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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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What is it?

07-24-2016 01:47 PM by mike02130

I just picked up an old Delta “Double Duty” lathe bui...

5 07-24-2016 10:30 PM
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Hickory Woodworking MC1018 mini lathe

07-08-2016 09:56 PM by LMJ

Hi Jocks, I recently purchased a circa 2003 Hickory Woodworking MC1018 lat...

3 07-19-2016 03:12 PM
View JackStraw42's profile

1st time turner vs. ambitious project... advice please

07-17-2016 06:02 PM by JackStraw42

Hi all. I’m planning to turn at 13” segmented teak bowl to be us...

4 07-19-2016 11:21 AM
View banjobarry's profile

remove mold on greenwood roughed bowl

07-14-2016 04:05 PM by banjobarry

Hi all, I’m pretty new to greenwood turning. This spring I rough tur...

6 07-18-2016 09:35 PM
View Mark's profile

automotive wax

07-12-2016 03:22 AM by Mark

Any of you folks ever use automotive cut polish / wax as a part of your finis...

11 07-18-2016 07:34 PM
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Rockwell-Delta 46-525 lathe: Variable speed control lever hard to move

07-10-2016 06:14 PM by emiliof

I recently bought a variable speed Rockwell-Delta lathe, model 46-525. I ...

6 07-17-2016 09:08 PM
View sully909's profile

grinding wheel grit question

07-13-2016 02:20 AM by sully909

Hey gang, When it comes to my hand chisels and plane blades the sharp...

5 07-14-2016 01:29 PM
View fadi's profile

Preventing cracks overnight

07-03-2016 08:01 PM by fadi

Hello all, What do you guys do when you start turning a blank and cannot f...

8 07-14-2016 01:11 PM
View Nubsnstubs's profile

Using a Chuck Plate

09-28-2014 01:52 AM by Nubsnstubs

Hey folks, I uploaded a 19 minute video to youtube. It was uploaded because I...

17 07-13-2016 03:38 PM
View DW833's profile

Got the email that Pony Tools closing in Chicago.

05-26-2016 04:08 PM by DW833

The email did not give many details. I wonder if the company got hacked.Not ...

28 07-13-2016 03:22 AM
View ki7hy's profile

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
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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 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
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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
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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

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