Alan Hart's Blog

  • Advertise with us
This blog is written by Alan Hart | 7 entries so far

Latest Entry

Need some help from wood turners.

03-06-2012 08:22 PM by Alan Hart | 5 comments »

My son is 12 years old and wants to turn pens. I have a lathe and have turned a few pens and a couple of other things just trying to learn. We (he) turned a couple pens this past weekend but I’m not sure if we’re doing it the right way. Is there a good book or DVD that explains how to turn pens, all kinds. After that I think he might want to get into turning other things like bowls and vases, is there a good book or DVD for that. I really want to teach and learn the correct and safe way of working on the lathe. Sunday in the afternoon he comes up to me and says he wants to turn a pen. So we go downstairs to show him what to do. I had the lathe set up around Christmas time b...

Read this entry »

Older Entries

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase