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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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Any opinions on this lathe? Wards powrkraft from 1940

10-26-2016 03:05 PM by vintageguy64

Hey folks,I am a bit of a newbie to the forum, and a newbie to woodworking as...

17 10-27-2016 01:46 PM
View Notw's profile (online now)

Carbide wood turning tools

10-11-2016 01:51 AM by Notw

I have begun making my own carbide turning tool and have already flattened a ...

34 10-27-2016 03:02 AM
View Jack Lewis's profile

I have developed a foolproof way

10-22-2016 12:14 AM by Jack Lewis

I have developed a foolproof way of locating a lost tool that is holding up a...

36 10-26-2016 01:52 PM
View Wildwood's profile

End Checkig,Sealing & Mold

10-24-2016 07:07 PM by Wildwood

As wood turners we stress end sealing blanks cut from logs and I ...

3 10-25-2016 11:33 PM
View Mark's profile

OB shine juice

10-21-2016 05:09 PM by Mark

Morning all. I’ve just finished a dyed maple vase (pics to come). I f...

6 10-25-2016 08:08 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

CBN wheels/sharpening in general

10-25-2016 02:11 AM by Gixxerjoe04

Since I’m finally going getting into traditional turning, going to have...

13 10-25-2016 05:36 PM
View madebyhand's profile

Advice on motor for pre-WWII Delta 1460 lathe

10-11-2016 12:36 PM by madebyhand

I just purchased this pre-WWII lathe from a guy who’s dad bought it...

29 10-25-2016 04:48 AM
View loiblb's profile

In trouble with my lathe

10-23-2016 02:28 PM by loiblb

I have been turning a few pens. Just up to 5 now. The trouble is now that is ...

3 10-23-2016 03:46 PM
View John's profile

New to turning, looking to buy my first chuck.

10-21-2016 12:06 AM by John

As the title says, I’m new to turning. I own a HF lathe and a complemen...

15 10-23-2016 12:40 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Conifer bowl and fractal burning

10-20-2016 04:54 PM by Jack Lewis

This is the final results of the conifer blank I picked up last trip from AZW...

17 10-21-2016 11:58 PM
View Mac94's profile

From the ranch to the lathe- my mesquite questions

10-21-2016 02:26 PM by Mac94

I’m realatively new to the world of turning and have no clue what the p...

9 10-21-2016 09:54 PM
View DW833's profile

Turning something besides bowls. Making functional items on lathe.

07-02-2016 12:36 AM by DW833

I’ve been turning off and on for about 18 months. Since that time I...

19 10-21-2016 02:59 AM
View Eric S.'s profile

Which tools first?

10-17-2016 05:27 PM by Eric S.

So I’m planning on upgrading my tools slowly (I have a cheapo 8pc set t...

20 10-20-2016 04:35 PM
View loiblb's profile

Mask for turning

10-18-2016 09:48 AM by loiblb

Mask for turning pens using CA glue.I use a cartridge dust mask for turning. ...

3 10-20-2016 02:53 PM
View winemaker's profile

Duracraft Model WL1236

08-08-2013 07:44 AM by winemaker

I am looking for an owner manual for a Duracraft Model WL1236 lathe. Can anyo...

2 10-20-2016 12:15 AM
View Rick M.'s profile

Who all got in on the Delta Midi lathe deal on Amazon?

10-12-2016 06:57 PM by Rick M.

Recently the Delta Midi lathe dropped down below $400 (regular $600) on Amazo...

39 10-19-2016 01:09 PM
View jimmatplay's profile

Holly for pens in Stow, Ohio

10-17-2016 11:06 AM by jimmatplay

Cutting down a holly tree/bush with 2-3 inch main trunk abot 7 ft long this w...

1 10-18-2016 07:34 PM
View loiblb's profile

Turning brittle wood

10-07-2016 04:31 PM by loiblb

Any tips on turning brittle wood. The ends of my carbonized bamboo take excep...

6 10-18-2016 12:22 PM
View JoeinGa's profile

Grizzly G0766 lathe ?

05-03-2015 02:29 PM by JoeinGa

Anyone here have a Grizzly G0766 lathe? I’m seriously considering pulli...

29 10-17-2016 02:37 PM
View BoomWood's profile

New to turning

10-14-2016 01:16 AM by BoomWood

Hi all,I’m thinking about asking for a lathe for christmas, been wantin...

10 10-15-2016 05:14 PM

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