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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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Finish For Cedar?

05-05-2018 12:32 AM by Madrona What kind of finish do you use...

1 05-05-2018 12:47 PM
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04-16-2018 12:57 PM by DDJ

I’ll be upgrading to a full size lathe this fall and I think I’ve...

11 05-02-2018 01:02 PM
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Need a Quick Gift Idea?

04-27-2018 12:59 AM by Madrona

Quick and easy and you can use up those small scrap pieces. Short Vide...

1 05-02-2018 05:30 AM
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heavy bowl blank advice needed

04-27-2018 05:10 AM by Karda

I have a bowl blank that is the biggest I can get on my lathe it a 10×18...

25 05-01-2018 04:04 AM
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Favorite Wood To Turn??

04-20-2018 01:09 PM by TonyArru

I don’t get the chance often to talk to many other turners about differ...

17 04-30-2018 01:23 PM
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New Delta 46-460 headstock/tailstock alignment

04-28-2018 03:52 PM by BenDupre

Hey all. I am excited to have a new Delta 46-460 MIDI lathe. This is an upgra...

9 04-30-2018 04:20 AM
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Is This a Hollow Form? - Video

04-19-2018 11:33 PM by Madrona

I don’t know the definition of a hollow form but it seems like if t...

7 04-28-2018 11:22 PM
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Please help!! Lathe motor Boggs down with forstner bits!

04-21-2018 03:46 PM by TonyArru

I am trying to make a hollow form and as I hog out the inside, or try too, wi...

27 04-26-2018 03:04 PM
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Delta DL 40 wood lathe

11-22-2015 03:59 PM by brunomarcs

I’m a new member here and have purchased a slightly used 16” Delt...

24 04-26-2018 10:16 AM
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Cactus Juice vs Wood Juice vs Minwax

04-24-2018 02:21 AM by Andybb

Just getting into pen blank stabilization. Made a vac system last night and i...

0 04-24-2018 02:21 AM
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Veneer question

04-23-2018 02:44 PM by Jack Lewis

Is the PSA adhesive backed veneer adequate between rings? Or will it give a...

2 04-23-2018 04:24 PM
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Has anyone ever tried turning brass on their woodlathe?

04-16-2018 05:52 PM by StDane

What would it take to turn brass stock (maybe 1 inch square). Would standard ...

16 04-23-2018 03:16 PM
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body movement

04-20-2018 06:17 AM by Karda

I havre read in a number of places that to get good cuts with a bowl gouge yo...

2 04-20-2018 03:49 PM
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Just got a lathe, where to put it?

04-04-2018 06:41 PM by Steve

I just got a Jet JWL-1236 lathe and I’m trying to get a feel for where ...

20 04-19-2018 11:46 PM
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Woodturning Design

04-16-2018 10:08 AM by Wildwood

While not a big fan of golden mean/rectangle or tri-angle for woodturning app...

12 04-18-2018 08:13 PM
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Record Power RPML 300

04-16-2018 12:54 PM by caretaker

Hi all, I am very new to woodturning and have just brought a Record Power RPM...

3 04-17-2018 11:40 PM
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live edge bowl bark

04-16-2018 05:58 PM by Karda

I want to trhat do you do to keep the bark y a live edge bowl. The wood is gr...

4 04-16-2018 09:53 PM
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first and maybe the last

04-15-2018 07:30 PM by telrite

11 kinds of wood I think

9 04-16-2018 11:56 AM
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Spalted Alder Bowl - Video - Surprise Ending

04-13-2018 01:24 AM by Madrona

I found an old piece of alder that had been laying around outside the sho...

2 04-15-2018 07:49 PM
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Need advice on mobile base for lathe

04-14-2018 06:54 PM by Don46

I own a Shop Fox lathe and want to be able to move it around a concrete basem...

4 04-15-2018 06:09 PM

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