The "Shop Fox" steel lathe attachment includes a base plate with a frictionless live center at the base. The mini screw center attaches to the wood work piece and connects to the drill press collet at the top. A 12" verticle tool rest, parallel to the work piece steadies your cutting gouge or chisel.
Turn your Drill Press into a Pneumatic Drum Sander
Our 9" long inflatable pump sanders can be mounted on our 12" long threaded mandrels. The top end of the mandrel has a 3/8" or 5/8" reduced shank which fits into the drill press collet. The bottom end of the mandrel has a female divit which rotates and rests on the live center base plate of the "Shop Fox" lathe attachment.(above) Use our reducer bushings to fit the drum to the mandrel. Our machine shop can customize most size steel shanks. Call us with your specs.
12" long 3/4" diameter threaded mandrel with bolts & 1/2" reduced shank Price $36.50 12" long 1" diameter threaded mandrel with bolts & 1/2" reduced shank Price $38.50 1 set of Reducer Bushing from 1 1/4" to 1"Price $ 4.00 1 set of Reducer Bushing from 1 1/4" to 3/4Price $ 4.00
This mandrel allows you to attach 4 1/2" long drums to your drill press. The 3/8" shank fits in the collet. The 1/2" shaft fits snuggly into the arbor of the rubber drum. You can also attach this mandrel to your bench motor shaft with a Keyless chuck, Which we sell seperately.
12" Long threaded shanks are available in 3/4" and 1" diameters with 1/2" reduced shank at one end and a centered divit at the other end. Use these with the 9" Long rubber drums or pneumatic drums on a drill press or lathe.