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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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Tornado damage, what next?

09-25-2018 01:18 PM by Bill Szydlo

I am looking for some advice. Last week a tornado went through my property. ...

3 09-25-2018 02:09 PM
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is this spalting

09-25-2018 04:32 AM by Karda

I cut up a black birch billet and when I cut the blanks I found this pattern,...

2 09-25-2018 05:17 AM
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Craigslist $100 lathe

09-24-2018 06:05 PM by DDWW

I grabbed this off Craigslist. Its a bit of an oddball 1hp lathe. Yo...

9 09-24-2018 08:32 PM
View Karda's profile

advice on mounting a blank

09-23-2018 05:56 AM by Karda

I have a bowl blank I am not sure how to mount. the part that would be the lo...

9 09-24-2018 06:03 PM
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Want to turn a pepper mill - Questions about the Penn state industries kits.

09-24-2018 12:30 PM by Jeremymcon

I’m am relatively new to turning, and would like to try to turn a peppe...

5 09-24-2018 04:30 PM
View Karda's profile

high spot at bottom of bowl

09-22-2018 06:00 AM by Karda

Hi, I cannot figure out and easy fix for this. When I am flattening the botto...

14 09-24-2018 03:29 AM
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need advice about walnut

09-23-2018 02:19 AM by Karda

Hi, I have been turning black walnut lately and have been having a terrible t...

8 09-24-2018 02:07 AM
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Worlds First Live Edge Trivet!

09-22-2018 09:39 PM by Madrona… Actual...

2 09-22-2018 10:33 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Resin Casters and Turners

09-19-2018 08:39 PM by Jack Lewis

Is any one interested in small wedges and cutoffs as resin fillers in your tu...

4 09-20-2018 08:55 PM
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live centers and drill chucks

08-21-2018 02:52 PM by Nubsnstubs

Years ago when I was pursuing my Live Center Steady invention, I purchased a ...

4 09-20-2018 03:23 PM
View Fuldraw's profile

Is this a good lathe And what is it worth?

09-10-2018 02:07 AM by Fuldraw

I just got offered this lathe for $500 I know zero about them but have wanted...

13 09-19-2018 02:26 PM
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Just Got My Lathe, Now What? Wood Turner's Resource for Newbies

12-30-2017 04:17 PM by RPhillips

I have been woodworking off and on most of my life in some form or another. I...

86 09-18-2018 09:36 PM
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Rough finish off the tool

09-15-2018 07:16 PM by coopersdad

I’m a very new turner, still falling off the learning curve a lot. My ...

9 09-17-2018 02:30 PM
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Skew chisel

09-12-2018 06:55 AM by TDSpade

As I am turning larger diameter vase sizes on my lathe, up to 6 inches for no...

7 09-17-2018 10:28 AM
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Bowl gouge dulling quickly

09-05-2018 08:33 AM by JoshNZ

Just wondering if anyone can shed any light on why my bowl gouge dulls so qui...

16 09-16-2018 12:44 PM
View RPhillips's profile

MIDI Lathe Chuck Advice

08-27-2018 12:37 AM by RPhillips

I have a Jet 1221VS lathe and I really need to get a chuck. From my reading, ...

22 09-14-2018 09:48 PM
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Lathe decisions

09-07-2018 05:06 PM by mramseyISU

So I’m thinking about buying a lathe for my shop. I haven’t touch...

14 09-11-2018 07:11 PM
View Madrona's profile

Need a Quick and Easy Craft Show Idea?

09-07-2018 05:55 PM by Madrona

Watch The Video: I know the...

2 09-11-2018 05:51 PM
View Bruyet's profile

Need some sage advise for my next lathe

09-04-2018 08:24 PM by Bruyet

I’m 3 1/2 years into my woodturning addiction, and am six months away f...

20 09-11-2018 01:25 PM
View Mark's profile

General 25-200

09-08-2018 03:38 PM by Mark

About a week ago I overloaded my lathe with an un balanced load and too high ...

8 09-10-2018 11:14 PM

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