This Square Carbide Mini Turning Tool from Rockler features a replaceable and rotatable cutter that eliminates the hassle and downtime of sharpening. Simply rotate the carbide cutter for a fresh, sharp edge, and replace it once all available edges have grown dull. The solid carbide cutter also stays sharp for longer when compared with steel, giving you a much longer useful life. Shaft features a flattened back for stability when using the tool rest. The handles are made of solid ash encased with a thick, molded rubber end for an enhanced grip and reduced fatigue.Technical Details:Ideal profile for flat or convex areas on spindles and pen turnings.Diameter of square cutter is 3/8".Total overall length of Mini Turning Tool is approximately 13-1/2".Ash handles are 9-1/2" long from the butt of the handle to the top of the stainless steel ferrule.Length of the shaft is approximately 4".Ash handles are coated with a soft, grippy rubber for a secure, effortless grip and excellent ergonomics.Note: carbide cutters are not interchangeable between the different tools. Also Available from Rockler:Round Carbide Mini Turning ToolDiamond Carbide Mini Turning ToolCarbide Mini Turning Tool 3-Piece Set
Outside Banjo Support Bracket for Laguna REVO 10 x 16 Mini Lathe.The Banjo Support Bracket is an accessory attachment for the Laguna REVO 10 x 16 Mini Lathe . The bracket bolts onto your lathe to move the tool rest further away from the tail stock, increasing the bowl turning capacity of the REVO from 10" to 16" in diameter.Technical Details:Solid cast iron construction.Easy bolt-on installation.Increases bowl turning capacity from 10" to 16" in diameter.
More and more people are discovering the joys of wood turning. And it's no wonder—you don't need a big shop to do it and you get beautiful results fast. This comprehensive guide gathers the best articles on basic techniques for every major turning tool, advice on turning a wide array of furniture parts, plus a host of other projects, including vessels, bowls, platters and more. You'll master spindle and faceplate turning, segmented turning, sharpening and maintaining your tools, and also learn to apply a stunning finish once your projects are turned. Paperback. 168 pages. Contents: Skew-ChiselsScrapersGougesFour-Jaw ChucksSharpening GougesTurning for Non-TurnersLearn to Turn SpindlesDuplicate Spindles by HandTips for Hollowing End GrainGo Beyond the Lathe for Beautiful VesselsFaceplate Turning is FunSecrets of Segmented TurningMaking Split TurningsFixing Turning MistakesColorize Your TurningsFour Finishes for TurningsTurned Drawer PullsAuthentic Shaker KnobsPens Make Great GiftsGet a Handle on Your ChiselsTurn a Hollow VesselTurning Bowls from Green WoodTurning Wooden BoxesA Turned Lid from Contrasting WoodsTurn a Pad-Foot LegBarley-Twist CandlesticksSecret to a Sheraton Leg? Divide and ConquerTurn a Classic Floor LampFine Woodworking Turning Techniques and Projects Preview
Use a wide variety of turning tools with the seamless steel handle. The high grade aluminum head and base help dampen vibration and the Softex grip make this handle the ultimate in comfort. Tool shanks of up to 5/8" in diameter are held in place by brass-tipped set screws to prevent damage. Handle is hollow and end cap unscrews to allow addition of lead shot for extra weight to provide greater control of your tools. Includes allen wrenches and collet adapters for 1/2" and 3/8" diameter tools. Made in England.