All about woodturning chucks. For woodturning applications it is a relatively new but many woodturners will remember that not so long ago faceplates jam chucks and screw chucks were the only means of holding a piece of wood on the lathe.
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When first introduced four jaw chucks were viewed by many as a luxury just for professional turners.
Scroll chucks woodturning. Now variously called engineering or scroll chucks the jaws of these are usually of two pieces. This enables the jaws to hold very strongly onto the wood. It can be a modern multi purpose scroll chuck or as simple as a friction fit or jam fit chuck made from scrap wood.
Im starting looking and i. Teknatool of new zealand started the woodturning chuck revolution in 1988. Its a device designed to firmly grip one side of your wood blank so that you can turn or hollow the other side without the need for screws or tailstock support.
Hurricane tools include woodturning tools wood lathe chucks and jaws drill bits and hurricane abrasives. Shown is the business end of its nova titan chuck. Most of my bowls and platters from the 1960s have holes on the base and were all turned on faceplates.
Simple woodturning tools chuck reversing adapter for use with vacuum chuck. Couple comments from the video on scoll chucks. Scroll chucks designed for woodturning have four jaws metal turning ones are generally three jaw so it is possible to grip square section wood.
Have you ever consider of buying wood lathe chuck quick change system like those two. 1 barracuda 5 quick change jaw chuck system with free pen blank drilling jaws 2 nova infinity quick change chuck system you can also buy only some parts to make your old nova2 chuckjaws to make ithose a quick change system. At b you can see on the cut surface of the jaw section that the jaws are angled like a dovetail inside and out.
Hurricane products are made in the usa and througho. So it was a marketing tour de force in 1988 when teknatool under the brand name nova introduced an economical four jaw scroll chuck with top jaws specially designed for the needs of woodturning. Choose from vicmarc oneway nova easy wood tools easy chuck and apprentice woodturning chucks and a full range of chuck jaws and accessories including adjusta jaws cole jaws and specialty bowl jaws for even the largest work.
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