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The patent pending made in the USA Hollow Roller™ system is a captive bar tool for safely turning hollow forms and bowls. The bar is completely captive, which allows the operator to focus on the work and art of the vessel being turned instead of on the complexity of the hollowing system. It incorporates a fully sealed bearing lubrication free roller system that eliminates drag on the bar, thus enabling a smoother flowing motion to all tool movements. By doing this, it gives the operator more control and feel while turning the work piece.

The Benefits of the Hollow Roller:

  • Safer than traditional non-captive hollowing systems
  • Easy set-up on most lathes (via accessory stud)
  • Quickly and easily removed and re-installed
  • Heavy duty, but light in overall weight
  • Perfect for beginner or experienced turners
  • The system is functional for all size lathes from mini's to full size, so you don't have to buy a new system just because you buy a new lathe.

The system comes complete with:

The Hollow Roller™ Torque Arrestor tool rest (which attaches to the lathe through the user’s existing banjo), an auxiliary height adjustable tool rest, the Carter Artisan Series 175 quick lock tool handle and the unique profile Hollow Roller™ boring bar with high speed steel scraper bit. The only other part needed is the Hollow Roller stud adaptor to fit your size lathe banjo and a desire to create unique artful vessels. A laser module and other accessories will be available for this system.

The Carter Accuright Series 175 quick lock tool handle, which comes with the system, also has the added benefit of allowing the use of other tools like gouges and scrapers. This gives the purchaser a high quality tool handle for use outside of the Hollow Roller™ system. The Accuright 175 handle comes with a stock 5/8” collet, but can accommodate any size round bar up to 3/4” with additional collets available from Carter in the Accuright Tool handle section. Another tried and tested feature of the Accuright series handle is its large internal cavity which allows for the addition of sand, shot or any other material to add weight and increase dampening when in use.

To fit the Hollow Roller on your lathe, you must purchase a Hollow Roller Mounting stud to attach the Hollow Roller to your lathe banjo.

Item# Description Price Quantity
4227 Carter Hollow Roller $359.99

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5/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 0625-35

Mounting stud & stop Collar for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Delta Midi, Jet Mini 1014, Jet Midi 1220, Nova Mercury, Rikon Mini and most Mini and Midi Lathes with 5/8" tool rest post.

Item# Description Price Quantity
4228 5/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud / 0625-35 $19.95

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3/4" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 0750-35

3/4" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 0750-35

Mounting stud for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Craftsman, Grizzly regular and HD, Nova Comet, One way 1018 and most lathes with 3/4" tool rest post

Item# Description Price Quantity
4229 3/4" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 0750-35 $19.95

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1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-45

1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-45

Mounting stud for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Delta 46-700/701, General 260, Jet 1236, Jet 1442, Jet 1642, Nova 1500, Nova 3000, Oneway 1224, Oneway 1640 and most lathes with 1" tool rest post (This stud pack includes a second lengthened stud for the secondary tool rest)

Item# Description Price Quantity
4230 1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-45 $24.95

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1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-60

1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-60

Mounting stud for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Laguna 1643, Oneway 2036, Oneway 2436, Powermatic 3520, Powermatic 4224 and lathes with longer post 1" tool rest. (This stud pack includes a second lengthened stud for the secondary tool rest)

Item# Description Price Quantity
4232 1" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1000-60 $24.99

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1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-45

1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-45

Mounting stud for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Powermatic 45 and Powermatic 90 Lathes and lathes with 1 1/8"" tool rest post. (This stud pack includes a second lengthened stud for the secondary tool rest)

Item# Description Price Quantity
4231 1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-45 $24.95

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1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-65

1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-65

Mounting stud for the Carter Hollow Roller™ Vessel Turning System. This stud will adapt the Hollow Roller™ to Powermatic 3520 and lathes with longer 1 1/8"" tool rest post. (This stud pack includes a second lengthened stud for the secondary tool rest)

Item# Description Price Quantity
4233 1-1/8" Hollow Roller™ Mounting Stud 1125-65 $24.95

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Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide

Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide
Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide

The Carter Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide provides a visible wall thickness and depth indicator that allows the user to see when the wall thickness is at the desired measurement or the cutter head is at the desired depth. This thickness is set by the turner prior to inserting the cutting tool into the piece. The system comes with the easy to mount and adjust laser assembly that attaches directly to the Hollow Roller boring bar. Laser assembly and all necessary hardware to set up and use the laser is included. Operates on 2 AAA (included)

Features:

  • Easily attached, adjusted and quickly removable
  • Clean and safe internal wiring with quick on off switch located at base
  • Operates on 2 readily available AAA batteries which are housed internally in the tube.
Item# Description Price Quantity
4235 Hollow Roller™ Laser Guide $149.00

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High Speed Steel Replacement Cutter for Hollow Roller™

High Speed Steel Replacement Cutter for Hollow Roller™

Replacement high speed steel cutter bit for Hollow Roller™ turning system. This bit is great all around bit that is perfect for all wood types. Exact replacement for standard HSS bit that ships stock with every Hollow Roller™. Can be re-ground using the Carter high speed steel sharpening jig.

Item# Description Price Quantity
4234 High Speed Steel Replacement Cutter for Hollow Roller™ $19.95

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Hunter™ Carbide Bit and Mount for the Hollow Roller™

High Speed Steel Replacement Cutter for Hollow Roller™

The Hunter™ brand Carbide bit for the Carter Hollow Roller™ system provides a super sharp edged tool that needs no grinding or sharpening of any kind. Compared to high speed steel this bit will last 20-30 times longer and since the bit is round all that is needed to return to sharp is a rotation of the cutter head. Once the entire head is dulled it can simply be replaced with a new bit with the turn of one screw. The tool comes complete with the mounting shank, Hunter Hollow Roller Carbide bit, torx screw and wrench.

Item# Description Price Quantity
4236 Hunter™ Carbide Bit and Mount for the Hollow Roller™ $69.95