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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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Sharpening Turning Tools

01-12-2018 08:23 PM by Manitario

So, bought a smallish lathe and a few HSS turning tools from Lee Valley. Also...

6 01-15-2018 04:10 AM
View sgmdwk's profile

5-Minute Epoxy as Finish?

01-14-2018 02:49 PM by sgmdwk

I was completing a sugar bowl on my lathe and started to wonder whether 5-min...

4 01-14-2018 06:38 PM
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A Lesson? Pine Bowl - Video

01-13-2018 01:03 AM by Madrona

This one had me pulling my hair out! A beautiful piece of Pine brought to me ...

2 01-13-2018 05:54 PM
View Karda's profile

stag horn sumac

12-30-2017 07:22 AM by Karda

Hi, i found some stag horn sumac bowl blanks on ebay, what kind of turning w...

5 01-13-2018 05:46 PM
View Bobholmes33's profile

My lathe is broke!

12-15-2017 07:18 PM by Bobholmes33

I just got room for a lathe that was given to me by my grand father and hooke...

32 01-10-2018 07:23 PM
View doubleG469's profile

Oak bowl

01-08-2018 09:45 PM by doubleG469

Working on a fairly green oak bowl and have been chasing these cracks down bu...

19 01-10-2018 04:28 PM
View JMillerWoodworks's profile

Pen Turning Mandrel Saver Problem

12-31-2017 03:58 AM by JMillerWoodworks

I am new to pen making and when I bought a pen making kit I also purchased a ...

2 01-10-2018 04:28 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

DIY interchangeable tool rest

01-14-2017 03:49 PM by Jack Lewis

Background:I have a Grizzly G0766 lathe, with a 22” x 42” capacit...

9 01-09-2018 02:52 PM
View johnintecumseh's profile

problem with lathe

01-06-2018 09:36 PM by johnintecumseh

Happy New Year to all. I have a General 25-100 lathe . The motor stopped and ...

5 01-08-2018 02:22 PM
View Knockonit's profile

Phoenix turners

12-17-2017 03:13 PM by Knockonit

I find myself awash with large mesquite logs, (say 10-maybe 24’’ ...

21 01-07-2018 08:25 PM
View Bobholmes33's profile

Grease to use on Reeves drive

01-04-2018 09:19 PM by Bobholmes33

What kind of lube would you use on a reeves drive lathe?

7 01-05-2018 05:21 PM
View loiblb's profile

My new Jet 1640evs

04-02-2017 03:56 PM by loiblb

I have had good luck with Jet lathes. This is third one I hav...

7 01-05-2018 03:18 AM
View Mervyn's profile

Old lathe head stock

01-02-2018 04:43 AM by Mervyn

Hi. I’m new here. I have an old montgomery wood lathe. My head stock has a 0....

5 01-03-2018 02:07 AM
View Karda's profile

bowl gouge question

01-02-2018 07:03 PM by Karda

Hi, i noticed that when I am cutting from right to left on the bowl blank th...

2 01-02-2018 10:43 PM
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Advice On Repairing My Lathe

01-01-2018 03:04 PM by JoeNhaRua

Hello All and Happy New Year 2018. Happy Turning! I have a Delta 46-460 la...

7 01-02-2018 08:46 AM
View Karda's profile

lathe turns very slow HELP

11-19-2017 11:18 PM by Karda

I took a piece off the lathe to cut and put it uped the hi speed back on and...

55 01-02-2018 12:40 AM
View Avi's profile

English bedan, can be used bevel up?

01-01-2018 09:10 AM by Avi

Hey all, Still a pretty newbie to turning, but I recently got a bedan, after ...

5 01-01-2018 05:40 PM
View BigJon's profile

Building a Lathe, need some ideas.

05-22-2017 01:58 PM by BigJon

Been turning on a 12” HF lathe the past few years and finally smoked th...

36 01-01-2018 01:36 AM
View ginasdad's profile

NOVA 1624/44 belt replacement

11-30-2017 03:03 AM by ginasdad

I recently had to replace the drive belt on my Nova 1624 lathe and was in con...

3 12-31-2017 03:20 AM
View Hockey's profile

Revo 18/36 Lathe

12-30-2017 02:09 AM by Hockey

I did a search on this forum, and it seems that there are a few Laguna Revo 1...

4 12-31-2017 12:46 AM

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