The Nova Comet II Midi Lathe packs the capacity and rugged stability of much larger lathes into a portable, space-saving design. And with the included G3 Comet II reversible chuck, you can take full advantage of the lathe's reversing feature for better versatility and a superior finish. The lathe has electronic variable speed from 250 to 4000 RPM-perfect for a variety of projects from pens to bowls. In addition, Nova's unique Versaturn Adaptable Technology, paired with the optional accessory attachments, transforms the lathe into an all-in-one wood turning and woodworking system. Features of the Nova Comet II: Electronic variable speed motor offers a wide RPM range from 250 to 4000 RPM - perfect for a variety of projects from pens to bowlsForward and reverse switch offers additional flexibility and allows you to achieve a superior finish12'' Swing capacity over bed and 16.5'' between centers, extendable to 42''/1066mm with accessory Bed Extension (44435, sold separately)3-Step pulley system offers different speed ranges while providing maximum flexibility. The middle step usually provides enough range for most wood turning applications.However, the additional 2 steps provide more torque for more demanding applicationsVersaturn Adaptable Technology accessories allow you to use your Nova Comet II as a grinding wheel, wire brush, sanding disc, belt sander or wet stoneQuality materials-solid cast iron throughoutRugged 2MT spindlesLathe accessories are common between Nova models, so you can still use your accessories if you choose to upgrade your Nova lathePrecision MachiningOptional Bed Extension (44435, sold separately) lets you make your lathe as long as needed without permanently occupying workshop spaceQuick-action cam controls adjust quickly and precisely to your requirements Features of the Nova G3 Comet II Chuck (44597): Designed for the Nova Comet II Midi LatheLocking set screw lets you use the chuck in reverse mode.Can be used on lathes without a reversing spindle, but the set screw must be removedNOT compatible with the JET 1221VSSmall, compact design minimizes load on small spindles and bearingsOpen back for easy cleaningPrecise, powerful hardened gear action with Tuff Lock technologySingle-handed operation with included chuck keyAble to take all Nova accessory jaws. However, please note: the larger accessory jaws in the Nova line are not recommended for use on the Nova G3 Comet II Chuck (for more information, see the offers for individual jaw sets)1'' 8-TPI RH threading-fits the Comet II Midi LatheUp to 400mm/14'' diameter swing capacityUp to 350mm/14'' diameter bowls using 50mm/2" Jaws (supplied with chuck)Up to 50mm/2'' length spigots (using 50mm/2'' Jaws (supplied with chuck)Full packaged weight is (std) 1.4 kgs/3.1 lbs. Features standard on all Nova chucks: All Nova chucks are four-jaw, self centering scroll chucks for fast, secure setupsThe four jaw design firmly grips both round and square woodQuality materialsPrecision machined in one operation from a solid steel block for optimal accuracyPolished self metal finish to allow for closer tolerances and accuracyCommon accessory jaw fixing profile compatible across all Nova chucks and accessoriesJaw slides made from high-tech copper fused steel for maximum hardness, wear, and self-lubricating propertiesSpecial woodturning dovetail profile on jawsAuto safety stop feature-jaw slides can't protrude past the chuck bodyComprehensive instructionsSafe Lock Woodworm screw included for fast mounting of rough timbers2-Year Warranty
Outside Banjo Support Bracket for Laguna REVO 10 x 16 Mini Lathe.The Banjo Support Bracket is an accessory attachment for the Laguna REVO 10 x 16 Mini Lathe . The bracket bolts onto your lathe to move the tool rest further away from the tail stock, increasing the bowl turning capacity of the REVO from 10" to 16" in diameter.Technical Details:Solid cast iron construction.Easy bolt-on installation.Increases bowl turning capacity from 10" to 16" in diameter.
Three-piece set is designed for reliable, accurate layout and measuring.Technical Details:Contains inside caliper, outside caliper and divider, all in convenient 8" size.Finely machined nuts run cleanly and quickly to secure legs exactly to dimension.Divider legs are precision ground to fine, hardened points for perfect layouts.8" size is perfect for general bench and lathe work.Legs are finished with a durable black epoxy finish. All other parts are nickel plated.Set comes in durable storage wallet.
More and more people are discovering the joys of wood turning. And it's no wonder—you don't need a big shop to do it and you get beautiful results fast. This comprehensive guide gathers the best articles on basic techniques for every major turning tool, advice on turning a wide array of furniture parts, plus a host of other projects, including vessels, bowls, platters and more. You'll master spindle and faceplate turning, segmented turning, sharpening and maintaining your tools, and also learn to apply a stunning finish once your projects are turned. Paperback. 168 pages. Contents: Skew-ChiselsScrapersGougesFour-Jaw ChucksSharpening GougesTurning for Non-TurnersLearn to Turn SpindlesDuplicate Spindles by HandTips for Hollowing End GrainGo Beyond the Lathe for Beautiful VesselsFaceplate Turning is FunSecrets of Segmented TurningMaking Split TurningsFixing Turning MistakesColorize Your TurningsFour Finishes for TurningsTurned Drawer PullsAuthentic Shaker KnobsPens Make Great GiftsGet a Handle on Your ChiselsTurn a Hollow VesselTurning Bowls from Green WoodTurning Wooden BoxesA Turned Lid from Contrasting WoodsTurn a Pad-Foot LegBarley-Twist CandlesticksSecret to a Sheraton Leg? Divide and ConquerTurn a Classic Floor LampFine Woodworking Turning Techniques and Projects Preview