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In search of lathe...compete noobie at the helm

08-25-2017 07:17 PM by Gilley23

Okay guys, I’m in search of a lathe. Space is an issue and so is money...

24 08-28-2017 01:36 AM
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Aniline Dye on Woodturning Pen

08-21-2017 05:36 PM by Shaun

Hi Lumberjocks I’ve been busy turning pens for the last few months a...

9 08-24-2017 05:55 PM
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worm screw

08-23-2017 07:15 PM by Karda

Hi, i am mounting a bowl blank on a worm screw but I can’t get thenscre...

4 08-23-2017 11:22 PM
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Split Spindle on a Spring Pole Lathe

04-27-2017 07:58 PM by Ron Aylor

My next Prie Dieu will feature a a split spindle. I’m aware of the brow...

8 08-22-2017 01:18 PM
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Some questions concerning CBN sharpening

07-19-2017 07:23 PM by Jack Lewis

1. Is there any advantage to a grit finer than an 180 wheel?2. Should a bow...

10 08-22-2017 01:31 AM
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Washington state Cherry turned in Arizona

08-20-2017 10:37 PM by Jack Lewis

It started out like this And wound up like this

1 08-22-2017 12:41 AM
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Opinions, please

08-21-2017 04:40 PM by Jack Lewis

It has occurred to me that when roughing a raw log blank mounted on worm scre...

5 08-21-2017 11:56 PM
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discoloration on chuck jaws

08-21-2017 05:30 AM by Karda

I screwed up I la green cherry bowl in the jaws for a couple days when I rem...

2 08-21-2017 12:12 PM
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Beginner advice for lathes

08-20-2017 02:39 PM by Arkloder

I am interested in woodturning with a focus in bowls. I’m looking for a...

4 08-20-2017 09:51 PM
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Wood Gloat - Box Elder

08-19-2017 09:46 PM by xwingace

Some guy on Craigslist was giving it away for free, but only if you took it a...

2 08-20-2017 06:57 PM
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scrapper angles

08-15-2017 06:45 AM by Karda

Hi, I am making my own round nose scrapper, what angle should I grind it to, ...

20 08-20-2017 06:03 PM
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glueing question

08-17-2017 07:28 PM by Karda

I have some walnut and cherry blanks I want to use for a turning tool handle...

1 08-18-2017 01:23 AM
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lathe chuck suggestions

08-16-2017 09:23 PM by Grundy51

Greetings,I am fairly new to wood turning and looking for advice on chucks. R...

8 08-17-2017 10:39 PM
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Grizzly parts on Jet Lathe

08-16-2017 08:13 PM by khesidenz

Wondering if anyone has had any experience using Grizzly parts on a Jet lathe...

4 08-17-2017 01:04 AM
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Spalted Pecan

08-16-2017 03:45 AM by Jason1974

Can anyone tell me where I can find some Spalted pecan in currituck county, n...

4 08-17-2017 12:06 AM
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chatter work

08-15-2017 04:43 PM by Vicki

Hi,I have a chatter tool with changeable tips. I’m not getting the res...

2 08-16-2017 01:20 AM
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Shopsmith 10er Dedicated Lathe

08-14-2017 02:54 PM by Hockey

Recently acquired a Shopsmith 10er, and I have been using it exclusively as a...

5 08-15-2017 08:56 PM
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Need help identifying my newest accuisiton

08-12-2017 04:26 PM by Bigjohn8589

7 08-14-2017 12:54 AM
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hollow form

08-13-2017 07:26 PM by telrite

This is my second attempt at a hollow form. Kinda fun to build. The bottom po...

1 08-13-2017 07:38 PM
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red cedar

08-09-2017 03:32 PM by Vicki

I need 4X4 pieces of wood to turn into snowmen. I know I shouldn’t use...

10 08-11-2017 03:08 PM

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