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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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Lathe Choice

09-06-2017 05:21 PM by sgmdwk

OK, I am looking for advice on a purchase I plan.I started turning in Decembe...

22 02-19-2018 03:54 AM
View pete7170's profile

Turning Novice-Just brought home a Rockwell 46-525 (I Think) Now What

02-17-2018 03:40 PM by pete7170

Sorry about the photo orientation. First post in here. ...

6 02-18-2018 03:23 PM
View theartfulbodger's profile

Turning Technique

02-17-2018 05:09 PM by theartfulbodger

I saw this wonderful woodturning on a pinterest board, and I have tried t...

9 02-18-2018 03:18 PM
View AJPWOOD's profile

Large Table Leg

02-18-2018 03:40 AM by AJPWOOD

Hey all I’m trying to make some large table legs… About 10 inc...

3 02-18-2018 04:48 AM
View Karda's profile

glue block question

02-16-2018 10:05 PM by Karda

I want to return a couple small bowls i did, I will use hot glue. how much gl...

2 02-17-2018 09:57 PM
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Ebay wood

02-11-2018 06:34 PM by Karda

when you buy turning blanks from an online dealer they are shipped coated in ...

12 02-17-2018 09:34 PM
View walnutles's profile

A hollowed out sphere

02-15-2018 07:59 PM by walnutles

I have been working on turning spheres but I didn’t want to turn a soli...

7 02-17-2018 06:07 PM
View coopersdad's profile

Rockwell 46-150 tailstock ram lock - problem solved

02-15-2018 09:25 PM by coopersdad

I inherited a Rockwell International 46-150 wood lathe, I’d guess made ...

7 02-17-2018 04:10 PM
View Benius's profile

Starter Lathe questions

02-15-2018 07:01 PM by Benius

Hello everyone! I’ve been interested in trying my hand at wood turning for aw...

14 02-17-2018 02:30 PM
View Karda's profile

skew grind/shape

02-14-2018 07:23 AM by Karda

Hi, I bought a craftsman 1” skew but the blade is very thin. It measure...

11 02-16-2018 03:45 PM
View mnguy's profile

Anyone have experience with the Grizzly G0838?

01-29-2018 06:25 PM by mnguy

I am in the early stages of thinking about adding a lathe, and I was looking ...

8 02-16-2018 02:12 PM
View Karda's profile

oval skew

02-10-2018 06:32 PM by Karda

I have a question for those who use and like skews. I have an oval skew but c...

25 02-16-2018 01:50 AM
View Jack Lewis's profile

HELP, HELP, I made a funnel

02-15-2018 06:43 PM by Jack Lewis

Went through the bottom of a hollow form segmented bowl. It is almost a sphe...

5 02-15-2018 08:30 PM
View Karda's profile

Forstner bit

02-03-2018 10:57 PM by Karda

Hi, I want to use a little larger than 2” Forstner bit to make the rece...

29 02-15-2018 06:56 PM
View 9x9's profile

Talon chuck with insert (1 1/4 x 8) cross LH/RH threaded question

02-13-2018 04:08 PM by 9x9

Looking at getting the Oneway Talon chuck with insert (1 1/4×8) cross LH...

4 02-15-2018 02:11 PM
View Emargerum's profile

Craftsman 15 inch head spindle

01-05-2017 12:34 AM by Emargerum

I have a craftsman 15 in. Lathe. Been having issues with it. The spindle has ...

6 02-15-2018 02:14 AM
View Drake32's profile

Need help identifying old tools

02-13-2018 08:17 AM by Drake32

After talking with my dad about my interest in getting into woodturning, he s...

8 02-14-2018 01:49 PM
View Davesaint's profile

Vintage/antique lathe?

02-11-2018 04:04 PM by Davesaint

I have a wood lathe that I picked up from a friend. I don’t have a mode...

13 02-14-2018 06:05 AM
View JPalumbo's profile

Walker Turner lathe restore question.

02-12-2018 02:39 PM by JPalumbo

Hi ya’ll, I have a question for you Walker Turner Lathe owners. I am in the m...

3 02-13-2018 06:05 AM
View Andybb's profile

4 jaw chuck suggestion on a budget

02-11-2018 12:09 AM by Andybb

New to turning. Realized that the 3 jaw MT1 budget chucks leave a lot to be ...

8 02-11-2018 02:24 AM

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