New Spindle
Original Spindle

(both are 1 inch diameter)
MT2 Spindle

In 2007, Jon Magill designed a Rose Engine lathe built from a half (1/2) sheet of MDF. That machine's spindle is solid with 1-8 threads.

Works with
Original MDF Rose Engine
MDF Rose Engine 2.0

This spindle is designed for the MDF Rose Engine Lathe 2.0, but can also be used on the current MDF Rose Engine Lathes.

The spindle's nose has a #2 morse taper, and comes with an adapter for either 1"-8 or 11/4"-8, along with a draw bar. Select the adapter that fits your chuck.

Price List
Item Price
#2 MT Spindle, also includes:
  • #2 MT Adapter (Specify threading desired: 1-8 or 11/4-8)
  • 3/8-16 threaded rod, 15 inches long
  • Ribbed Plastic Comfort-Grip Knob
$ 295

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