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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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What to do with green wood

03-14-2014 07:24 PM by dgrant

I had a pine tree of some sort in my yard that fell over in a storm. I cut i...

6 03-16-2014 04:11 PM
View MikeinSC's profile

Hand plane knob

03-04-2014 08:59 PM by MikeinSC

I am restoring a hand plane and am wanting to replace the front knob with a n...

11 03-15-2014 09:50 PM
View knotsofast's profile

yikes! my table legs split open after staining!

03-11-2014 10:23 PM by knotsofast

I am not sure where I went wrong and could use some advise…...short ver...

9 03-14-2014 01:16 AM
View Kurty's profile

What is your Inlay stone Preference?

03-04-2014 04:08 AM by Kurty

What Inlay stonedust, material or product performs the best for you ?regardin...

16 03-13-2014 02:19 AM
View NaptownWood's profile

Any guess on the species?

03-12-2014 02:59 PM by NaptownWood

I know its a long shot. Really wanted to show off the grain in this bowl as w...

7 03-12-2014 09:32 PM
View sgv's profile

Which Hollowing tool

03-02-2014 10:55 PM by sgv

I was playing with my lathe today TRYING to making some small vessels, I thin...

10 03-10-2014 09:26 PM
View Kurty's profile

Stone Inlay Poor results

03-02-2014 10:21 PM by Kurty

Hello all, I have just started experimenting with crushed stone inlay on s...

4 03-04-2014 03:45 AM
View davidmackv's profile

Pen Mandrel...what's the difference?

02-27-2014 04:24 PM by davidmackv

I am looking into purchasing a pen mandrel for my lathe. When I search on th...

10 02-28-2014 01:01 PM
View ken_c's profile

hollow grind on a parting tool or NOT?

02-27-2014 12:41 PM by ken_c

what is the consensus, do we put a hollow grind on a parting tool or not? be...

11 02-28-2014 11:19 AM
View Fridgecritter's profile

Looking for source for African Blackwood with sapwood still on it.

02-26-2014 10:49 PM by Fridgecritter

I am making pens and other items with 6 inch blanks from bell forrest right n...

15 02-27-2014 11:42 PM
View ScrubPlane's profile

From 'spindle' to 'bowl' grind...

02-21-2014 03:21 PM by ScrubPlane

Is it possible to ‘re-grind’ a spindle gouge into a bowl gouge? ...

7 02-26-2014 10:13 PM
View Danpaddles's profile

Happy V-day!

02-14-2014 02:56 PM by Danpaddles

My first vase, and first flowers.

6 02-24-2014 07:03 PM
View coachmancuso's profile

silky oak

02-22-2014 10:17 PM by coachmancuso

Has anyone have a allergy to silky oak. A very beautiful wood love the grain ...

1 02-23-2014 02:10 AM
View REO's profile

diy bowl lathe from start to finish

01-24-2014 03:46 PM by REO

Is there anyone interested in building a bowl lathe? I enjoy designing ,build...

24 02-22-2014 06:34 AM
View TTalma's profile

Smooth finish from a duplicator

02-20-2014 07:34 PM by TTalma

I built a duplicator for my lathe. It uses a router to do the cutting. The fi...

5 02-21-2014 03:03 PM
View Mark's profile

tool sharpening quest.

02-19-2014 10:47 PM by Mark

If you were turning a 10”D x 6” bowl blank. Green (less than 5 m...

5 02-21-2014 01:50 PM
View Wildwood's profile

Russian stackable dolls

02-17-2014 10:10 PM by Wildwood

Russian turning tools in action, use of hook tool and different kind of skew....

6 02-20-2014 08:38 PM
View James's profile

Who's a good razor kit turner?

07-22-2013 08:51 PM by James

I have some really nice curly maple. It’s so nice, it’s even got ...

6 02-20-2014 03:56 AM
View Les Casteel's profile

AAW Seminar In Phoenix?

02-16-2014 03:13 PM by Les Casteel

Anybody attending the AAW Seminar in Phoenix, AZ? I am and thought, the lumb...

2 02-18-2014 01:27 AM
View Beyrleman's profile

Can Anyone help me identify this lathe?

02-16-2014 11:42 PM by Beyrleman

I am looking into selling this lathe, but I do not necessarily know what I ha...

8 02-17-2014 04:51 AM

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