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Changing the Collet in the Turbo 300 Turbine

How to Change the Collet (or Chuck) in the Turbo 300 High Speed Handpiece It most likely will not happen for many years, but eventually the collet (also called the CHUCK)  in the Turbo 300 handpiece will wear out.  You’ll know when it’s time to replace it because the burs will slide into the collet […]

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Shofu Lab Air Z Collet Replacement Process

How to Replace the Collet in the Shofu Lab Air Z (Oil Free) High Speed Handpiece The collet or chuck is the part inside the shaft of the turbine that holds onto the bur itself.  It is made to take the abuse of the bit sliding in and out. However, due to the bur sliding […]

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Turbine Replacement Process – NSK Presto

How to Replace the Turbine Cartridge in the NSK Presto High Speed Handpiece The NSK Presto High Speed Engraving Tool comes with a 90 day limited warranty on the handpiece and the turbine cartridge. With proper use, it will last much longer that that and provide years of vibration free, (and very quiet), operation. However, […]

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Collet Replacement Process – NSK Presto

How to Replace the Collet in your NSK Presto – High Speed Engraving Handpiece The Chuck or Collet is the part of your turbine that “holds” onto the bits – keeping them snug in your handpiece while you carve or engrave. .The collet is a wearable part of all high speed handpieces that simply wears […]

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Turbine Cleaning – Maintenance

How to Clean your High Speed Turbine using Oil Flushing Technique Flushing your high speed engraving turbine with oil is a good way to clean it out without removing the turbine from the handpiece. Proper maintenance of your high speed engraving turbine (yes – cleaning) will keep it in top shape for many years of […]

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