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Old 12-11-2018, 10:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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In case you have this chuck. Penn State has a recall!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


http://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Pen...eration-Hazard
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Old 12-12-2018, 06:34 AM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Thanks for posting. I do not have one but all the reason for face protection each and every time the lathe goes on regardless of what's on the lathe.
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Old 12-12-2018, 07:14 AM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Thanks - this is interesting.

If I'm not mistaken, this is the second instance in which a chuck with 'quick change' jaws has been recalled.

Seems to me that if it's easy take the jaws off a chuck, then that also means that it's easy for them to come off when they aren't supposed to.

I'm liking my old-fashioned chuck where the jaws are attached with screws more and more every day.
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Old 12-12-2018, 07:50 AM   #4 (permalink)
 
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Thanks JT.....I have passed this notice along to the local clubs and turning studios.

I too like my chucks with old fashioned screws to hold the jaws secure.
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Old 12-22-2018, 11:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
 
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Just thought I would bump this up in case some have not seen it and may have the chuck.
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Thanks for the update. As mentioned, good reason to have a full face mask, no matter what is on the lathe....even foam rubber.
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