Portable, space saving – yet delivers the capacity and the rugged stability of larger lathes. With the NOVAs unique VERSATURN® Accessories, transform your NOVA Comet II midi lathe into an all-in-one Wood Turning and Wood Working system. The NOVA Comet II Midi Lathe is perfect for a wide range of Wood Working projects. Shown with optional bed extension, chuck and grinding attachment
Excellent entry level lathe that has enough versatility and power to give many years of turning. 8-speed range – features a low speed of 178 rpm essential for serious and safe large piece and bowl turning work. Steel and cast iron stand included as standard equipment. Full swivel head functionality and solid cast iron components complete the package. Available in the 1 1/4″8TPI thread. Includes 1.5HP AC motor, belt, stand, 2MT live center, 2MT spur/drive center, 3″ faceplate, 12′ toolrest, manual and fastenings. Pictured with Outrigger (Additional Purchase). Note: This unit replaces the older NOVA 1624 / 3000 Lathe. All old accessories and parts are interchangeable.
Use this dedicated Woodworm Screw for inboard, righthand screw chucking with the Nova Cole Jaws (#45174 and #45274, sold separately). Features a longer screw, which enables the threads to protrude past the Cole Jaw segments. The screw has a deep thread that is machined right to the end, allowing an easy lead into the wood. The depth of the thread and core size makes for a secure grip, even with larger turning blanks. Features: • Quick and easy method to mount unformed small bowl blanks • Provides a secure mounting to form the outside of bowls • 10.5mm thread requires a hole about 8mm (5/16") in diameter • The screw has considerable holding power and it is sometimes difficult to unscrew, so wax or oil the thread before mounting your blank
For work where a long overhang is needed or hollowing into end grain, these 45mm Spigot Jaws provide superior gripping power. • Special NOVA dovetail profile, designed to maximum strength and holding in wood turning, without crushing wood fibres. • All NOVA Chuck accessory jaws are designed to hold in the expansion and contraction modes • Same jaw fixing system across all Standard NOVA Chuck models (except Quick Change) – giving you maximum system interchangeability and flexibility.
For work where a long overhang is needed or hollowing into end grain, these 35mm Spigot Jaws provide superior gripping power. • Special NOVA dovetail profile, designed to maximum strength and holding in wood turning, without crushing wood fibres. • All NOVA Chuck accessory jaws are designed to hold in the expansion and contraction modes • Same jaw fixing system across all Standard NOVA Chuck models (except Quick Change) – giving you maximum system interchangeability and flexibility.
• Fits all lathes with a M33x3.5 thread • Spin balanced construction eliminates vibration • Precision machined from 1045K solid machine steel • 4 screw holes for solid, powerful hold • Lip for easy removal
Coles Jaws are designed for re-chucking of bowls to remove chuck marks, add decoration or to re-shape the bottoms of bowls that have already been turned Other NOVA jaw sets can be fitted to the Cole Jaws making a combination jaw facility Suitable for lathes with minimum 12-Inch diameter swing Additional accessory rubber bumpers are available 2-Year Warranty
Designed for expanded dovetail, reverse dovetail for gripping footed bowls Perfect for larger bowls, up to 29″ in diameter Same jaw fixing system across all NOVA Chuck models – total system interchangeabilty Ideal for use with center saving systems 2-Year Warranty
The most powerful jaw available for large spigot/hollow turning Great multipurpose jaw for bowl and hollow form turners Suitable for NOVA SuperNOVA2 and NOVA Titan Chucks only Included as standard with all NOVA Titan Chucks
Standard equipment in the popular NOVA 2024 lathe. Now available as an accessory for other lathe users with 1 1/4″x 8TPI thread. This faceplate also fits all lathes that have a 1 1/4″x8 TPI spindle thread. Ideal tool for mounting larger, out of balance and/or heavier work for added security. Plated to ensure long life, even when turning green wood. It features 8 fastening points for ultra secure holding.