LumberJocks

Ovidiu's Blog

  • Advertise with us
This blog is written by Ovidiu | 3 entries so far

Latest Entry

Woodturning in Romania #3: adjustments & first bowl

1092 days ago by Ovidiu | 1 comment »

Unfortunately I did’t remove the problem of lathe at 100%. Still warm, but I can work continuously about 1 / 2 hour. I managed to align pulleys and found a serious distributor for driving belts. These are high quality and resistant to heat. I bought 5 pieces because they are cheap, about $ 4 each.So, full of joy, I chose a piece of green walnut and I made a bowl. Before I start it turning, the wood has been outside about three months. I made a rough turn and I dried the bowl in the microwave. The method was as follows: 3 rounds of 2 minutes at medium power, alternating with about half an hour cooling off. Then I mounted in chuck and I finished turning. I finished with sandpaper an...

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase