With the recent introduction of replaceable carbide cutting tips, turning tools have a taken a quantum leap forward. Carbide-tipped turning tools are safer, faster, easier and more efficient than traditional tools, which must be ground and reground to one of dozens of nonstandard profiles. But how do woodturners get the most out of these new tools?"Turning Wood with Carbide Tools" by John English teaches you everything you need to know to make the most of this exciting new technology. The book, the very first to comprehensively discuss carbide-tipped tools for the craft of woodturning, gives readers a sound understanding of the technology of carbide cutters, the various shafts and the function of the handles. It also includes a number of projects that can be completed right away with carbide tools projects that would take years of experience to do with traditional tools. The softcover book is 120 pages long and is illustrated with more than 250 color photos.English has written for Woodworker's Business News and Woodshop News, and he was assistant editor at Today's Woodworker and editor of Woodworker's Journal.
This key ring hardware kit features gold-plated exterior trim hardware and includes all necessary hardware. Key ring fits standard 7mm mandrel shaft and uses a 7 mm drill bit. Wood blank not included.Pen Turning Mandrel System This is the essential tool for pen turning on a lathe! Machined-accurate steel bar is held in the lathe to ensure the pen turns accurately with live center, no drill chuck required! This Pen Turning Mandrel system includes a #2 morse taper arbor for use with #2 morse taper lathe, mandrel shaft and knurled nut. #1 morse taper arbor attaches to mandrel (#23552) for use with #1 morse taper lathe. 10mm mandrel for use with fountain and rollerball pen bushings. Bushing sets sold separately.
Tool set for your turning needs. This turning set has drop forged, high carbon alloy tool steel blades. Includes seasoned kiln-dried hardwood handles and plated ferrules.Accurately ground, sharpened, hardened, and tempered. All have 10" handles and are 16" long overall."Turning tool Set consists of:1/2" skew1" skew3/8" gouge1" gouge1/2" spear point1/2" parting tool5/8" gouge1/2" round point
This nifty light slips onto screwdrivers, bit extensions, and other tool shafts toinstantly brighten dark working areas. Simply turn the ring to power three wide-beamLEDs. It weighs less than an ounce, and doubles as a convenient hand-held flashlightfor inspection and more. Plus, a magnetic back makes it easy to store. Patentpending.UniversalFunctionalOriginalThe UFO light works in a wide range of applications to provide bright light where youneed it most!Additional features:Three shock-resistant LEDs last over 100 hoursIncludes weatherproof, non-slip rubber housingThree strong magnets secure light on any metal surfaceSpecifications:Diameter: 1-5/8" (40 mm) Height: 5/8" (16 mm)Weight: .77 ounces (22 grams)Includes three replaceable 1.5 V button cells, type LR44.