Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Dickinson, Tx. / Denison, TX
That shape chuck would not be desirable for wood turning.
If you are new to wood turning, I would do some simple stuff first on the lathe and see if that lathe will do what you want it to.
I hate to see you spend money on an accessory that might not fit another lathe.
Retired woodworker, amongst other things, Sold full time cruising boat and now full time cruising in RV. Currently in Denison, Tx