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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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Eddie Castelin Update (Updated Again!)

01-19-2015 04:11 PM by TheDane

Woodturners may be interested in the latest on Captain Eddie Castelin. He ...

15 05-03-2015 05:47 AM
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Possible end grain problem with bowl turning

04-14-2015 12:21 AM by DW833

I purchased some bowl blanks at the Tampa woodworking show. There are green ...

19 04-29-2015 04:24 PM
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need a way to hold goblets

04-29-2015 01:05 AM by 3285jeff

I have been making some goblets and putting the finish on it before I...

2 04-29-2015 01:45 AM
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Wood Turning Questions and Answers Post

02-25-2015 04:53 PM by Arlin Eastman

I do not know if there is one know for Turning but I thought it would be a gr...

29 04-28-2015 10:50 PM
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Interesting Russian turning tools

11-25-2013 04:35 AM by Rick M.

Watching a tv show today called How do they do it?, basically another How It&...

26 04-28-2015 07:27 PM
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Does anyone with Burls want to trade for some walnut

04-20-2015 05:28 PM by Arlin Eastman

I have never turned any burl nor the vets I teach. I do have a lot of blac...

8 04-28-2015 06:24 PM
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Got a little work out in today

12-30-2014 01:16 AM by Rick Bailey

After oh about lets say 18 years of not touching a lathe I was knocking a lot...

10 04-28-2015 01:48 PM
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Big German Bowl !

04-25-2015 12:03 PM by Gentile

6 04-27-2015 09:50 PM
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Bondo question

04-19-2015 07:52 AM by OkSixPack

A new guy with a question. I’ve read about using bondo in woodworking b...

26 04-27-2015 02:38 PM
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phase conversion, keep my lathe?

02-01-2015 03:24 AM by restored

I wish I new how to change the text so this would be easier to read. Why, bec...

23 04-24-2015 07:35 PM
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Nova 3000

04-21-2015 01:37 AM by GCIMark

I am an intermediate turner with an entry level lathe. I am looking to upgrad...

31 04-24-2015 12:53 PM
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Lathe w/ extension versus "full-size" lathe

04-21-2015 10:14 PM by nathanegriffin

I make table/desk lamps and would like to start turning some lamp bases. This...

18 04-23-2015 09:40 PM
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Taps, Beall vs. regular

04-21-2015 08:10 PM by Rick M.

Edit; let me rephrase—- Does the Beall tap have any benefits over a reg...

6 04-23-2015 08:01 PM
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Delta LA200

04-22-2015 05:39 PM by codemonkeywoodworks

I found a running Delta LA200 lathe on craigslist they are asking $285 is thi...

3 04-22-2015 07:58 PM
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To lathe or not to lathe, that is the question

04-06-2015 05:53 PM by Mrwombat

Hello all! Newbie here to lumberjocks.I’m moving to Germany for 3 years...

14 04-22-2015 05:07 PM
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How'd he do that?

03-31-2015 06:37 PM by kmetzger

Any ideas on how to reproduce this penguin? It looks like this Norwegian turn...

12 04-21-2015 10:39 PM
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Pro cabinet maker, greenhorn turner question

04-16-2015 09:52 PM by LyallAndSons

This one is out of my wheelhouse so to speak. I’ve made cabinets for a ...

5 04-17-2015 08:38 PM
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Will a cottonwood cup hold liquid?

04-13-2015 09:45 PM by bobasaurus

I want to turn a beer tankard/cup and am considering some cottonwood logs. W...

15 04-17-2015 08:25 PM
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Craftsman lathe running not true

09-30-2014 12:32 PM by jroot

I picked up a crafsman lathe yesterday, got it home, turned it on, and noted ...

25 04-14-2015 10:04 PM
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My first attempts at turquoise inlay

04-14-2015 04:27 PM by Bruyet

!! I’ve ...

3 04-14-2015 07:21 PM

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