Steel Bottle Stoppers: (#59601, #51189 and #52311 sold separately).
Pizza Cutter/Bottle Opener Turning Mandrel. For fans of our premium Pizza Cutter and Bottle Opener Turning Kits, here is a handy mandrel that will have you cranking out turned handles like hotcakes. With a shoulder diameter that matches the final turned diameter of your handles, the Pizza Cutter/Bottle Opener Turning Mandrel eliminates the guesswork and repetitive measuring that you previously had to do as you brought the blank down to size. The mandrel also features a post that threads directly into the handle insert that comes with the turning kits, a touch that makes chucking the handle into your lathe simpler than ever before.Recommended accessory for the following turning kits:Stainless Steel Pizza Cutter Turning Kit, BrassStainless Steel Pizza Cutter Turning Kit, ChromeBottle Opener Turning Kit, ChromeBottle Opener Turning Kit, PewterTechnical Details:Overall length of Bottle Opener/Pizza Cutter Turning Mandrel is 2-1/2".3/8" diameter smooth shaft fits into lathe chuck.Threaded end of turning mandrel has a 5/16" thread that threads into the insert, which you install in your turning blank.Shoulder of turning mandrel is 1" in diameter, the same final diameter of the handles for your Pizza Cutters and Bottle Openers
This detailed instruction book for the CrushGrind Mill Mechanism (35401, sold separately) takes you through the entire process of making salt shakers and pepper mills on the lathe using the CrushGrind mechanisms. With full-size exploded views, color photos and step-by-step instructions. Softcover. 16 pages.
Works quickly and accurately to locate the center of stock for turning on a lathe or other purposes. No need for special calculations. This easy-to-use finder has no moving parts, so your measurements will be simple and consistent.Technical DetailsTransparent yellow tinted plasticMaximum 8" circle, octagon and square or 5-3/4" hexagonMade of impact resistant plastic
Considering picking up any tools for your shop this year? Consider picking up our Spring 2014 Annual Review issue first! It's packed with product listings, reviews, tips and Q&As related to helping you get the most out of your next workshop purchase.We take a look through the top stationary and benchtop tools from planers to drill presses to saws and more. Sandor Nagyszalanczy even brings us up to date on what's happening in the world of portable saw mills.The issue is also jam packed with more portable tools for your shop. We take a look at the new trends in portable power tools, as well as reviewing everything from circular saws and drill drivers to moisture meters. In terms of shop supplies, we have your saw blade questions covered, along with an informative look at lathe chuck options with turning expert Ernie Conover.If you're in the market for new tools, Woodworker's Journal and the Spring 2014 Annual Review has you covered.
Designed to work with the Chrome Bottle Stopper (sold separately, 43541), this Bottle Stopper Mandrel provides an easy way to chuck that small turning blank onto your lathe. Just drill a hole into the bottle stopper blank, screw the threaded end of the mandrel into the blank, then chuck the smooth end of the mandrel onto your lathe. The threads of the mandrel match the threads on the Chrome Bottle Stopper.Technical Details:Bottle Stopper Mandrel measures 2-9/16" long overall.Chuck shank measures 0.288" in diameter x 1-1/2" long.Threaded stud measures 0.237" in diameter x 13/16" long.Shoulder measures 0.510" in diameter, to match the base of the Chrome Bottle Stopper.Drill 6mm hole in bottle stopper blank to accept the threads of the mandrel and Chrome Bottle Stopper (CA glue may be required for softer woods).For softer woods, a 15/64" drill bit may also be used.
An easy to apply finish designed for wood pens and other turned wood items. Creates an instant durable finish. No drying time required. Non-toxic.2 ounces.This finish is designed specifically for applying to wood pens or other wood turnings as they are spinning on the lathe. Use the satin gloss block for an easy-to-apply finish to your pens or pencils. For a gloss finish, first use the satin gloss block followed by the high gloss block.
Turn your own elegant shaver handle with this polished shaving razor hardware kit. Accepts standard Mach 3 razor cartridges, one of the top razors in the industry. The cartridges clip easily onto the end of the razor holder and are released with the push of button. Kit uses standard 7mm pen turning components so you can turn it on a pen mandrel. Bushings are sold separately below. Available in Chrome or Brass finish. Show off your finished razor with the Single Razor Stand (sold separately).Technical Details:When fully assembled, the Razor Handle Hardware Kit measures 5-1/2" long.Once turned, the handle of the razor is about 5/8" in diameter. Quick-release button allows easy razor blade changes. Accepts Gillette Mach 3 shaving cartridges. Use our 7mm Mandrel A (43537, sold separately) for turning on the lathe.Turn with the Razor Handle Bushing Set (43637, sold separately below) andMandrel A.
Highly prized for its swirling, flowery grain patterns, Maple Burl seems almost to bloom as the wood is shaped on the lathe. The finished product has a remarkably satiny texture.Blank measures at least 5-1/4" long and at least 3/4" squareResin stabilizes the wood, beautifies the grain, and improves turning properties
The best steel wool available creates a consistent scratch pattern to give your projects a beautiful reflection and sheen.Made in Belgium exclusively for Liberon.Grade 0000 extra fine steel wool has the longest continuous running fibers and is practically oil-free. Crumble-resistant. Ideal for applying paste wax and cutting back coats of lacquer, French polishes and shellacs.Excellent liquid retention for evenly spreading strippers, solvents and cleaners.Long life - even on a lathe!