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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 Geophyrd's profile

I have the 12x33 3/8 Harbor Freight Lathe, the one with the reversible head

08-30-2014 03:37 PM by Geophyrd

I’m asking anyone familiar with this lathe for advice….does anyo...

2 08-31-2014 02:38 PM
View Wildwood's profile

Good Polychromatic Example

08-23-2014 06:56 PM by Wildwood

The other day talked about polychromatic wood turnings, here is a fine exampl...

3 08-28-2014 11:55 AM
View Troy Cleckler 's profile

Headstock hand wheel

08-26-2014 03:19 PM by Troy Cleckler

Has anyone made a hand wheel for a Jet 1236? The shaft is threaded internally...

2 08-27-2014 02:53 PM
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08-25-2014 04:18 PM by Troy Cleckler

I’ve got two cherry logs that I’ve been storing in my shop for se...

4 08-26-2014 10:07 PM
View jasont's profile

Finishing advice/ help chess set/ walnut table

07-10-2014 01:42 AM by jasont

hello I am just about to start turning a chess set and was wonder what woul...

4 08-25-2014 02:42 AM
View ownafixerupper's profile

Old Delta Lathe Acquisition and Issues

12-01-2013 11:49 PM by ownafixerupper

Howdy all—-and thanks in advance for your thoughts and suggestions. ...

12 08-25-2014 02:18 AM
View NaptownWood's profile

Is this normal for birch?

08-22-2014 11:20 PM by NaptownWood

Is this staining normal for birch? It was about a 14”dia log. Was gree...

7 08-23-2014 11:35 PM
View Cliff 's profile

Safe Turning Glued Timber.

08-16-2014 10:29 PM by Cliff

G’day, Imagine a piece of wood 6 inches wide and any thickness from ...

32 08-23-2014 09:58 AM
View johnintecumseh's profile

ceramic tiles

08-22-2014 08:40 PM by johnintecumseh

Hey all of you LJ s..question about glazed ceramic tiles 3” 4” ...

0 08-22-2014 08:40 PM
View splatman's profile

Question about using metal turning lathe for turning wood.

08-21-2014 02:37 PM by splatman

This is a question about whether it’s good at all to use a metal turnin...

8 08-22-2014 06:25 AM
View Biggamefish's profile

Help with a collet chuck

07-28-2014 11:29 AM by Biggamefish

I received a collet chuck system.. I also bought some mandrels to use with i...

18 08-21-2014 06:52 PM
View RustyCutts's profile

looking for a good used lathe

08-20-2014 11:32 PM by RustyCutts

I’m not sure if this is where i need to post….My husband has been...

1 08-21-2014 11:58 AM
View Micah Muzny's profile

Best duplicator for the money?

08-07-2014 05:27 PM by Micah Muzny

Looking for lathe duplicator for my Jet EVS 2hp. What are some good quality w...

12 08-20-2014 09:08 PM
View Pault28's profile

WTB: VS minilathe

08-18-2014 08:19 PM by Pault28

Hello all,I’m looking to replace my craftsman lathe with a newer, bette...

7 08-19-2014 04:00 PM
View chuditch's profile

Antique Coffee Grinders

08-19-2014 03:54 AM by chuditch

G’day…does anyone know where I can get Antique Coffee Grinder Kit...

2 08-19-2014 11:21 AM
View Arlin Eastman's profile

Woodturning Design went bankrupt

08-12-2014 09:57 PM by Arlin Eastman

I just saw that at another forum “It was posted on another forum, bu...

14 08-18-2014 04:59 PM
View kmetzger's profile

Spindle extender question

08-13-2014 03:26 AM by kmetzger

I just completed my Longworth chuck using Capt. Eddie’s kit. It’s...

16 08-18-2014 11:15 AM
View Bonj's profile

Buffing station: plans or ideas

08-03-2014 04:07 AM by Bonj

Does anyone have a plan for a buffing station? I have an old 1/3hp –...

16 08-18-2014 03:46 AM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Bowl sanding tear out

08-09-2014 03:01 PM by Gixxerjoe04

So I seem to not be able to get a bowl sanded nicely. Made a little one yest...

19 08-18-2014 12:32 AM
View coachmancuso's profile

Captain Eddie Castelin

06-12-2014 01:08 AM by coachmancuso

Has anyone bought and or used Capt eddie castelin turning carbide tools? What...

15 08-18-2014 12:28 AM

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