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Homemade 5C Collet Closer
JimGlass on chaski.org
Homemade collet closer machined from a 1" water pipe with one ended threaded for a 5C collet. A Delrin ring at the center of the pipe helps guide the drawbar, while a Delrin bushing at the end centers the bar to the spindle bore. The handle is 3" diameter CRS welded to the water pipe.
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