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Spinning wheel #1: Let the head scratching begin!!

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Blog entry by Alongiron posted 08-10-2016 01:21 AM 552 reads 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I have not posted for awhile. Been busy with having Grand babies and birthdays and upcoming Wedding and house flooded. Anyway… I have started an heirloom project for some close friends of ours…A spinning wheel. Lots of turned cherry and lots more to go. I will post progress pictures as I move along. Toughest thing I have attempted to make…ever!!

Thanks to my good buddy Jim Jakosh for helping me with the hub

Working on the tension screw and carrier pin

Stay tuned for more as I move along !

Steve

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien



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andy_P

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#1 posted 08-10-2016 06:14 PM

Have fun with it, Steve. I have to hand it to you; besides not having a lathe, I don’t think I would tackle that one. Looking forward to seeing it progress.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 08-11-2016 05:01 PM

Hi Steve. Glad to see all the spokes fit the hub okay!!

Good progress!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Gregg M.

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#3 posted 08-29-2016 03:00 PM

Looks awesome Jim.

-- Marvel Woodworking, West Chester, PA - http://www.MarvelWoodworking.com

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