Tool Box Pencil Hardware Kit: Woodworkers weary of constantly resharpening broken pencil leads will be delighted with this Tool Box Pencil Hardware Kit. It features a massive lead almost 1/4" thick which allows it to be used on rough lumber much like a carpenter's pencil, with very low risk of breakage. A spring-action claw holds the lead. To advance it, simply depress the end of the pencil and pull it out as desired. The pencil also has a sharpener integrated into the end, and when sharp, works equally well for marking out fine lines. Pencil lead is 7/32'' (5.5mm) thick perfect for marking rough lumber without breaking. Replacement leads available separately (36026). Turning Accessories Needed: Turning Blank (Sold Separately) Pen Turning Mandrel (Sold Separately) 11mm Drill Bit (#30913 Sold Separately) 3-Piece Bushing Set: Bushings are precisely machined to match the diameters of your pencil blanks, allowing you to achieve the smooth, perfectly flush seams so valued in a top quality hand-turned pencil. Simply turn your pencil blanks to match the bushing diameters, leaving a bit of extra material to allow for sanding. The Tool Box Pencil Bushing Set is made of steel—hard enough for excellent durability, yet soft enough to prevent damage to your turning tools.3-piece bushing set.
With this package, we've taken a great lathe for pen turning and combined it with nearly everything you need to get started making pens: our popular Full-Size Carbide Turning Tool with a Square Radius Cutter, ten gold finish Slimline Pen Kits, plus the appropriate Mandrel and Drill Bit. Just purchase the pen blanks of your choice to get started in the rewarding art of pen turning! Jet JWL-1015VS Variable Speed Lathe: Whether for the novice woodturner searching for an affordable, user-friendly starter lathe, or the advanced turner adding a mini-lathe to their lineup, the new JET 1015 makes an ideal choice. With 15-1/2'' between centers, and a 10'' swing over the bed, this sturdy, smooth-running 15'' mini-lathe has the power, precision and versatility to turn both small bowls and spindles with ease. The lathe features variable, with three adjustable speed ranges so you can select the speed best suited to your project. When you're ready to turn your ideas into reality, the Jet 1015 mini lathe is a great place to start. Features: Variable speed with three speed ranges: 200-1050, 300-1750 and 600-3600 RPMIntegrated 24 position indexingImproved tensioning system with easier access to beltsWider bed ways provide increased rigidityLive center in the tailstockCast iron bed construction
This is a star in the world of smaller, premium pens. With improved features like the new effortless thread system, as well as beautiful chrome accents to match gorgeous plating and a smooth writing Schmidt cartridge, the Newport Rollerball really does set the standard for this type of pen. Black titanium plating features chrome accents. Turning Accessories Needed:Necessary Blank Size: 3/4" x 5" (Sold Separately) Pen Turning Mandrel (Sold Separately) Newport Bushing Set (#47652 Sold Separately) 15/32" Drill Bit (#25291 Sold Separately) 10mm Drill Bit (#37216 Sold Separately) Pen Mill Kit (#47526 Sold Separately)Also Available In:Gold
The Sorby ProEdge Plus does just what its name implies - puts a consistent, professional-quality edge on almost any hand tool, whether a turning tool, chisel, plane blade or knife. And don't be fooled by its compact size - weighing in at over 30 lbs, with a 1/4" steel plate, this is a true industrial-quality sharpener. The patented angle setter ensures that the most popular bevel angles can be set time after time, and the thick steel backing plate ensures a dead flat sharpening surface. The abrasive belts can be quickly changed for anything from rough sharpening to fine honing, and because the grit can be chosen for the quickest possible sharpening, there is far less risk of overheating your tools and damaging the steel. The ProEdge Plus includes a skew jig, a gouge jig, fingernail profiler and three different belts.Technical Details:Fixed detents for the most popular bevel angles: 90°, 80°, 60°, 45°, 35°, 30°, 25°, 20°, 15°.User can easily bypass the presets and set a custom angle.Sharpening is extremely rapid, so there is no fear of over-heating and consequently damaging your tools.Sharpening surface can be easily tilted back at any angle for maximum user comfort.No complex assembly required; the ProEdge is ready to use right out of the box.The ProEdge is a compact, well-engineered unit that can be located anywhere in the workshop.Use ProEdge aluminum oxide sharpening belts for bench and carving chisels, knives and plane irons.Use ProEdge zirconium sharpening belts for HSS turning tools, drill bits and router bits.Use ProEdge ceramic sharpening belts for rapid, heavy-duty sharpening.1/2 hp (375w) motor.700 ft (220m) per minute belt speed.To make sharpening even more accurate, the ProEdge Plus (26342) includes these accessories:A skew jig to give the correct presentation angle for turners' skew chisels.A gouge jig in the format of a V-block to prevent pivoting when sharpening a turners' gouge. This also works as a square jig for presenting square tools at 90 degrees to the sharpening belt. A fingernail profiler to create swept back wings on a turners' gouge.