Stainless Steel Bottle Stoppers
Morse Taper No. 2 Universal Mandrel
For people who turn with two different size lathes, Stainless Bottle Stoppers has released a universal mandrel with a #2 Morse taper. Now you can easily move your bottlestoppers from one lathe to the other without problem or hassle.
This universal mandrel has a 3/8" x 16 TPI self-tapping thread. It also includes two flats for use with a 13/16″ wrench. On the back end of the mandrel, there is a 3/8″ x 16 TPI threaded hole on the tail to accept draw-bars. It comes with a rust-protective black oxide coating.
Each mandrel is supplied with a screw on/off plastic washer. The washer helps prevent the wood from getting stuck on the mandrel. The washer should be removed when threading the wood. Of course, the use of the washer is optional.
Made in the U.S.A.
The list price is $18.98 and comes with a free storage case.For more information or to order, click here
New Bottlestopper Mandrels
Stainless Bottle Stoppers has just released four new universal mandrels. They have a self-tapping thread and two flats so that you can use a 1-1/16″ wrench for easy installation and uninstallation. The mandrels have a black oxide coating to resist rust.
The new sizes are:
They come packaged with a screw on/off plastic washer which helps prevent wood getting stuck on the mandrel. The washer should be removed when threading the wood. The use of the washer is optional.
They are precision machined in the USA and run true to within .002″ of an inch.
The list price for any universal mandrel is $18.98 and they come with a free storage case.For more information or to order, click here