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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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Oval wood turning jig

16 hours ago by TopamaxSurvivor

This oval jig looks a little spooky to me. What do you experienced turners t...

8 6 hours ago
View Geophyrd's profile to the forum

3 days ago by Geophyrd

I’ve been turning for a number of years. I recently bought the new Har...

16 20 hours ago
View Tedster's profile

Ongoing Segmented Whatever...

26 days ago by Tedster

Since it will be at least a week, probably longer, till I can stock up on pen...

32 2 days ago
View Biggamefish's profile

Spindel measurements question.

3 days ago by Biggamefish

I have a powermatic lathe that takes a morse taper #2. I want to get a colle...

3 2 days ago
View KE4NYV's profile

Test Build of a Segmented Ring Video

2 days ago by KE4NYV

I recently bought some nice black walnut and maple boards and decided my firs...

0 2 days ago
View mdennisusa1's profile

Cherry Burl Pen

3 days ago by mdennisusa1

I have 19 Black Cherry Burl Pen blanks from an old burl I’ve had a ...

0 3 days ago
View Blakep's profile

Any options besides a drill press chuck?

5 days ago by Blakep

I took a drill press apart that was given to me a while back and used the pa...

6 3 days ago
View ColonelTravis's profile

Should gouges be as sharp as razors?

11 days ago by ColonelTravis

Bought a low-end lathe and some turning chisels then realized I had nothing t...

21 6 days ago
View Biggamefish's profile

Newbie getting started with calls (lathe question)

18 days ago by Biggamefish

I have the itch to make some calls. My family has a powermatic lathe, I am n...

6 8 days ago
View ibewjon's profile

powermatic 90 lathe speed , pulleys

20 days ago by ibewjon

I recently purchased a powermatic 90 lathe. I cannot get the speeds listed i...

13 8 days ago
View kmetzger's profile

Hex nut for faceplate

26 days ago by kmetzger

Hello all, I’m planning to make my own faceplate using a 1×8 tip hex nut...

9 9 days ago
View hairy's profile

Segmented spindles

12 days ago by hairy

I’ve been all over the web, and I can’t find anything on how to m...

9 10 days ago
View Biggamefish's profile

Turning your own wood.

11 days ago by Biggamefish

I don’t want to have to constantly buy blanks. I can get my hands on t...

2 10 days ago
View Dallas's profile

I need Someone to Turn a Fid for me.

11 days ago by Dallas

I bought a 50’ chunk of 3/4” Poly/Dacron rope today to make some ...

8 11 days ago
View Deela40's profile

What's with all the bowls

32 days ago by Deela40

Perhaps I don’t get it because I have never done it, but what is the bi...

27 12 days ago
View CC1299's profile

Walker-Turner 5121 Lathe

12 days ago by CC1299

Hi,Back in HS in the early 80’s I rebuilt a WT Wood lathe, and as years...

0 12 days ago
View izod's profile

Can you guess the VEGA Lathe?! HELP PLZ!!

13 days ago by izod

My uncle has an older VEGA lathe and duplicator which he has only used a hand...

8 12 days ago
View rrdesigns's profile

Woodtek 140069

14 days ago by rrdesigns

Anyone have this duplicator? Seeking user reviews for it before I jump in and...

2 13 days ago
View wiskeyweasel's profile

Houston area turner needed

14 days ago by wiskeyweasel

Fellas, I’ve got a friend needing a large baseball bat turned. 5 feet l...

0 14 days ago
View jasont's profile

Finishing advice/ help chess set/ walnut table

15 days ago by jasont

hello I am just about to start turning a chess set and was wonder what woul...

3 15 days ago

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