Torquata Modular Tool Rest Stems

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    Torquata Modular Tool Rest Stems

    Having problems with your tool rest? Is it all banged up and notched so you can’t produce a smooth cut? The Modular Tool Rest System from Torquata is the solution. Made from hardened steel, they are the perfect upgrade for your wood lathe.

    The Torquata Modular Tool Rest Stems are available in four diameters, please select your preferred option from the dropdown menu.

    Most turners have problems with their lathe tool rest. As the rest wears, it becomes very difficult to produce a smooth action along the rest when trying to take an even cut. Torquata’s Modular Tool Rests are made from smooth hardened steel and will eliminate this problem. This Modular Tool Rest System makes turning easy, increasing your turning pleasure and delivering great results.

    Torquata tool rest stems

    Torquata Tool Rest Stems are available in four diameters, choose your preferred option from the dropdown menu above. Read on to learn how to choose the correct stem for your lathe. The tool rest crossbar will fit easily and snuggly to your stem, all you need is an Allen key to tighten. All the stems and cross bars in the Torquata modular range are interchangeable. So once you have a stem, you can just keep on adding different crossbars to your hearts content.

    Build your modular system

    Build the perfect Modular Tool Rest for your lathe in three simple steps.

    STEP 1 - Choose the Tool Rest Stem that fits your lathe. Stems available include 15.9mm (5/8’), 19.0mm (3/4”), 25mm, and 25.4mm (1.0”) in diameter. Choose your preferred stem from the dropdown menu above.

    STEP 2 - Choose from the crossbar range the one that suits your work. Crossbars are available include 102mm (4.0”), 152mm (6.0”) in length. Also available are 230mm Internal and External S-Shaped crossbars. Visit the Torquata Straight Crossbar or S-Shaped Crossbar product pages to learn more.

    STEP 3 – Screw them together and get turning on any compatible lathe! Do you own a Sherwood Lathe? check the COMPATIBILITY page and see what stems suit your lathe.

    Specifications

    • Stems are available in four diameters and lengths, check the dropdown menu above
    • All stems and crossbars in the range are interchangeable
    • 6mm Allen key tightening socket
    • Made from hardened steel

    Lifetime warranty

    All Torquata products are backed by a limited lifetime warranty. Turn easy knowing you are covered.

    About Torquata

    Torquata produce a range of router bits, saw blades, woodturning tools and woodworking accessories specified for the Australian woodworker. Torquata tools economical, versatile and well made. Torquata tools are your economical entry into quality woodturning.

    Use this table to assess what Torquata Modular Tool Rest Stem suit your Sherwood lathe.

    Sherwood Lathe

    Product Code

    Description

    Standard Banjo Stem Size

    Compatible Torquata Modular Stems

    SWL-1218-VS

     

    Sherwood mini lathe 300 x 450mm 550W VS

     

    25.4mm

    1.0”

    TRMS-254

     

    MC-1642-VX

     

    Sherwood lathe 406 x 1050mm 1500W EVS

    25mm

    TRMS-250

    MC-1624-VF

    Sherwood lathe 400 x 610mm 1500W EVS

    25.4mm 

    1.0"

    TRMS-254

    MC-1443

    Sherwood lathe 350 x 1100mm 750W

    25.4mm 

    1.0"

    TRMS-254

    MC-1324-VX

    Sherwood lathe 330 x 610mm 750W EVS

    25mm

    TRMS-250

    MC-1236

    Sherwood lathe 300 x 900mm 550W

    25.4mm 

    1.0"

    TRMS-254

    MC-1420-VF

    Sherwood lathe 250 x 510mm 750W EVS

    25.4mm 

    1.0"

    TRMS-254

    15.9mm (5/8in)
    TRMS-159
    $9.90 June Sale! (inc GST)
    RRP: $11.90
    19mm (3/4in)
    TRMS-190
    $11.50 June Sale! (inc GST)
    RRP: $13.90
    25mm (Metric)
    TRMS-250
    $14.50 June Sale! (inc GST)
    RRP: $17.90
    25.4mm (1in)
    TRMS-254
    $14.50 June Sale! (inc GST)
    RRP: $17.90
     

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