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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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CA pen finish cracking

42 minutes ago by MikeinSC

I am certain this has been covered more than a few times but my search result...

0 42 minutes ago
View fredito's profile

Lathe question...

2 days ago by fredito

I am looking at getting into wood turning and have some questions about lathe...

8 6 hours ago
View groland's profile

Where should I start with tools and info?

1 day ago by groland

I am about to acquire a wood lathe, a used JET JWL 1236. I have never done an...

14 7 hours ago
View Mark Smith's profile

Question on how much glueing you can do on a table leg.

23 hours ago by Mark Smith

I have a customer that wants some legs for a kitchen island that are going to...

11 7 hours ago
View Wildwood's profile

Anatomy of a Bowl

7 hours ago by Wildwood

I am self taught wood turner and learn a lot from books, videos, lectures. O...

0 7 hours ago
View WorksInTheory's profile

Any one familiar with Foremost Lathe?

1 day ago by WorksInTheory

Hi, interested in woodturning. Not sure what I need but came across a chance...

9 11 hours ago
View PASs's profile

Parts of a bowl

4 days ago by PASs

I thought this would be an easy question to answer, what are the parts of a b...

13 12 hours ago
View ToddJB's profile (online now)

Turners - What Grinding Wheels do you use?

1 day ago by ToddJB

I have an 8” slow speed grinder and I am wanting to buy a grinding ston...

5 20 hours ago
View bcramer's profile

I was warned

2 days ago by bcramer

I posted a few weeks back asking for suggestions on getting a lathe for turni...

7 1 day ago
View Rick M.'s profile

Your lathe dust collection ...

3 days ago by Rick M.

Since getting a dust collector I’ve been tying the hose to the tool res...

10 1 day ago
View jasont's profile

truing up some turning blanks. need some advice

3 days ago by jasont

Hey I recently got some wood for free from a friend but they are not compl...

5 3 days ago
View Split's profile

How to keep ca glue bottle top from sticking?

6 days ago by Split

I know this sounds stupid however I finish all my turnings with ca glue and e...

8 3 days ago
View Woodturner's profile

Tim Yoder

13 days ago by Woodturner

Some might remember Tim Yoder from his PBS series a couple of years ago. He s...

2 7 days ago
View MikeinSC's profile

making heads or tails of it

18 days ago by MikeinSC

I’ll make this short. I’ve started turning pens and have since bo...

17 7 days ago
View aussiedave's profile

I need help choosing woodturning tools

21 days ago by aussiedave

Hi Jumberjocks, I need help in choosing turning tools for...

22 10 days ago
View EdgewaterWW's profile

Delta 46-715 Bad Quill

12 days ago by EdgewaterWW

I have a bad Quill in the tailstock, I need to remove it and order a new one....

12 11 days ago
View Bieser's profile

Question on Reeves drive for Delta Lathe

13 days ago by Bieser

Ok. I picked up a Delta 46-715 lathe really cheap. I have read there have be...

5 12 days ago
View Mauricio's profile

Question about Craftsman Tube Lathes

235 days ago by Mauricio

A while back I was trying to take apart and restore this old lathe I got. Whe...

20 14 days ago
View Fridgecritter's profile

Drill bit set for pen making?

21 days ago by Fridgecritter

I have been branching out into different kits, and I have about 5 different s...

14 15 days ago
View Rick M.'s profile

Turning template/pattern idea from an old book

19 days ago by Rick M.

I found this template idea from a late 19th century turning book. Basically a...

14 16 days ago

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