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Old 01-18-2007, 10:22 PM   #11 (permalink)
 
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<br />You need a Moris Taper #1 chuck. The larger ones are Moris Taper #2. You should be able to get a MT1 Jacobs chuck from places like Woodcraft.
Skye, I think the chuck that Becca has is meant to screw onto the external threads. I also have the TurncrafterPlus and a bottle stopper mandrel. Both are 3/4-16 threads. This type of mandrel will not work in a Jacobs chuck because it is meant to use external threads.

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Old 01-18-2007, 11:34 PM   #12 (permalink)
 
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Becca,
I should have told you to check your lathe, before ordering the mandrel. I did the same thing and got one too small. I just sold a mt1 mandrel, for a lathe that I had ordered, but had to cancel. It's a hastle, but you're going to love turning them. I'm getting ready to try some spalted curly buckeye wood in a stopper. I just sold a set and didn't know the wood was curly, until I pulled out of its wrapper.

Let me know when you're ready for more blanks.
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The 3/4 x 16TPI chuck will fit the turncrafter plus.
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Thanks for the info people, really appreciate it[^]

Rob, gotta get that chuck the right size and then you'll be hearing from me, LOL!
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