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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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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 (online now)

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
View TDSpade's profile

Jet 1840 DVR vs EVS lathe

02-12-2017 04:59 AM by TDSpade

I have had the Delta 46-460 midi Lathe for 5 years. As I am getting more i...

6 02-17-2017 01:32 PM
View Karda's profile (online now)

grider question

02-14-2017 04:51 AM by Karda

when I get my lathe I will need to get a grinder to sharpen the tool, can you...

35 02-15-2017 11:57 PM
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Powermatic lathe 3520 A & B models?

02-15-2017 03:36 PM by Nubsnstubs

I have to ask this question as PowerMatic Service didn’t have a definit...

1 02-15-2017 04:00 PM
View Burbs's profile

Varigrind question

02-11-2017 08:43 PM by Burbs

Been learning freehand sharpening but picked up the one way wolverine and var...

4 02-15-2017 12:01 AM
View WisBob's profile

Nova Comet II Versaturn Grinding Wheel Attachment

02-13-2017 02:10 PM by WisBob

I’m new to turning, but just ordered a Nova Comet ll. They have an opt...

4 02-13-2017 08:39 PM
View Mike Turner's profile

Selecting the Right Jaws For Nova G3 or Super Nova 2

01-23-2017 10:31 AM by Mike Turner

I just purchased a Longworth chuck for my Jet 1642..The disk on the back of i...

19 02-13-2017 09:37 AM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Follow-up on 1" Serious bowl gouge

02-04-2017 08:54 PM by Jack Lewis

1 Hour into this beast of Mesquite! I separated the chunk at the top “...

7 02-13-2017 03:00 AM
View JamesVavra's profile

Thoughts on the Rikon 70-450 20"x37" Lathe

12-19-2013 10:42 PM by JamesVavra

Does anyone have any experience with the bigger Rikon Lathes? Specifically, I...

15 02-12-2017 10:18 PM
View Abter's profile

Artisan tools from Craft Supplies/Woodturners ??

02-08-2017 12:09 AM by Abter

I apologize if this question is asked/answered already here at LJ somewhere. ...

6 02-12-2017 08:35 PM
View moke's profile

Shella wax

02-10-2017 05:41 PM by moke

I am in the process of exploring other finishes and doing some experimentatio...

4 02-12-2017 08:30 PM
View jschmitz1949's profile

Things to look at/scrutinize on PM 4224

02-09-2017 07:52 PM by jschmitz1949

i’m going to look at a 4224 in the next few days, and wanted to poll th...

4 02-12-2017 03:58 PM
View Steve's profile

Tormek T8

02-11-2017 02:41 PM by Steve

Finally received my new sharpening system after waiting for 2 months while it...

3 02-12-2017 01:23 AM
View BradN's profile

What size bandsaw should I get

01-28-2017 02:56 PM by BradN

I am looking to get a bandsaw for cutting logs for turning and for resawing l...

21 02-11-2017 07:08 PM
View Biggamefish's profile

3rd bowl

02-09-2017 02:25 PM by Biggamefish

Turned my 3rd bowl out of Cherry. The center is dark because it was pithy and...

4 02-10-2017 06:03 PM
View jomamma1's profile

Newbie here

02-08-2017 03:09 AM by jomamma1

Hello all. At age 67, I am just starting to learn to turn wood. Well, not exa...

9 02-10-2017 12:48 AM
View 84Lumber's profile

Help choosing tool to turn V-groove

01-22-2017 02:42 PM by 84Lumber

I’m absolutely new to wood turning and need to turn a v-groove in a ply...

6 02-08-2017 06:59 PM
View Steve0423's profile

Sears Craftsman Lathe, model# 351.277240. Brand new in 2003. Never Used.

02-04-2017 12:36 AM by Steve0423

My father has a Sears Craftsman lathe, model# 351.277240 with the Craftsman s...

4 02-08-2017 01:14 AM

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