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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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The biggest lathe I have ever seen!

05-06-2016 02:02 AM by konnon6

I was down in Mexico getting some leatherwork done, when I herd this load thu...

12 05-06-2016 10:48 PM
View bigblockyeti's profile

Turning, how big is too big?

04-29-2016 06:17 PM by bigblockyeti

Just because you have the capacity to turn something large does necessarily m...

31 05-06-2016 01:03 PM
View Sawdust2012's profile

General 25-200 -- anyone want to weigh in?

05-04-2016 07:45 PM by Sawdust2012

On paper, I cant figure why this isn’t more popular. Does anyone have ...

5 05-06-2016 11:52 AM
View PaulW's profile

Chuck adaptor

05-01-2016 09:31 PM by PaulW

I recently bought the NOVA SuperNOVA2 23055 chuck. But it does fit my lathe, ...

9 05-06-2016 05:58 AM
View Belg1960's profile

Who's selling carbide tools

05-04-2016 11:26 PM by Belg1960

Guys, I thought I remember someone posting these for sale but can’t see...

8 05-05-2016 11:37 PM
View moke's profile

X-Y Compound table for a wood lathe

04-27-2016 05:27 PM by moke

I bought a Laguana Revo 18/36 wood lathe that I posted earlier. I need to ma...

15 05-04-2016 09:46 AM
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Revo 18-36

03-11-2016 07:32 PM by moke

I’ve been watching the reviews and have not seen one, so I guess I̵...

27 05-03-2016 05:00 PM
View JoeinGa's profile

AMT lathe tools??

05-02-2016 03:46 PM by JoeinGa

I was picking up a couple cans of spray lacquer in WallyWorld and I hear the ...

9 05-03-2016 03:53 PM
View WeathertopMill's profile

Jaw Chuck For A Craftsman Tube Bed Lathe

05-02-2016 09:50 PM by WeathertopMill

I am looking for a jaw chuck that will fit the old tube bed craftsman lathe. ...

6 05-03-2016 12:00 PM
View Mike789's profile

Excelsior mini lathe

05-01-2016 06:22 PM by Mike789

I just was given an Excelsior mini lathe from my wife as a wedding anniversar...

2 05-02-2016 11:12 AM
View bp18's profile

Norway Maple

05-01-2016 09:28 PM by bp18

Unfortunately, our Norway Maple tree has to come down. However, I am wonde...

2 05-02-2016 02:28 AM
View davyj's profile

drying with silica gel

04-30-2016 02:01 PM by davyj

I am experimenting with drying green/wet wood, (small pieces), for turning. h...

11 05-01-2016 01:26 PM
View Woodcut1's profile

Pen finishing

04-29-2016 07:55 PM by Woodcut1

Right now I use EEE, then Mylands cellulose sealer Then Mylands frictions pol...

4 04-30-2016 11:19 PM
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04-28-2016 01:12 PM by toyguy

I am very sad to announce the passing of a good old friend and well known woo...

7 04-30-2016 04:41 PM
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Pen turning

04-25-2016 08:27 PM by Woodcut1

Does anyone have any recommendations as to a good company to purchase pen sup...

14 04-29-2016 07:39 PM
View Nikki's profile

Is it possible to turn acrylic that's been glued to wood?

04-17-2016 02:27 PM by Nikki

I am thinking that it would probably depend on the type of glue being used. T...

21 04-27-2016 04:16 AM
View jkn09's profile

Lathe question from a first-timer

04-20-2016 02:36 PM by jkn09

I’ve never turned anything, but my buddy bought a house with a shop ful...

16 04-26-2016 01:22 AM
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M2 high speed steel

04-18-2016 05:22 AM by loiblb

I like the feel of these things but. My Packard extra heavy duty scrapers mad...

9 04-25-2016 11:02 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Finished today.

04-22-2016 11:04 PM by Jack Lewis

Found this 10.5” x 4 ” bowl under a trash can of shavings. It is...

4 04-23-2016 05:43 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

First citrus bowl turned

02-21-2016 04:09 PM by Jack Lewis

My first attempt at a new wood (for me), “citrus” obtained from C...

12 04-22-2016 11:11 PM

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