Monday, 02 February 2015 08:48

Robust Low Profile Toolrests

Low Profile Rests are for spindle turners that like to wrap their hand around the tool rest. They are also your choice for smaller lathes.
Like the Comfort rests, you can also drop the handle of your tools at a greater than 45 degree angle.
4", 6", 9" and 12" widths are available in sizes to fit most 12"-25" lathes.
Low Profile Rests come with a 1" diameter tool post. 1-1/8", 1-1/4" and 30mm diameter posts are available on special order.

Mini Rests are Low Profile Rests fitted with a 5/8" post, they will fit most mini lathes sold today.

3/4" posts are availalble as a special order.

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Monday, 02 February 2015 07:51

Robust Comfort Toolrests

Robust Comfort Rests earned their name because your hand fits comfortably in the radius of the rest, whether you use an overhand or underhand grip.
You can drop the handle of your tools at a angle greater than 45 degrees for shear scraping and skew cutting action.
4", 6", 9", 12" and 15" widths are available in sizes to fit most 16"-25" lathes.
Comfort Rests come with a 1" diameter tool post.

1 1/8", 1 1/4" and 30mm diameter posts are available on special order.

Published in Robust Lathes