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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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Test Build of a Segmented Ring Video

07-22-2014 04:48 PM by KE4NYV

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

0 07-22-2014 04:48 PM
View mdennisusa1's profile

Cherry Burl Pen

07-22-2014 12:58 AM by mdennisusa1

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

0 07-22-2014 12:58 AM
View Blakep's profile

Any options besides a drill press chuck?

07-20-2014 04:03 AM by Blakep

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

6 07-21-2014 07:14 PM
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Should gouges be as sharp as razors?

07-14-2014 03:42 AM by ColonelTravis

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

21 07-18-2014 09:46 PM
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Newbie getting started with calls (lathe question)

07-07-2014 03:05 PM by Biggamefish

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

6 07-17-2014 10:33 AM
View kmetzger's profile

Hex nut for faceplate

06-28-2014 06:05 PM by kmetzger

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

9 07-15-2014 05:53 PM
View hairy's profile

Segmented spindles

07-13-2014 01:56 AM by hairy

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

9 07-14-2014 05:56 PM
View Biggamefish's profile

Turning your own wood.

07-14-2014 02:47 PM by Biggamefish

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

2 07-14-2014 05:01 PM
View Dallas's profile

I need Someone to Turn a Fid for me.

07-13-2014 06:19 PM by Dallas

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

8 07-13-2014 10:54 PM
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What's with all the bowls

06-23-2014 11:45 AM by Deela40

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

27 07-13-2014 03:42 PM
View izod's profile

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

07-11-2014 10:28 PM by izod

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

8 07-12-2014 08:42 PM
View rrdesigns's profile

Woodtek 140069

07-11-2014 04:26 PM by rrdesigns

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

2 07-11-2014 06:43 PM
View shopmania's profile

Question on lathe tail stock quill

07-09-2014 03:31 AM by shopmania

I was using my lathe as a horizontal boring machine to make a 3/4” hole...

6 07-09-2014 09:23 PM
View Dallas's profile

Just Something for you Wood Turners to Contemplate

07-04-2014 06:13 PM by Dallas

I have no comments on this, just something I thought was kind of cool! Wha...

9 07-08-2014 09:39 PM
View Reworx's profile

Another "I bought an old lathe" thread.

07-06-2014 04:31 AM by Reworx

My apologies to all the old timers on the board for subjecting you to what I ...

5 07-06-2014 03:10 PM
View tikirawker's profile

old lathe problem

06-01-2014 08:05 PM by tikirawker

Hello I am new to turning wood but so far I enjoy it! :)I bought an old la...

15 07-06-2014 01:07 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Getting wood stabilized

07-03-2014 10:13 PM by Gixxerjoe04

After getting some redwood and buckeye burl, not knowing really about stabili...

7 07-04-2014 10:56 PM
View LittlePaw's profile

Old Walker Turner Wood Lathe

06-20-2014 09:31 PM by LittlePaw

I just bought this very old 10” x 40 ” Walker Turner (vintage) wo...

15 07-04-2014 12:54 AM
View BillTuttle's profile

How tight should a Nova chuck insert be when installing it?

06-26-2014 10:13 PM by BillTuttle

I have a new SuperNova2 chuck and insert. The insert fairly easily screws abo...

3 06-29-2014 02:55 PM
View Mark's profile

Plater question

06-20-2014 10:52 PM by Mark

Does any one turn platters from green wood? I’m thinkin’ the pla...

4 06-29-2014 12:22 PM

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