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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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What's the best finish to use?

02-27-2017 12:11 PM by xunil76

if i were to make bowls/cups that will come into contact with hot drinks or f...

4 02-27-2017 03:12 PM
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Wood lathes

02-27-2017 10:05 AM by Greg cox

Is there anyone that know’s where to order a 48” wood lathe at a ...

10 02-27-2017 02:41 PM
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New videos

02-24-2017 08:10 PM by Nubsnstubs

I just uploaded a couple videos to youtube. If you have any interest, check t...

8 02-27-2017 12:45 PM
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Chisel Lathe Set - Essencial?? (help)

02-26-2017 02:19 PM by heldercruz100

Last week I built a simple drill powered wood lathe, its good enough to work ...

7 02-27-2017 12:12 PM
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tool advice

02-26-2017 11:38 AM by Karda

Hi I am looking at turning tools at Penn state, benjamins best and have a cou...

8 02-26-2017 03:44 PM
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lathe advice

02-06-2017 11:37 AM by Karda

Hi, I am looking at this lathe it is within my price range and also I can get...

40 02-26-2017 07:00 AM
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Ron Brown's stuff

02-17-2017 07:09 PM by Danpaddles

Bought a Pro-Grind system from Peachtree at the Woodworking Show in Indy. Ha...

7 02-24-2017 06:27 PM
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question regarding 4-jaw chuck

02-22-2017 06:28 PM by xunil76

so if i buy the 2 items below, i should be able to use this on my current lat...

22 02-24-2017 11:28 AM
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Make a Spindle Blank longer for Turning?

02-20-2017 08:34 AM by CostelloAndCostello

Hey guys, I’ve got a 12” holly turning blank and a 12” s...

7 02-23-2017 07:25 PM
View Karda's profile

new sander

02-23-2017 05:32 PM by Karda

Hi, I just bought this sander to sharpen turning tools when i get may lathe, ...

4 02-23-2017 06:37 PM
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New lathe, centers do not align vertically

01-03-2017 12:02 PM by TPOK

First post. Just joined and need help already :( Just took delivery of a L...

39 02-23-2017 01:16 PM
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Turning travel mugs--insulation question

02-23-2017 09:02 AM by Sawdust2012

I have turned a few of the travel coffee mugs with the stainless steel insert...

0 02-23-2017 09:02 AM
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U shaped roughing gouge vs shallow roughing gouge

02-21-2017 06:11 PM by sully909

Hi turnersI’m in the market for a new roughing gouge as the only one i ...

9 02-23-2017 06:48 AM
View Karda's profile

wild turning wood

02-20-2017 10:03 PM by Karda

H, I salvaged length of Maple from a tree I had trimmed, not big about 4 inch...

9 02-22-2017 10:45 AM
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What am I looking for in a lathe?

02-17-2017 02:36 AM by Tabletop

I have always wanted one but never had the extra cash to buy one. I usually ...

18 02-21-2017 06:21 AM
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Segmented bowl project

02-20-2017 09:47 AM by Charlie75

I have an order, kind of , for 5 or 6 segmented salad bowls. I am thinking ch...

4 02-21-2017 05:44 AM
View Karda's profile

need tool recomendations

02-18-2017 10:52 AM by Karda

I will not ask what brand tools to start turning with been plenty of that, wh...

19 02-19-2017 12:49 PM
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My first lathe

02-17-2017 02:42 PM by Jrobinson37

I’ve got an opportunity to buy this lathe and chisels for 100$. Never o...

6 02-18-2017 06:14 PM
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Jet 1840 DVR vs EVS lathe

02-11-2017 09:59 PM by TDSpade

I have had the Delta 46-460 midi Lathe for 5 years. As I am getting more i...

6 02-17-2017 06:32 AM
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grider question

02-13-2017 09:51 PM by Karda

when I get my lathe I will need to get a grinder to sharpen the tool, can you...

35 02-15-2017 04:57 PM

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