No other book gives you such valuable information on the essential turning tool. Completely revised and updated, The Lathe Book is the comprehensive guide to woodturning machinery, incorporating the many innovations in the lathe and its accessories.Written by Ernie ConoverSoftcover, 8 X 10 in.192 pages, with color photos and drawingsPublished 2001A complete guide to the machine and its accessories.This book covers every aspect of the lathe, including how to choose one, how to select tools and accessories, how to maintain and repair the machine, and basic techniques. You will get:expert advice on choosing a lathetips on maintaining a lathe for optimal performanceeasy-to-follow basic techniques that help build lathe skillsmore than 220 color photos and illustrations"...a comprehensive guide to wood lathes..." -- Woodshop NewsThe Lathe Book
Nova's 25048 Hybrid Lathe Stand provides a solid, yet lightweight foundation for your Nova DVR XP Lathe (45311, sold separately). Made from a mix of solid steel and cast iron, it provides rigid strength, but is light enough for easier portability. The stand also comes standard with the Nova 1624-44 Lathe (48465, sold separately).Technical Details:Hybrid cast iron and steel construction combines the benefits of both materials.Can be bolted to the floor, or used freestanding with included feet.Vibration dampening cast iron upper sections.
One good turn deserves another! Create precise duplicates of spindles, table legs and other turned projects. This Lathe Duplicator attaches easily to almost any floor-model lathe, and the handwheel allows for smooth operation while cutting.Will duplicate to a maximum length of 39" (depending on the lathe used)Maximum duplication depth-of-cut of 2-3/8"Suitable for lathe with a turning diameter of 12" to 14"
This is the standard live center included with all Nova lathes—use as a replacement or as an upgrade for another lathe. With heavy-duty sealed bearings, precisely machined medium tensile carbon steel construction, and a solid steel point to dig into the wood blank, the center provides a long useful life, and solid workholding capabilities. The #2 morse taper fits most brands, but check the manual for your specific lathe to find the morse taper size. 2MT Center, suitable for all lathes with a #2 morse taper tailstock.Heavy-duty sealed ball bearings for long life.Steel point for a solid bite into the turning blank.Precisely machined medium tensile carbon steel.Standard equipment on all Nova lathes.