Currently available Pencil Chuck
Image courtesy of Lindow Machine Works
A Pencil Chuck is a specialized version of a dome chuck (usually with a longer base) with an attached dead center as a tail stock.
The Pencil Chuck is used to hold long slender objects - things like pen barrels.
Pencil Chucks are sometimes called Pillar Chucks.
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If you are really into making pens, this can be quite useful. Otherwise, you can delay getting one of these.