Czextruder is a robust, metal, high-quality Czech product for polymer clay designed to be used with a cordless drilling machine.
• Sturdy design
• Trapezoidal threaded rod
• Made of robust steal material
• Compatible with a cordless drill
• Removable handle
• Attractive look
• Size: XL 12 cm, XXL 20 cm
- Remove Czextruder and attachments from the package. If you want to use the cordless drill then continue with step no. 4.
- Loosen and unscrew hex end extension for a cordless drill.
- Now screw in the cranked handle (Z shape) to the threaded rod, up to the end. Tighten the jam nut using a mini wrench to hold the handle in its place.
- Loosen up and unscrew the upper cap and take it out together with the threaded rod.
- Slide/rewind the upper cap all the way to the bottom of the threaded rod, as seen in the picture.
- Insert the cylinder with two o-rings into the tube/barrel and push it about 2 centimetres inside.
- Put on and screw in the upper cap with a threaded rod.
- Loosen and unscrew the bottom cap (the part where you insert a disk) of the tube/barrel.
- Remove small disk with a pattern from disk container (mini CD) by twisting motion.
- Use nail clippers to nip off the connection nubs. Or clean the connection nubs with small file or sandpaper.
- The mini disk is now ready for use/insertion into Czextruder’s bottom cap.
- Load well-prepared clay into the tube/barrel.
- Now insert the disk into the bottom cap and screw it back in.
- Czextruder is now ready for use. Spin the handle/cordless drill until the trapezoidal thread is not visible anymore, that means you’ve extruded everything. You must stop extruding at this point. Otherwise, you could damage your Czextruder.
- Loosen and unscrew the bottom cap of the tube/barrel the part where you insert an extruding disk). Spin the handle/cordless drill and start gradually pushing out the grey cylinder with two o-rings. Remove the cylinder from the tube/barrel and eventually clean it.
Now continue with step no. 4.
Ways of extruding
Extruding by hand
Handle for Czextruder lets you work without the need of cordless drilling machine. It‘s included in every package.
Extruding with the cordless drill
Adapter for cordless drill significantly simplifies work with Czextruder. It‘s included in every package.
Czextruder XL mounting
LC Vise and LC Tile are included in every “ALL IN ONE” XL set. It lets you mount your Czextruder to the LC Tile using LC Vise for much easier extruding.
Czextruder XXL mounting
LC Vise + supporting LC Vise HD and LC Tile are included in every “ALL IN ONE” XXL set. It lets you mount your Czextruder to the LC Tile using LC Vise and even has a second
supporting Vise for even better grip and much easier extruding.
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