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My lathe journeys. #29: .. First thing I turned with the new lathe.

05-16-2015 09:53 PM by JoeinGa | 8 comments »

New lathe, all set up and ready to go and I realize I dont have any blanks glued up to turn bowls … CRAP ! Looking around the shop to see what I can try out I spy a branch of walnut someone gave me last year. It’s been in his shop for a coupe years and is good to go. I still have some of that 5/8” aluminum bar stock that I used to make carbide tools with, so why not make another and this can be a handle? So I cut off about 11” and put it between the centers. ...It was not quite straight and the bark was flying everywhere when I started turning! Came up with this basic shape. ...Here’s a shot after the first coat of Danish oil...I ground the square aluminum b...

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