About Our Wood Lathe Steady Rests

The Sheffield WoodTurning professional grade wood lathe steady rest is designed to fit your 24", 22", 20", 18", 16" or 12" swing lathe. The steady rest is an essential lathe tool for the wood turner, helping reduce vibration caused by the natural flexibility of wood. This multipurpose tool provides support for bowls, hollow forms and spindle work, and will greatly increase safety for the wood turner.


Sheffield WoodTurning steady rests are designed to work with a variety of wood lathes. Select the model that fits the swing over bed and bed gap dimensions of your lathe.​

Request a Custom Foot Clamp to Fit Your Lathe's Bed Gap!

We can custom size the foot clamp free of charge to fit your lathe's bed gap. Simply place an order for the steady rest that matches your lathe's swing dimension, then use the contact page to provide the bed gap width of your lathe. We will promptly respond with an estimated delivery time.