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.
Turn bowl and vessel walls to a consistent thickness using the Carter Hollow Roller Laser Guide! Simply set your desired thickness and start turning. A laser-operated visible wall thickness and depth indicator lets you see when the wall thickness is at the desired measurement or the cutter head is at the desired depth. Includes an easy-mount laser assembly that is easily adjustable and attaches directly to the Hollow Roller boring bar. All necessary hardware to set up and use the laser is included. Operates on two AAA (included).Technical Details:Easily attached, adjusted and quickly removableClean and safe internal wiring with quick on off switch located at baseOperates on two included AAA batteries which are housed internally in the tubeMade in USA
Level your sights on this specialty pen kit. Using a single tube, this kit is simple to make and yields an impressive result. Pen takes a Parker style ball point refill or gel refill and uses a high grade double twist mechanism. Made to replicate a 30.06 rifle cartridge, this makes a great gift for hunting or shooting enthusiasts. Kit also features a premium rifle clip.Turning Accessories Needed:Turning Blank (Sold Separately)Pen Turning Mandrel (Sold Separately) Bullet Bushing Set (#43451 Sold Separately) 10mm Drill Bit (#37216 Sold Separately) Pen Mill Kit (#47526 Sold Separately) Also Available in:Gold
A complete set of bushings for Manhattan 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 Manhattan Pen Bushing Set is made of steel-hard enough for excellent durability, yet soft enough to prevent damage to your turning tools.2-piece bushing set.Bushings are designed to work with Manhattan Pen Hardware Kits:Chrome, Gold, Black Titanium w/Platinum Trim, and Manhattan Ballpoint Pen Hardware Kit Black Titanium Finish w/Gold Trim . 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.