Using CA glue to finish your pen turnings results in a lustrous, glossy polish,but it can also fuse your pen blank to the bushings. Not so with these non-stick polyethylene bushings in place, however. These bushings are made fromUHMW, the same super-slippery polymer used in our Plastic Jig Stock. They'repre-drilled for a standard mandrel, and have a 60° taper so they'll fit most anysize pen bushing. Just swap these for your metal bushings once the pen isturned, and apply your finish. 4-Pack.Technical Details:Non-Stick Pen Bushings are made of UHMW (Ultra-High Molecular Weight)polyethylene.Pre-drilled for a standard 7mm mandrel (e.g. 43537, sold separately).60° cone-shaped taper fits any size pen bushing.After shaping the pen blank, replace the metal bushings with non-stick plasticbushings and apply your CA finish.Self-lubricating UHMW has a low coefficient of friction, so it sheds glue easily.Very stable - 10x heavier than regular high-density polyethylene.High abrasion resistance and high impact strength even at low temperatures.Resistant to chemicals.
This sleek Summit style pen offers a classic look and twisting function. A tenon must be cut for the center ring, and pens take the "Cross" type refill. Turning Accessories Needed:Turning Blank (Sold Separately)Pen Turning Mandrel (Sold Separately) Summit Bushing Set (#41499 Sold Separately) 7mm Drill Bit (#36372 Sold Separately) Pen Mill Kit (#47526 Sold Separately) Also Available in:Titanium GoldChromeBlack Titanium
A complete set of bushings for Pioneer Pen Hardware Kits (sold separately). These pen bushings are precisely machined to match the diameters of your pen blanks, allowing you to achieve the smooth, perfectly flush seams so valued in a top quality hand-turned pen. Simply turn your pen blanks to match the bushing diameters, leaving a bit of extra material to allow for sanding.Technical Details:The Pioneer Pen 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.Bushings are designed to work with Pioneer Pen Hardware Kits. Tip: when turning light-colored woods, apply a bit of CA glue to the bushings to prevent metal dust from migrating onto the turning blank.
This kit contains all the essential tooling you need to start turning custom pens. Includes 3 pen blanks (Bloodwood, Bubinga and Olivewood), 3 gold-plated hardware kits with twist mechanisms, 7mm mandrel with knurled nut and #2 Morse Taper, 7mm bushings, a 7mm Brad Point Drill Bit, a 1 oz. bottle of CA Glue, a Pen Mill for truing up all mating surfaces and a storage case with 28 adjustable compartments.One Bloodwood Pen Blank.One Bubinga Pen Blank.One Olivewood Pen Blank.(3) 7mm Pen Hardware Kits.7mm mandrel with knurled nut and #2 Morse Taper.7mm bushings.7mm Brad Point Drill Bit.1 oz. bottle of CA Glue.Pen Mill (2-piece design. 3/16" threaded shank, 1/2" end mill, 1/4" clean-out shaft. Includes Allen wrench for interchanging "end mill" component.)Plano Storage Case with 28 adjustable compartments.