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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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Should I buy this lathe?

07-07-2016 03:00 AM by ki7hy

What’s up turner people… I’m a novice in the world of wo...

42 07-12-2016 06:39 PM
View marcsitkin's profile

Record SC4 Chuck question

07-11-2016 04:31 PM by marcsitkin

Hi- I just received a new Record SC4 chuck, which I’ve assembled and...

4 07-12-2016 04:02 PM
View BlackAnt's profile

Turning blanks questions.....

07-01-2016 02:45 PM by BlackAnt

What is he best way to cut these redwood burls and this old growth redwood ro...

5 07-12-2016 12:03 PM
View Bob Casey's profile

Celtic Knot

06-29-2016 04:12 PM by Bob Casey

Can anybody tell me, the answer WHY. I want to put a Celtic Knot in a roll...

19 07-10-2016 07:18 PM
View sully909's profile

buying my first

07-07-2016 02:40 AM by sully909

Hey gang I’m looking for some feedback on help with buying my first rea...

7 07-07-2016 10:59 PM
View Telescopist's profile

Nichols Lathe

07-06-2016 11:35 PM by Telescopist

I’ve moved in a different direction and am looking to sell my Nichols l...

0 07-06-2016 11:35 PM
View DW833's profile

Turning something besides bowls. Making functional items on lathe.

07-02-2016 12:36 AM by DW833

I’ve been turning off and on for about 18 months. Since that time I...

18 07-06-2016 01:17 PM
View Mark's profile

Anilline dye from L/V

07-04-2016 06:51 PM by Mark

I’m going to try my hand at dying a vessel I turned using the stuff fro...

4 07-05-2016 01:34 PM
View Wildwood's profile

My Thoughts on Sanding

07-03-2016 07:03 PM by Wildwood

Goal for every woodturner to aim for is off the tool finish! Most profession...

4 07-04-2016 09:48 PM
View BradN's profile

New to WT, bought a used Harbor Freight lathe and Gouges, need advice

07-03-2016 01:21 PM by BradN

I bought a barely used small lather sold by Harbor Freight to practice and le...

11 07-04-2016 11:08 AM
View WoodCrafts67's profile

Homemade Woodworking Lathe chuck Sketchup

07-02-2016 10:29 PM by WoodCrafts67

This is a sketchup That I am currently working on, It’s for my homemad...

6 07-03-2016 09:31 PM
View Mark's profile

Sanding question

07-02-2016 05:13 PM by Mark

I’m sure this has come up before, but what grit do you folks final sand...

6 07-03-2016 02:37 PM
View fadi's profile

Woodturning in the backyard

06-27-2016 05:53 PM by fadi

Hello all, New to the forum and to woodturning. I took one day class using...

19 07-03-2016 02:19 PM
View JoAnneN's profile

New turner I'm still setting it up and I need some help

06-12-2016 10:42 PM by JoAnneN

I bought the Basic Pen Making Starter Package with Turncrafter Commander 10&#...

22 07-03-2016 03:00 AM
View jumbojack's profile

How do I avoid this?

06-16-2016 03:36 PM by jumbojack

It always seem to get these when turning. My tools are sharp. What am I d...

23 07-02-2016 03:51 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Questions about tools

06-29-2016 06:17 PM by Jack Lewis

I use forstner bits to start hollowing on dry hardwood blanks, e.i.. Mesquite...

6 06-30-2016 06:26 AM
View Justinthyme's profile

HELP! Can anyone name this 4 jaw chuck brand?

06-26-2016 05:58 PM by Justinthyme

I bought my lathe from Craigslist and it came with this 4 jaw chuck. I found ...

13 06-30-2016 02:22 AM
View JoAnneN's profile

I picked these up for $35, I haven't started turning yet, are these any good?

06-28-2016 10:52 PM by JoAnneN

6 06-29-2016 10:10 PM
View Underdog's profile

Major Gloat- Stratos CO-230

06-13-2016 03:29 AM by Underdog

I attended the American Association of Woodturning symposium ...

8 06-29-2016 06:33 PM
View chrismusaf's profile

Delta DL40 Speed Control Board Fuse

06-22-2016 08:38 PM by chrismusaf

Hi everyone, I volunteer at a wood shop on a military base. We have an ol...

9 06-29-2016 05:47 PM

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