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Jet Lathe JWL-1236

12-16-2014 01:35 PM by Jerome

I came across this lathe in a local pawn shop. Off the bat i knew that $1000 ...

15 12-17-2014 08:30 PM
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12-16-2014 04:51 AM by erichardson

Is there anyone in Kingsland/St Marys that can help me get my gouge sharpened...

3 12-16-2014 06:34 PM
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New Inexpensive Chucks

01-03-2014 05:49 PM by Wildwood

Looking at my new Grizzly catalog found these chuck which have not seen befor...

2 12-16-2014 02:45 PM
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Antique Pepper Grinder

12-10-2014 10:43 AM by chuditch

Antique Pepper Grinder featuring Curly Jarrah.Jarrah [Eucalyptus marginata] i...

2 12-13-2014 09:55 AM
View Rick Bailey's profile

A set of turnning tools for a sort of newbe.

11-30-2014 02:08 AM by Rick Bailey

Hi all,I’ll try to make a long story short. My wife surprised on the...

26 12-13-2014 02:26 AM
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Rebuilding a Walker Turner L540 woodlathe

12-11-2014 08:51 PM by Marsher52

Rebuilding a Walker Turner L540 wood lathe that belonged to my grandfather. ...

3 12-12-2014 01:32 PM
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Grizzly chuck jaws

11-24-2014 07:46 PM by Clouseau

Does anyone else’s jaws fit a Grizzly chuck? I’m kinda liking th...

2 12-11-2014 03:33 PM
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ca glue or its equal

10-28-2014 07:24 PM by 3285jeff

Im trying to get into pen turning and was concerned about the finish,,,needle...

9 12-10-2014 08:46 PM
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stick fast ca finish

12-08-2014 10:28 PM by 3285jeff

does anyone know how good the stick fast ca kit is that you buy from woodturn...

5 12-09-2014 11:34 PM
View HorizontalMike's profile

Harbor Freight Disc Sander ON SALE $59.99 with Coupon

12-09-2014 08:43 PM by HorizontalMike

Just wanted to point this one out to folks looking for a Tool Sharpening Syst...

5 12-09-2014 10:22 PM
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Cap'n Eddie

12-03-2014 03:59 PM by jtriggs

For those who know Cap’n Eddie “Big Guy” Castelin and have ...

8 12-08-2014 11:49 PM
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eee shine ultra or one step polish

12-06-2014 02:18 AM by 3285jeff

can anyone tell me if there is a difference between these 2 polishes and can ...

2 12-08-2014 01:45 AM
View Rick Bailey's profile

I need to find a home for my lathe in my shop

12-06-2014 01:54 AM by Rick Bailey

Dose it work out better to have the lathe against a wall or out in the middle...

18 12-07-2014 12:05 AM
View Micah Muzny's profile

What size lathe would I need to do bowl coring and other projects?

11-23-2013 04:13 PM by Micah Muzny

Would 1.5hp be ok or is 2hp required? I am looking at the Jet EVS or the EVS2...

14 12-06-2014 12:52 PM
View Doug's profile

Heasdstock Spindle Adapter Manufacturers

11-06-2014 07:47 PM by Doug

Hello – thanks for looking at this, hope some great comments are posted...

15 12-04-2014 01:08 PM
View mrjinx007's profile

Late, lathe

12-03-2014 03:19 AM by mrjinx007

My 25+ year Sears is on its last leg. The driver pulley is all bent out of s...

11 12-03-2014 06:42 PM
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Fountain pens - which kits make good daily users?

11-06-2014 04:11 AM by Mark Kornell

I’m a woodworker. I have a lathe. I’m also a fountain pen user. ...

6 12-03-2014 04:15 PM
View Bill74's profile

Shaving Mug

12-03-2014 02:31 AM by Bill74

I am thinking about turning a shaving kit which would include a shaving mug, ...

1 12-03-2014 01:08 PM
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New Vega Duplicator - First Chess Pieces

05-10-2013 03:41 PM by TBone68

Finally found time to break out the new Vega 36” copier to make a few t...

3 12-02-2014 02:11 AM
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Slimline & Euro Pen Problems

11-28-2014 05:13 PM by John_J1

Some, but not all of the pens I turn, malfunction. When completed and asse...

10 11-30-2014 02:48 PM

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