Woodturners of South West Florida
Highlights of May 2005 Meeting
  Four Different Hollowing Systems Demonstrated
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Gene Chestnut - Hollowing Tool Demo
Gene Chestnut explains the use of his
homemade hollowing system with laser attachment.

Hollowing laser guidance at work 
Note the bright red laser dot on the outer left side of the form.

Dan Swanson tries Gene's hollowing tool
Dan Swanson tries out Gene's hollowing tool.

Allen Quandee's hollowing system
Allen Quandee explains the advantages of  his homemade hollowing system
and laser made from square stock
Allen Quandee Hollowing system
Allen's system and laser attachment
viewed from the front.

Allen Q's hollowing system
Allen's wooden steady rest travels well,

Phil Krym's Hollowing setup

Phil Krym's showed the versatility of his homemade hollowing system.

Phil Krym's hollowing setup closeup

Phil's sytem is smaller than some others, but has great range.
Phil Krym's tips & attachments
Phil Krym's hollowing tips & attachments can reach virtually any angle.
Steve Duncan's hollowing system
Steve Duncan's commercially sold (Kelton) hollowing system.
Steve is ready to sell this one, and build one like the others he saw tonight

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