At last! Stringed Instrument Lacquer in an easy-to-use aerosol can. An exact copy of Behlen's brush-on Stringed Instrument Lacquer, this lacquer is formulated specifically as a high quality finish for thin, flexible tone-woods such as those used on stringed instruments. It is flexible by nature, so it can withstand the expansion and contraction that is characteristic of stringed instruments. Vinyl Sealer (48345, sold separately) is also flexible, and is the only sealer that should be used under Stringed Instrument Lacquer. This combination yields great sound and empowers luthiers to finish their handiwork with confidence. Also available from Rockler, the Behlen Sunburst Guitar Finish Kit. Formulated specifically for stringed instruments.Rubs out to a beautiful high-gloss finish.Resists cold checking. For best results, use Vinyl Sealer (48345, sold separately) as a base coat.Dry time before handling and recoating: 1-2 hours (at 72°F and 35% relative humidity).Dry time before rubbing out: 1-4 weeks (at 72°F and 35% relative humidity).Coverage: 7 to 10 square feet per can. Package life: 3 years.Use approximately 4 cans for 1 acoustic guitar (9-12 coats recommended).
These elegant Basswood moldings will add a look of distinction to any project, adding ornamentation to the strong foundation you have built. Each piece is precisely shaped, sanded and ready for finishing.
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
Bowl turners love working with Myrtle because it's a strong, dense wood that has a wide spectrum of colors and figures! This Myrtle Bowl Blank is the perfect start to your next turning project.Features:Tree grows up to 120 feet highHardwood holds a finish wellOften used in creating gunstocks, turning blanks, and musical instrument billets