Click here for the demo handout PDF.
I am not very happy with this handout. I need to make a better one.
Continue reading Carl’s TV Hollowing Rig
If you have a Munro Hollower II then you probably have discovered that the Button Head Cap Screws (bolts) on the bottom are not the greatest. The allen head wrench hole in the heads strips out easily because the hole is to shallow.
Continue reading Better Bolt for Munro Hollower II
Click here for the PDF demo handout.
The Munro Hollower2 is a great tool for making vases and hollow forms.
This demo shows how I hollow a bowl and vase with the Munro Hollower 2. I cover lots of tips and tricks that will allow you to hit the ground running and quickly learn to love the Munro Hollower 2.
I start by hollowing a bowl with a deeply under cut rim. This allows me to show how the hollower cuts on the outside of a bowl where you can see it. Then I go inside the bowl and under cut the rim with the hollower. If time permits, I then hollow the inside of a big mouth vase.
I also have a newer “Carl’s TV Hollowing Rig” blog entry. Click here for that blog entry.
A replacement Carbide Cutter for the Munro Hollower II is $20+ from
numerous commercial retailers.
The "12mm Round Shear Insert Fits 4 Tool RD12S" from Az Carbide is the same product for only $12.
I have several of them from Az Carbide and they work fine! Continue reading Munro Carbide Cutter