Easy Wood Tools Midi Hollowing Tools

  • Easy Wood Tools Midi Hollowing Tools

    Easy Wood Tools offer a range of high quality, easy to use carbide tipped woodturning tools. These tools make turning safe, fast and fun. Whether you are a new woodturner or a part timer, Easy Wood Tools have the best tools for you.

    Learning to turn wood can be difficult. Particularly when you are starting out and attempting to complete more advanced techniques such as hollowing out forms. Fret no more! Check out Easy Wood Tools Midi Hollowing Tools.

    Choose your preferred option from the dropdown menu

    Hollow forms can be tricky for turners. You can’t see inside the form, and chips, blowouts and other disasters can happen so quickly. Easy Wood make turning hollow forms easier and safer with their range of Hollowing Tools. Available in three sizes - Mini, Mid, and Pro. The Easy Hollowers were designed to offer a revolutionary approach to turning hollow forms. These patented tools allow any skill level to achieve professional results for hollowing work with minimum effort and worry.

    Easy Wood Midi Hollowers

    If you are looking for a versatile set of hollowing tools, check out the Easy Wood Midi Hollowers. With Easy Woods midi-sized hollowing tools you can turn a broad range of objects both small and large including vases, bowls and other hollow shapes safer and easier.

    Standard carbide cutters - Negative Rake upgrade available

    The Midi Easy Hollower come equipped with a Standard Carbide Cutter. Or you can upgrade to a Negative Rake (NR) Carbide Cutter. These NR cutters offer better control with a less aggressive cut. This means the Negative Rake Carbide Cutter minimises the severity of unexpected catches that can occur when creating a hollow form. The Negative Rake Cutter also provides superior controlled cuts and clean finishes in acrylic and resins.

    Easy to use

    The Midi Easy Hollowers square-shaped tool bar design means they are easy to use. And the resultant parallel turning geometry means fewer catches and kickbacks overall. These features mean your learning experience is far shorter and safer than using traditional tools.

    Three tool configurations

    Easy Wood Midi Hollowers are available in three configurations: a Straight, Shallow Swan Neck or Deep Swan Neck. All made with a square-shaped bar with easy-to-grip American Maple handle. Midi Hollowers are sold separately or in a three-piece kit. Choose you preferred option from the dropdown menu above. Read more about each tool on the Midi Hollower Range page.

    Made in the USA

    Easy Wood Tools are a high-quality product 100% designed and made in the USA.

    Why choose Easy Wood Tools

    If you are seeking an easy entry into woodturning then choose Easy Wood Tools. Here are four reasons why:

    • The tools are easy to use. You do not need developed technique. Just keep the tool flat on the tool rest and parallel to the floor. Easy.
    • Every tool comes with a fresh, sharp carbide cutter already installed. They are ready to go out of the box. Your tool also comes with a hex key that fits the cutter mounting screw, ready for when you want to rotate or replace the tip.
    • You don’t have to sharpen. Forget buying an elaborate sharpening setup. You won’t need it.
    • Negative rake cutters. Optional cutters that virtually eliminate chipping and catches when turning resins, acrylic, and other man-made materials. Very effective for hollowing, allows for smooth catch-free passes.

    This three-part Easy Wood Midi Hollower range of carbide turning tools is a great starter kit guaranteed to get you woodturning today. Read on to learn more about each of the individual tools. Watch the video’s and see how Easy Wood can ease you into wood turning.

    Midi Easy Hollower #1 – Straight Neck EWT-6601

    The first stage in turning a hollow form is to begin removing the bulk of the material from the centre of the vessel. And the Midi-Size Easy Hollower #1 is the perfect tool to do this. Tool supplied in this configuration:

    • Ci5 Standard round carbide cutter
    • 12.7 x 216mm Square Tool Bar
    • Maximum reach 102mm
    • 355mm Handle
    • 571mm Overall Length
    • Copper Ferrule, American Maple Handle

    Midi Easy Hollower #2 – Shallow Swan Neck EWT-6602

    The second stage in turning a hollow form is to remove the material located between the 9 o’clock to 11 o’clock positions, or just slightly below the curve of the vessel. This process is accomplished with the Easy Wood Tools Midi-Size Easy Hollower #2. Tool supplied in this configuration:

    • Ci5 Standard round carbide cutter
    • 9.5 x 19 x 178mm Tool Bar
    • Maximum reach 102mm
    • 355mm Handle
    • 533mm Overall Length
    • Copper Ferrule, American Maple Handle

    Midi Easy Hollower #3 – Deep Swan Neck EWT-6603

    The third and final stage of turning a hollow form is to remove the remaining material located between the 6 o’clock to 9 o’clock positions, or from under the lip of the opening to just through the curve of the vessel. This process is accomplished with the Easy Wood Tools Midi-Size Easy Hollower #3. Tool supplied in this configuration:

    • Ci5 Standard round carbide cutter
    • 9.5 x 19 x 178mm Tool Bar
    • Maximum reach 102mm
    • 355mm Handle
    • 533mm Overall Length
    • Copper Ferrule, American Maple Handle

    Midi Easy Hollower Set of 3 EWT-66-K-3

    Make life simple and buy the whole set of Easy Wood Midi Hollowers. The perfect set for all your ornamental projects and hollow forms. Kit of 3 includes:

    • Midi Easy Hollower #1 – Straight Neck EWT-6601
    • Midi Easy Hollower #2 – Shallow Swan Neck EWT-6602
    • Midi Easy Hollower #3 – Deep Swan Neck EWT-6603

    Easy to use

    Easy Wood Tools are easy to use. Unlike traditional steel turning tools, these carbide tipped tools are always held flat on the tool rest and parallel to the floor. No bevels, no vertical angles to worry about. This simplicity means that you now enjoy a short learning curve. Cut left, right, or straight on, and you’re successfully and safely turning within minutes of picking up the tool.

    Ready to use

    Easy Wood Tools come ready for use straight out of the box. Each tool is already fitted with a fresh carbide tip ready to go. All you need is a lathe, a chunk of wood and you are turning. Each tool is also supplied with a hex key ready for when you need it. 

    No sharpening ever!

    Never sharpen your tools again! When one side of the cutter gets dull, just rotate it to a new edge. When you’ve used all four edges, simply replace it with a new cutter. You do not need to buy any sharpening gear whatsoever. You do not need to spend weeks learning how to sharpen an edge.  Great if you are new to turning or simply can’t be bothered.

    Negative rake tips

    Easy Wood Tools patented Negative Rake Carbide Cutters virtually eliminate chipping and catches when turning resins, acrylic, and other composite materials. Excellent results when turning very hard woods, and very smooth finishing cuts. Very effective for hollowing, allows for smooth catch-free passes.

    Economical

    When you choose Easy Wood, all you need is a lathe and an Easy Wood Tools turning tool and you can start turning. You don’t need to buy a grinding kit or sharpening system or multiple tools to achieve your desired result. This is a great economic advantage if you are just starting out, or you just want to add a turned element to your broader woodworking.

    Safe

    Easy Wood Tools square tool bar design and resultant turning geometry means fewer catches and kickbacks. In addition, the unique Easy Wood handle design puts turning pressure into the tool rest, so you don’t tire as quickly. Turn safely for hours, late into the night.

    Easy Wood carbide

    Easy Wood manufacture their carbide cutters using a proprietary recipe to make them the hardest, sharpest, and longest lasting in the business. This means you can turn for longer without having to sharpen or replace the carbide tip. Save time, save money.

    Handmade in America

    The Easy Wood team of highly skilled men and women use time-tested techniques and American-sourced woods, metal, and carbide to make their tools. You can rest easy knowing this product is of the highest quality, made by people focused on making woodturning safer, easier and more fun.

    Brand

    Easy Wood – Midi Hollowers

    Model SKU’s

    Hollower #1 Straight: EWT-6601

    Hollower #2: Shallow Swan Neck EWT-6602

    Hollower #3: Deep Swan Neck EWT-6603

    Set of three kit: EWT-66-K-3

    Country of origin

    USA

    Warranty

    2 years limited

    Standard carbide cutter for all tool

    Ci5 Standard round: EWT-6604

    Optional Negative Rake replacement carbide cutter for all tools

    Ci5 NR round: EWT-6604-NR

    Handle length

    355mm (14”)

    Handle material

    American Maple

    Tool bar

    #1 Straight - 12.7 x 216mm Square Tool Bar

    #2 & #3 Swan Neck - 9.5 x 19 x 178mm Tool Bar

    Tool bar material

    Stainless steel

    Overall length

    #1 Straight – 571mm

    #2 & #3 Swan Neck – 533mm

    Straight Neck - 215mm Blade | 355mm Handle
    EWT-6601
    $235.00 (inc GST)
    Shallow Swan Neck - 190mm Blade | 355mm Handle
    EWT-6602
    $249.00 (inc GST)
    Deep Swan Neck - 190mm Blade | 355mm Handle
    EWT-6603
    $249.00 (inc GST)
    Kit of 3
    EWT-66-K-3
    $659.00 (inc GST)
    $733.00
     

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