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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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Turned aged cedar cup

12-18-2017 10:22 AM by LKaan

Hello everyone, I’m LKaan. I’m very new to wood turning...

8 12-18-2017 09:59 PM
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turning speed

12-17-2017 08:02 AM by Karda

I am turning nice piece of dried cherry but am getting a lot of tear out and...

13 12-18-2017 09:58 PM
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Which CA glue for natural edges?

12-18-2017 12:06 PM by David Smith

I’m new to woodturning after 4+ decades of being a “square woodwo...

3 12-18-2017 03:13 PM
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Questions about where to put my new Nova 1624 lathe

09-24-2017 01:49 PM by David Smith

I just bought a Nova 1624 lathe from Woodcraft in OKC and will be picking it ...

39 12-17-2017 10:13 PM
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Vacuum adapter

12-17-2017 05:54 PM by telrite

So I phoned JT Tools and was told they no longer make the vacuum adapter for ...

0 12-17-2017 05:54 PM
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Phoenix turners

12-17-2017 03:13 PM by Knockonit

I find myself awash with large mesquite logs, (say 10-maybe 24’’ ...

0 12-17-2017 03:13 PM
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Router Woes

12-14-2017 03:35 PM by eyflfla

Hi, so I make mazes. I really like carving them into wood. In my teen years...

11 12-17-2017 01:13 PM
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12-15-2017 11:30 PM by Rhickman

Hey everyone, So I just picked up my first lathe, its a Craftex CX803. I&#...

9 12-16-2017 09:50 PM
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Clogged/White Pits in Walnut and Purple Heart

11-20-2017 02:29 AM by Shaun

Hi Everyone I’ve been pen turning for the last 5 months or so. I thi...

11 12-16-2017 07:28 PM
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My lathe is broke!

12-15-2017 07:18 PM by Bobholmes33

I just got room for a lathe that was given to me by my grand father and hooke...

16 12-16-2017 01:39 AM
View Karda's profile

CA crack filling

12-13-2017 10:50 PM by Karda

Hi I am rough turning a maple bowl that has developed some cracks. The wood h...

17 12-15-2017 12:15 AM
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toolmark lathe duplicator

11-03-2014 09:54 PM by Gespanne

I have a Toolmark Lathe Duplicator, made in Minneapolis, model 3010. I bough...

19 12-13-2017 06:49 PM
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Toolmark Lathe Duplicator, model 3010, Parts

12-12-2017 07:58 PM by AJPWOOD

Hey all I inherited a Toolmark Lathe Duplicator…. and it is missing...

0 12-12-2017 07:58 PM
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Question on Segmented Turning

12-11-2017 06:25 PM by MrFid

Hi folks, I am making my first voyage into segmented turning, and I have m...

3 12-11-2017 07:59 PM
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1624 ll wood lathe

11-20-2017 07:58 PM by Charlie75

I am kind of interested in this lathe. It seems to be new because I can’...

8 12-10-2017 01:16 PM
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Junk Wood Bowl - 2nd Try

11-11-2017 07:08 AM by Madrona

I’ve given my junk wood, or weed wood, another try. This bowl turned o...

3 12-10-2017 11:54 AM
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NOVA 1624/44 belt replacement

11-30-2017 03:03 AM by ginasdad

I recently had to replace the drive belt on my Nova 1624 lathe and was in con...

2 12-10-2017 11:36 AM
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Sharpening bowl gouges with a Worksharp 3000.

12-07-2017 10:19 PM by MikeUT

I have been sharpening my gouges freehand since I starting turning a year ago...

9 12-10-2017 12:19 AM
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Newbie Q: finish for stabilized junk wood pens?

12-09-2017 04:23 PM by Abter

I have some sentimental “junk wood” that I would like to turn int...

2 12-09-2017 10:09 PM
View Karda's profile

lathe turns very slow HELP

11-19-2017 11:18 PM by Karda

I took a piece off the lathe to cut and put it uped the hi speed back on and...

52 12-08-2017 02:24 AM

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