Drill and assemble your pens perfectly with flush fittings and a smoothly-operating mechanism! This dual-purpose jig takes care of both prep work and assembly. It holds your blank firmly in position for drilling, creating a precise, perfectly centered hole the entire length of the pen. Later, it smoothly presses your parts together without any bowing or misalignment. Notched jaws automatically center the blank for drilling, while two countersunk holes center the parts during assembly. Large clamping wheel provides slow, controlled pressure so you'll never crack a casing again.After all the careful work of turning, the worst possible thing is to have something go wrong during assembly. The Pen Press/Drilling Jig prevents this from happening in two ways. It ensures a straight hole to accept your mechanism without binding, and it pushes everything together with steady, parallel clamping action. The result is a smooth operating pen, every time.Includes 3 replaceable sacrificial wood blanks for the exit hole in drilling operations.Extruded aluminum base provides space for a shop made drawer.Feet are pre-drilled for mounting to an auxiliary base.Cast aluminum jaws are notched for vertical drilling and countersunk for horizontal pen pressing.Self-centering jaws allow for repeatable drilling of various pen blank sizes.Centered countersink in the jaws allows precise pen pressing without bowing and misalignment.Clamping wheel provides slow, controlled pressure when pressing your pen or clamping your pen blank.
Nova's Pen Plus Jaws quickly convert your Nova chuck into a fast, accurate pen blank drilling tool. The large jaw profile provides a solid grip for all sizes of pen blanks, and a perfectly centered hole, every time. Being able to finely control the drill feed on your lathe helps to prevent break out on delicate pen walls. Pen Plus Jaws are also perfect for squaring up the pen blank ends after gluing in the tubes. But here's the "Plus" in Pen Plus—the heavy-duty design of the jaws means that they're also powerful enough to handle larger, longer spigot work. With an internal profile that accepts square turning blanks, and a rock solid grip over 1-1/2" long, the jaws perform admirably, with minimal vibration. Drills your pen blanks cleanly and accurately.Far faster than using a drill press.Also holds long, square stock firmly and accurately for wider project use beyond just pens.Fits all Nova chucksVery efficient for small run pen making - all operations are based around the lathe.Secured by two screws for each jaw segment.Rock solid grip over 1-1/2" long.Features standard on all Nova Jaws:Nova chucks give you the same jaw fixing system and same insert/adapter system across all chuck models.All accessory jaws in the range will fit all the chucks in the range for optimum flexibility. Some, however, are not recommended. See individual jaws for recommendations.Nova chucks are specially designed so the jaws cut into the wood, grip firmly in the contraction mode and provide high tear out strength.
Adjustable cutter is designed for use on your drill press to make circular cuts 1-3/4" to 7-7/8" in diameter in wood, plastic, brass, copper, aluminum and more. For the smoothest circles possible, cut half way through your material, then flip it over to finish the cut from the back.Technical Details:1/2" round shankReplaceable 1/4" blade and 1/4" pilot drillMade in USANote: Do not exceed 500 RPM maximum safe speed