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Burned bowl gouges

09-02-2017 01:06 AM by BenDupre

I have a 8 in slow speed grinder made by WEN. It has the white wheels. I do n...

16 09-03-2017 09:24 PM
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General Canada 160-2

07-23-2017 11:13 PM by JRsgarage

i was actually looking for a bed extension for my jet 1014 to turn some bats ...

3 09-02-2017 02:31 PM
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PLEASE HELP, Square wood finial Table base

08-29-2017 01:37 AM by Woodscapes

I have a customer who has requested a base that is similar to the Restoration...

10 08-31-2017 02:49 PM
View Karda's profile

sealling end grain

08-25-2017 03:59 AM by Karda

I sealed the end grakin of some green cherry. They have only been cut into bl...

21 08-30-2017 11:16 PM
View CharlesA's profile

Help with lathe live center, chuck, etc.

08-12-2017 10:01 PM by CharlesA

I bought this old, generic lathe at a yard sale. I wanted to try turning, so ...

18 08-30-2017 05:49 PM
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08-24-2017 11:45 PM by Karda

I can’t get my chuck off my lathe. I have a HF midi lathe and my G3 chu...

35 08-30-2017 05:09 PM
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How I Remove a Recess

08-27-2017 05:28 AM by Madrona

Awhile back I posted a video I made detailing how I remove tenons. There has ...

7 08-28-2017 05:22 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

How do you calculate

08-26-2017 10:48 PM by Jack Lewis

How do you calculate the complex angle in staved segmented rings? I have sea...

7 08-28-2017 02:24 AM
View Gilley23's profile

In search of lathe...compete noobie at the helm

08-25-2017 07:17 PM by Gilley23

Okay guys, I’m in search of a lathe. Space is an issue and so is money...

24 08-28-2017 01:36 AM
View Shaun's profile

Aniline Dye on Woodturning Pen

08-21-2017 05:36 PM by Shaun

Hi Lumberjocks I’ve been busy turning pens for the last few months a...

9 08-24-2017 05:55 PM
View Karda's profile

worm screw

08-23-2017 07:15 PM by Karda

Hi, i am mounting a bowl blank on a worm screw but I can’t get thenscre...

4 08-23-2017 11:22 PM
View Ron Aylor's profile

Split Spindle on a Spring Pole Lathe

04-27-2017 07:58 PM by Ron Aylor

My next Prie Dieu will feature a a split spindle. I’m aware of the brow...

8 08-22-2017 01:18 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Some questions concerning CBN sharpening

07-19-2017 07:23 PM by Jack Lewis

1. Is there any advantage to a grit finer than an 180 wheel?2. Should a bow...

10 08-22-2017 01:31 AM
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Washington state Cherry turned in Arizona

08-20-2017 10:37 PM by Jack Lewis

It started out like this And wound up like this

1 08-22-2017 12:41 AM
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Opinions, please

08-21-2017 04:40 PM by Jack Lewis

It has occurred to me that when roughing a raw log blank mounted on worm scre...

5 08-21-2017 11:56 PM
View Karda's profile

discoloration on chuck jaws

08-21-2017 05:30 AM by Karda

I screwed up I la green cherry bowl in the jaws for a couple days when I rem...

2 08-21-2017 12:12 PM
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Beginner advice for lathes

08-20-2017 02:39 PM by Arkloder

I am interested in woodturning with a focus in bowls. I’m looking for a...

4 08-20-2017 09:51 PM
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Wood Gloat - Box Elder

08-19-2017 09:46 PM by xwingace

Some guy on Craigslist was giving it away for free, but only if you took it a...

2 08-20-2017 06:57 PM
View Karda's profile

scrapper angles

08-15-2017 06:45 AM by Karda

Hi, I am making my own round nose scrapper, what angle should I grind it to, ...

20 08-20-2017 06:03 PM
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glueing question

08-17-2017 07:28 PM by Karda

I have some walnut and cherry blanks I want to use for a turning tool handle...

1 08-18-2017 01:23 AM

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