Designed by famous French woodturner, Jean Francois Escoulen,
the Vicmarc Escoulen Chuck represents the gold standard for off-center
and eccentric turning. This unique chuck is manufactured
exclusively by Vicmarc.
The Escoulen Chuck expands the possibilities for off center
turning and its array of accessories provide a convenient means for
exploring the limitless realms of eccentric turning.
The Escoulen chuck features an infinitely variable axis setting
capacity. With the range of 0 to 1 5/16 inches (0-30mm) each setting
presents a different turning axis. In addition, the rotating cup chuck
allows you to create an even wider variety of shapes, depending on the
Adding the optional Faceplate/Ball set and optional Ball Swivel to the
provides three axis capability for work pieces. This option allows
pieces to be swiveled
up to 15° off the z-axis for even more flexible turning.
The combination of several shapes on a single piece, without having to
remove the work piece, enables the creative turner to make very personalized
and highly creative originals.
Manufactured from K1045 (cold drawn, high
temperature stress relieved medium tensile steel) gives all
Vicmarc chucks high durability ensuring a long life even under heavy
duty professional use. The very high
quality finish significantly reduces susceptibility to rust. Vicmarc chucks
have a large variety of accessories that provide almost limitless
holding configurations. All Vicmarc chucks are guaranteed for one
year against any defects due to workmanship.
Prices listed below do not include shipping / handling charges or any
required State or local taxes