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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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tool advice

02-26-2017 06:38 PM by Karda

Hi I am looking at turning tools at Penn state, benjamins best and have a cou...

22 03-02-2017 05:15 AM
View Abter's profile

Sorby turning tools with blue labels?

03-01-2017 12:29 AM by Abter

There is a Sorby spindle gouge for sale on eBay that I wonder about. Every...

4 03-02-2017 04:12 AM
View ChrisGadway's profile

First set of lathe tools question

03-09-2016 02:04 AM by ChrisGadway

I am sure this question has been beaten many times. I’m trying to get ...

29 03-01-2017 09:33 PM
View Ynot's profile

Box Lids - How Do You Determine it's Shape?

03-01-2017 03:22 PM by Ynot

I’ve been turning for years, but lately I have what’s known in th...

4 03-01-2017 05:36 PM
View Greg cox's profile

Wood lathes

02-27-2017 05:05 PM by Greg cox

Is there anyone that know’s where to order a 48” wood lathe at a ...

14 02-28-2017 01:40 PM
View Lefley's profile

Grinder motor speed

02-28-2017 01:27 AM by Lefley

I am making m own grinder buffingstation. Going to use cbn wheels. Can order ...

5 02-28-2017 01:26 PM
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What's the best finish to use?

02-27-2017 07:11 PM by xunil76

if i were to make bowls/cups that will come into contact with hot drinks or f...

6 02-28-2017 11:50 AM
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New videos

02-25-2017 03:10 AM by Nubsnstubs

I just uploaded a couple videos to youtube. If you have any interest, check t...

8 02-27-2017 07:45 PM
View heldercruz100's profile

Chisel Lathe Set - Essencial?? (help)

02-26-2017 09:19 PM by heldercruz100

Last week I built a simple drill powered wood lathe, its good enough to work ...

7 02-27-2017 07:12 PM
View Danpaddles's profile

Ron Brown's stuff

02-18-2017 02:09 AM by Danpaddles

Bought a Pro-Grind system from Peachtree at the Woodworking Show in Indy. Ha...

7 02-25-2017 01:27 AM
View CostelloAndCostello's profile

Make a Spindle Blank longer for Turning?

02-20-2017 03:34 PM by CostelloAndCostello

Hey guys, I’ve got a 12” holly turning blank and a 12” s...

7 02-24-2017 02:25 AM
View Karda's profile

new sander

02-24-2017 12:32 AM by Karda

Hi, I just bought this sander to sharpen turning tools when i get may lathe, ...

4 02-24-2017 01:37 AM
View TPOK's profile

New lathe, centers do not align vertically

01-03-2017 07:02 PM by TPOK

First post. Just joined and need help already :( Just took delivery of a L...

39 02-23-2017 08:16 PM
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Turning travel mugs--insulation question

02-23-2017 04:02 PM by Sawdust2012

I have turned a few of the travel coffee mugs with the stainless steel insert...

0 02-23-2017 04:02 PM
View sully909's profile

U shaped roughing gouge vs shallow roughing gouge

02-22-2017 01:11 AM by sully909

Hi turnersI’m in the market for a new roughing gouge as the only one i ...

9 02-23-2017 01:48 PM
View Karda's profile

wild turning wood

02-21-2017 05:03 AM by Karda

H, I salvaged length of Maple from a tree I had trimmed, not big about 4 inch...

9 02-22-2017 05:45 PM
View Tabletop's profile

What am I looking for in a lathe?

02-17-2017 09:36 AM by Tabletop

I have always wanted one but never had the extra cash to buy one. I usually ...

18 02-21-2017 01:21 PM
View Charlie75's profile

Segmented bowl project

02-20-2017 04:47 PM by Charlie75

I have an order, kind of , for 5 or 6 segmented salad bowls. I am thinking ch...

4 02-21-2017 12:44 PM
View Karda's profile

need tool recomendations

02-18-2017 05:52 PM by Karda

I will not ask what brand tools to start turning with been plenty of that, wh...

19 02-19-2017 07:49 PM
View Jrobinson37's profile

My first lathe

02-17-2017 09:42 PM by Jrobinson37

I’ve got an opportunity to buy this lathe and chisels for 100$. Never o...

6 02-19-2017 01:14 AM

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