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Hollowing Tools for Small Vases and Small Hallowforms

03-23-2018 12:29 AM by Shaun

Hi everyone I’ve started making small vases on the lathe. Anywhere f...

10 03-25-2018 03:38 PM
View Madrona's profile

Have You Ever Tried to Turn Fir? Any Luck?

03-10-2018 03:15 AM by Madrona

I finally decided to give it a try since I have tons of it on the burn pi...

13 03-25-2018 04:37 AM
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finish on copper ferrule ?

02-26-2018 08:32 PM by Abter

I am putting copper ferrule’s on handles I’m making for carbide t...

13 03-25-2018 04:28 AM
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new Robust Scout lathe with benchtop stand

03-20-2018 02:40 AM by 9x9

Built a benchtop stand for my new Robust Scout Lathe. Top is 23” X 46&...

12 03-25-2018 03:34 AM
View Karda's profile

bowl gouge angles

03-13-2018 05:52 AM by Karda

My 1/2 inch bowl gouge has I thin a 65 degree angle. Iuse a belt sander with ...

23 03-24-2018 06:00 PM
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Failed Prototype But Successful Bowl - Video

03-23-2018 01:33 AM by Madrona

I have my last piece of walnut and I was afraid I might screw it up, so I use...

2 03-24-2018 05:19 PM
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Best CBN grinding wheels, and low speed Grinder

03-13-2018 02:11 AM by JerseyJoe

Hello LJ folks, I’m trying upgrade my wood turning sharping center. I’m l...

18 03-24-2018 04:13 AM
View Karda's profile

drying bowl blanks

03-18-2018 09:30 PM by Karda

I often do my bowls in stages so the saving dry. when drying bowl blanks in ...

11 03-22-2018 08:14 PM
View Ron Ford's profile

Anyone Using a Lathe Duplicator Accessory?

03-21-2018 04:41 PM by Ron Ford

I just made a set of table legs for a friend, and while they came out OK it m...

2 03-21-2018 08:19 PM
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4 03-21-2018 12:47 PM
View Madrona's profile

Craft Show Item? Video

03-16-2018 05:22 PM by Madrona

This could be a great craft show item for turners that like to sell at those ...

4 03-17-2018 08:27 PM
View BB1's profile

How to stop cracking

03-05-2018 01:44 AM by BB1

My husband has some pieces of cedar that he has turned some nice projects fro...

16 03-15-2018 03:00 PM
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Pump style pepper mill project

03-12-2018 09:19 PM by Gunnyb4

I wanted to post this video on a pump style pepper mill. I used a laminate wo...

3 03-15-2018 05:04 AM
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What's this Delta Rockwell Lathe worth

03-07-2018 11:28 PM by chrisirving

These photos are all the info I know about this Lathe that is coming ...

11 03-13-2018 06:32 AM
View Hockey's profile

Spindle Runout ?

03-11-2018 10:45 PM by Hockey

On the issue of measuring spindle runout (concentricity) of a wood lathe , I ...

6 03-12-2018 04:06 AM
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Craftsman Lathes. What to look for and What to stay away from?

03-06-2018 10:00 PM by fivecodys

Hi Fella’s. I need to, once again, pick your brains. I guy I know ...

9 03-11-2018 08:35 PM
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Turners Smock

03-08-2018 04:14 PM by Biggamefish

I looking for a good smock for the shop. I don’t want to cheap out on i...

13 03-11-2018 05:07 PM
View Karda's profile

wood for eating utensils

03-10-2018 07:11 AM by Karda

I got a few hard wood logs I think are maple. However it was an old tree and ...

23 03-11-2018 07:11 AM
View Fish30114's profile

Laguna lathe

03-01-2018 08:45 PM by Fish30114

I am considering getting a Laguna 24-36 lathe—for $7-800 less than a po...

13 03-10-2018 10:40 PM
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Grizzly mini lathe motor replacement help

03-06-2018 09:57 PM by John Harris

Dear Lumberjocks, I have a nice little mini-lathe from Grizzly (Model #G59...

4 03-07-2018 04:28 AM

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