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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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Carbide Tool History

Today at 03:03 AM by Wildwood

Did not want to post this in Carbide-cutter-scraper thread think we beat that...

0 Today at 03:03 AM
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carbide cutters or scrapers?

Yesterday at 11:43 AM by REO

Hi, I have been turning a few years now. I have used carbide for wood turning...

13 Today at 11:20 AM
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My brand new Dewalt lathe...

Yesterday at 02:32 PM by DKV

Just finished painting and reassembling. In between the build and the paint ...

6 Yesterday at 11:02 PM
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Chalk this one up to practice

08-31-2014 at 07:17 AM by Troy Cleckler

I’m just getting interested in turning from logs and this was my first ...

8 Yesterday at 03:13 PM
View Geophyrd's profile

I have the 12x33 3/8 Harbor Freight Lathe, the one with the reversible head

08-30-2014 at 08:37 AM by Geophyrd

I’m asking anyone familiar with this lathe for advice….does anyo...

2 Yesterday at 07:38 AM
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Carbide inserts

08-01-2014 at 10:07 AM by moke

For those of you that use some carbide insert turning tools. have you noticed...

15 08-28-2014 at 05:26 PM
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Good Polychromatic Example

08-23-2014 at 11:56 AM by Wildwood

The other day talked about polychromatic wood turnings, here is a fine exampl...

3 08-28-2014 at 04:55 AM
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Headstock hand wheel

08-26-2014 at 08:19 AM by Troy Cleckler

Has anyone made a hand wheel for a Jet 1236? The shaft is threaded internally...

2 08-27-2014 at 07:53 AM
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08-25-2014 at 09:18 AM by Troy Cleckler

I’ve got two cherry logs that I’ve been storing in my shop for se...

4 08-26-2014 at 03:07 PM
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Finishing advice/ help chess set/ walnut table

07-09-2014 at 06:42 PM by jasont

hello I am just about to start turning a chess set and was wonder what woul...

4 08-24-2014 at 07:42 PM
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Old Delta Lathe Acquisition and Issues

12-01-2013 at 03:49 PM by ownafixerupper

Howdy all—-and thanks in advance for your thoughts and suggestions. ...

12 08-24-2014 at 07:18 PM
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Is this normal for birch?

08-22-2014 at 04:20 PM by NaptownWood

Is this staining normal for birch? It was about a 14”dia log. Was gree...

7 08-23-2014 at 04:35 PM
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Safe Turning Glued Timber.

08-16-2014 at 03:29 PM by Cliff

G’day, Imagine a piece of wood 6 inches wide and any thickness from ...

32 08-23-2014 at 02:58 AM
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ceramic tiles

08-22-2014 at 01:40 PM by johnintecumseh

Hey all of you LJ s..question about glazed ceramic tiles 3” 4” ...

0 08-22-2014 at 01:40 PM
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Question about using metal turning lathe for turning wood.

08-21-2014 at 07:37 AM by splatman

This is a question about whether it’s good at all to use a metal turnin...

8 08-21-2014 at 11:25 PM
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Help with a collet chuck

07-28-2014 at 04:29 AM by Biggamefish

I received a collet chuck system.. I also bought some mandrels to use with i...

18 08-21-2014 at 11:52 AM
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looking for a good used lathe

08-20-2014 at 04:32 PM by RustyCutts

I’m not sure if this is where i need to post….My husband has been...

1 08-21-2014 at 04:58 AM
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Best duplicator for the money?

08-07-2014 at 10:27 AM by Micahm

Looking for lathe duplicator for my Jet EVS 2hp. What are some good quality w...

12 08-20-2014 at 02:08 PM
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WTB: VS minilathe

08-18-2014 at 01:19 PM by Pault28

Hello all,I’m looking to replace my craftsman lathe with a newer, bette...

7 08-19-2014 at 09:00 AM
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Antique Coffee Grinders

08-18-2014 at 08:54 PM by chuditch

G’day…does anyone know where I can get Antique Coffee Grinder Kit...

2 08-19-2014 at 04:21 AM

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