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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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View Nubsnstubs's profile

Where'd it go?

09-02-2015 05:14 PM by Nubsnstubs

I video everything I do at the lathe, so, there is always evidence of some du...

12 09-10-2015 03:59 AM
View kmetzger's profile

Insert for Nova DVR XP

09-06-2015 09:37 PM by kmetzger

I just bought a Nova DVR XP from Tools Plus and it comes with an Infinity chu...

11 09-10-2015 12:26 AM
View DW833's profile

Glue up for a post to use for spindle turning a lamp.

09-05-2015 03:00 AM by DW833

I need a 4”x4”x24” post for spindle turning a lamp. Thinki...

14 09-09-2015 01:12 AM
View Wildwood's profile

Nice Video

09-05-2015 07:22 PM by Wildwood

New video from Lyle

3 09-06-2015 10:14 PM
View ForestGrl's profile

Rubber bands on chuck jaws...

09-05-2015 12:18 AM by ForestGrl

Watching a video the other day, and the gentleman had wrapped a large rubber ...

21 09-06-2015 01:55 PM
View ForestGrl's profile

Your experience with Sorby multi-tip??

09-04-2015 11:59 PM by ForestGrl

One of the tools I bought years ago (when I had $$, LOL) was a Sorby multi-ti...

3 09-05-2015 04:35 PM
View TheGreatJon's profile

I may have impulse-bought a lathe

07-31-2015 03:06 AM by TheGreatJon

i was watching an online auction tonight because there was a scroll saw and a...

45 09-05-2015 02:15 PM
View AndrewFromSoCal's profile

I think I want a lathe.

09-03-2015 05:08 PM by AndrewFromSoCal

I wasn’t sure whether to post this in Woodturning, or Power tools, so p...

17 09-04-2015 10:12 PM
View JoshNZ's profile

Misaligned centres

08-27-2015 01:36 AM by JoshNZ

What can you do about this? My tail stock live centre is about 1-2mm to the l...

13 09-03-2015 06:31 AM
View Edwardnorton's profile

Why so long?!

08-25-2015 09:44 AM by Edwardnorton

I have been in the contracting/renovations / designs for over 40 years but si...

21 08-28-2015 07:23 PM
View soob's profile

Is there a lazy man's UV protected finish for maple?

08-26-2015 12:26 AM by soob

I love the way maple looks when it’s freshly cut, but it seems that lig...

8 08-26-2015 10:53 PM
View Vicki's profile

easy wood tools vs robert sorby carbide

08-20-2015 02:53 AM by Vicki

I have the Robert Sorby carbide tool with the interchangeable cutters. I don...

20 08-24-2015 02:38 AM
View Ed Pitts's profile

Turning tools VS Carving tools

08-20-2015 10:44 PM by Ed Pitts

Hi All,New venture for me.I have been carving for several years and now I wan...

7 08-22-2015 05:03 PM
View ForestGrl's profile

Quality of buffing wheels?

08-20-2015 03:37 AM by ForestGrl

I’m considering buying the PSI buffing system (Beall knock-off). Is th...

6 08-21-2015 09:23 PM
View Keith Kelly's profile

New at Woodturning, Terrible at Sharpening

07-24-2015 04:43 AM by Keith Kelly

Personally, I’m humorously sick of watching woodturning videos where st...

39 08-19-2015 06:16 PM
View rosebud54's profile

delta lathe parts

08-03-2015 04:39 AM by rosebud54

I recently purchased a 46-715 Delta lathe on a school auction, after reading ...

8 08-17-2015 05:38 PM
View HuckD's profile

Open Segmenting - Lesson Learned

08-11-2015 10:43 PM by HuckD

I’ve been working on my first open segment bowl the last few days. All...

7 08-17-2015 01:58 AM
View Chris's profile

Anyone here have a HF lathe?

08-15-2015 04:20 PM by Chris

So, I have the HF (General Machinery) 10in. x 18in. 5 speed 1/2 HP Benchtop W...

6 08-16-2015 08:18 PM
View macdo's profile

Help identifying chisels

08-12-2015 12:41 PM by macdo

Hi guys, I bought in an ebay auction 8 Robert Sorby Chisels + 1 japanese, but...

10 08-16-2015 06:52 AM
View ForestGrl's profile

Questions about Deft lacquer on turnings

08-06-2015 10:28 PM by ForestGrl

I’m trying Deft lacquer to finish turned bottle stoppers, and specifica...

27 08-15-2015 01:14 PM

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