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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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View NaptownWood's profile

I dont know how to finish this thing..HELP!!

01-11-2014 01:39 AM by NaptownWood

Its found wood, boosted wood really. Someone had cut down a tree, and they we...

5 01-11-2014 12:45 PM
View Knudoc's profile

where to purchase rubber jam chuck

01-08-2014 04:49 PM by Knudoc

I just purchase the Carter Perfect Sphere Tool and the YouTube video shows mo...

2 01-08-2014 11:44 PM
View popeyekris's profile

Scrap wood for turning

01-07-2014 01:22 AM by popeyekris

I recently purchased a new lathe. My question is, I have all sorts of scrap ...

9 01-07-2014 07:15 PM
View justinwdemoss's profile

Delta LA200 Midi Lathe Belt replacement

07-29-2013 08:41 PM by justinwdemoss

I am throwing this out to the web in an effort to help others who have the De...

3 01-07-2014 06:23 PM
View ScrubPlane's profile

HSS Turning Tools (Follow-up Question)...

01-04-2014 02:48 PM by ScrubPlane

As I watch more and more turning videos I notice that while most of the demon...

5 01-05-2014 11:20 AM
View trz's profile

turning ebony

05-17-2013 11:38 PM by trz

Any tips or hints on turning ebony spindles? Beside using sharp tool!

5 01-04-2014 07:17 PM
View Thuzmund's profile

Problems with lines when sanding

12-22-2013 10:08 AM by Thuzmund

Hi all, So I have noticed a scary pattern: often, as I sand, I leave ligh...

19 01-02-2014 04:04 AM
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01-01-2014 04:26 PM by coachmancuso

Happy new year to all and their families . May everyone have a great woodwork...

1 01-01-2014 04:27 PM
View Wildwood's profile

Looking forward to next year holidays

12-31-2013 10:13 PM by Wildwood

Another year of turning ornaments is over this year was bells and birdhouses....

0 12-31-2013 10:13 PM
View mnguy's profile

Are these basic Delta chisels worth owning?

12-29-2013 11:36 PM by mnguy

I have never turned before, but am definitely moving toward buying a lathe in...

17 12-31-2013 03:12 PM
View kmetzger's profile

Speed selector fell apart

12-30-2013 06:52 PM by kmetzger

The handle for the speed selector assembly on our school’s Jet lathe 14...

5 12-30-2013 11:26 PM
View JADobson's profile (online now)

Turnings coming out oval shaped

12-25-2013 05:47 PM by JADobson

So I turned a pen for a Christmas present and once I put it together I notice...

18 12-30-2013 06:39 PM
View summerfi's profile (online now)

Pen Making HELP Needed

12-27-2013 02:35 PM by summerfi

My daughter has gotten into pen making on her mini-lathe, and she’s tur...

14 12-29-2013 10:39 PM
View rlrobinhood's profile

speed control switch on Jet Lathe

12-29-2013 04:06 AM by rlrobinhood

Hi all, I found a used Jet Lathe, much like this one The speed control ...

5 12-29-2013 09:48 PM
View jeff's profile

disappointed in Woodcrafts seam ripper kit

11-23-2013 02:45 AM by jeff

turned a seam ripper kit this evening and the rubber O rings will not fit int...

10 12-28-2013 09:08 PM
View Steve Cherry's profile

Loose Pen Tubes

12-17-2013 09:28 PM by Steve Cherry

I’ve made three of PSI’s bullet pens and they turned out pretty g...

27 12-25-2013 11:30 PM
View Danpaddles's profile

Need to share!

12-25-2013 08:55 PM by Danpaddles

Just got to tell someone- for the first time in a long time, I have the WHOL...

3 12-25-2013 10:25 PM
View REO's profile

tails stock alignment

12-10-2013 09:37 PM by REO

what is all the fuss about tail stock alignment? Often when a question is ask...

37 12-25-2013 08:30 PM
View coachmancuso's profile

Merry Christmas

12-25-2013 02:30 PM by coachmancuso

Merry Christmas to everyone and their families. Have a wonderful Blessed day....

1 12-25-2013 02:36 PM
View nottaclu's profile

Minimax T124 Copy Lathe Profile Problems

08-15-2013 07:33 AM by nottaclu

Hello,I am turning to the pros for some help as I cannot wrap my head around ...

16 12-24-2013 10:48 AM

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