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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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431 days ago by Danpaddles

I’ve got some handles to turn, for files, and I will be finishing out a...

5 430 days ago
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Baseball Bat: How do I cut the Maple log and dry the bat blanks?

433 days ago by Bill Slayton

Got a nice Maple log last weekend that I think can produce about six baseball...

5 433 days ago
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Chip out on a bowl

442 days ago by coachmancuso

I started nmy first bowl turning this past weekend. After getting the shape I...

4 434 days ago
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Segmented Arlecchino Bowl

442 days ago by NonnoTony48

Hi All, My new Buddy AussieDave just reminded me that it’s being a whil...

11 437 days ago
View Octavius's profile

Salvage split pot?

440 days ago by Octavius

This spalted wood is very cool so am prepared to do whatever is necessary...

15 437 days ago
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Turning boxes - too many catches

447 days ago by Octavius

Seems I’m getting too many catches trying to level the bottom w...

16 440 days ago
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EasyWood Tool Lathe 'Bits'...

442 days ago by ScrubPlane

I utilize the EasyWood lathe tools and very much love them. I was curious, h...

4 440 days ago
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Live Stream

441 days ago by Ronald G Campbell

Today June 15th our club will be live streaming again our monthly meeting. M...

2 441 days ago
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Help Please: "Woodturning 101" Video Links needed!!!

443 days ago by DIYaholic

Let me start by saying thank you, in advance for the links/help. I have ne...

15 442 days ago
View JCMeyersIV's profile

Excelsior Mini Lathe

451 days ago by JCMeyersIV

I’ve been wanting to start turning for a while now. It just looks like ...

10 446 days ago
View Ben's profile

Coved octagonal spindle?

449 days ago by Ben

Was just asked to replicate 6 staircase spindles.The turning is straightforwa...

6 449 days ago
View indychip's profile

Lathe motor fried, where to get replacement ?

449 days ago by indychip

While turning some bottle stoppers yesterday on my Delta 46-250 midi lathe, t...

2 449 days ago
View J. Crate Larkin's profile

Lathe Turning out of Round

451 days ago by J. Crate Larkin

I posted a while ago about my Jet JWL 1220 with bed extension turning spindle...

6 450 days ago
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Mandrel won't stay tight

453 days ago by JADobson

Ok, this might be a stupid question but I want to make sure that my problems ...

4 452 days ago
View Wildwood's profile

Tippe or Tippy Top

455 days ago by Wildwood

I finally turned a tippy top that works. Several years ago learned about them...

4 452 days ago
View mtenterprises's profile

In response to ralbuck's post on 150hp lathe

456 days ago by mtenterprises

Now here is a guy that “knows” how to sharpen and use his tools t...

1 453 days ago
View essexry's profile

old walker turner.... good buy or waste of money?

513 days ago by essexry

I’ve arranged to buy this on craigslist locally for $125. I know the Wa...

29 453 days ago
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Unusual equipment

457 days ago by ralbuck

Hi Everyone, I found this video accidentally and foiund it highly entertai...

1 456 days ago
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JET 8-pc Wood Turning Chisel set any good?

459 days ago by mrunge340

I just found an 8-piece set of JET Wood Turning Chisels on CL and I was wonde...

9 457 days ago
View RonInOhio's profile

Rockwell Delta Lathe; Circa 1960s (Never Used !)

461 days ago by RonInOhio

Came across this lathe yesterday. I am not really in the market right now for...

14 458 days ago

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