Let's face it, every pen turner occasionally blows out a blank or trims it too short. Don't fret, though-this pack of replacement pen tubes has you covered. The brass tubes are precisely dimensioned for smooth action and neat alignment of the final pen. Glue tubes in place with with medium CA (cyanoacrylate) glue or two-part fast drying epoxy.
Understated hardware lets your turning do the talking. Gold finish contrasts nicely with any shade of wood. Slender shape with easy push-button action is comfortable, lightweight and attractive. Includes pen hardware and Parker style ball-point cartridge. Turning Accessories Needed:Recommended blank size: 5/8" x 5/8" x 4-1/2" (Sold Separately) Pen Turning Mandrel (Sold Separately) Push Click Bushing Set (#43534 Sold Separately) 11/32" Drill Bit (#32709 Sold Separately)
This is a complete set of bushings Precisely machined to match the diameters of your pen hardware kit. The bushings let you easily gauge the progress of your turning, allowing you to achieve the smooth, perfectly flush seams so valued in a top-quality hand-turned writing instrument. Just turn the blank until the ends are almost flush with the bushings, then sand to final dimension. Made of steel-hard enough for excellent durability, yet soft enough to prevent damage to your turning toolsTip: when turning light-colored woods, apply a bit of CA glue to the bushings to prevent metal dust from migrating onto the turning blank
Hold your turning blanks firmly to your faceplate without screw holes. Tape holds best to smooth, even and finished wood surfaces. With your blank held firmly, you can focus on turning your most beautiful pieces yet! Tape roll is 1" wide x 36 yards long.