Run your finger along the edge of Rockler's premium Lathe Tool Rests, and you'll know instantly what a pleasure they are to use. That's because each tool rest is capped with a 5/16" round stainless steel bar, providing a silky smooth surface for your turning tools to glide across, and a comfortable contour for your fingers to slide in as you work. The rests are available in three sizes, so you can pick the one most suited to your work. Short rests allow you to sneak in closer, even if other parts of the workpiece are wider, while longer rests provide more sliding surface without having to readjust. 5/8" diameter mounting post fits most mini and midi lathes.Technical Details:5/8" diameter mounting post fits most mini and midi lathes.5/16" round stainless steel tool rest.Cast steel body with black epoxy finish.Integrated mounting post (not threaded) so it won't loosen with vibration or impact.3 sizes: 4", 6" and 10" long.
Faceplates have always been regarded as a safe and secure holding method for large turnings such as bowls and platters. The only drawback is that they are a slower mounting method when compared to scroll action chucks. Now, however, you can have the best of both worlds! Nova Faceplate Rings offer the same secure holding power of a faceplate, but you can hold them with your Nova scroll chuck for the ultimate in speed and convenience. Simply screw the faceplate ring to your turning blank, then secure the ring in your chuck. The faceplate rings are available in three sizes for a wide range of workpiece sizes. The size of your faceplate ring should match the size of the jaws on your Nova chuck.Faceplate Rings fit directly into your Teknatool Chuck (matching size of jaws must be mounted on the chuck).No need to remove the chuck from your lathe as you would with traditional faceplate mounting.Fast mounting method for bowl blanks.Best alternative to Woodworm screw mounting, which is only recommended for smaller bowls.Can also be used for moderate off-center multi-axis turning.Faceplate mounting is a strong mounting method, even with irregular sized wood and rough cut surfaces.Specifications:50mm (2") faceplate ring fits 50mm jaws. Faceplate diameter is 3".100mm (4") faceplate ring fits 100mm jaws. Faceplate diameter is 5".130mm (5") faceplate ring fits 130mm jaws, Faceplate diameter is 6-1/4".
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
These machined solid aluminum plates mount to the Oneway Stronghold Chuck (30589, sold separately), and they have a unique combination of slots and tapped holes that accept rubber grippers for holding an infinite number of round, oval or square shapes.Chucking capacities of the Stronghold Chuck with Mega Jumbo Jaws:External (compression): 1-3/4" minimum, 14" maximumInternal (expansion): 4-3/4" minimum, 15" maximumNote: If your lathe has less than a 16" swing, the Oneway Talon Chuck (20761) is recommended. Stronghold Chuck jaws are NOT compatible with either the original Oneway Chuck or the Talon Chuck.