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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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Jet Jwl-1442 VSK a deal for $800?

03-22-2017 03:10 AM by Flyboysmy

Hello all, I am looking at picking up a lathe to add to my shop and get into ...

5 04-09-2017 10:18 PM
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Barn Find Lathe ?

04-09-2017 02:12 PM by stephenj

G,day folks, hoping you can help me out here. While cleaning out a barn I hav...

3 04-09-2017 02:53 PM
View builtinbkyn's profile

My First Turning

04-08-2017 04:18 PM by builtinbkyn

Ok so it’s not art, but it’s a first for me ;) I have need of a ...

4 04-09-2017 12:53 PM
View Karda's profile

Radius skew grind

04-02-2017 06:07 PM by Karda

I found that I can use a radius skew better than a straight one, but how do I...

6 04-08-2017 09:56 PM
View toddbeaulieu's profile

Do you use a face shield when sanding? Dust mask? Trend Airshield?

10-20-2015 06:13 PM by toddbeaulieu

Curious if you are 100% face shield for all spindle and bowl work, or if ther...

31 04-08-2017 07:31 PM
View Rick M's profile

Woodturning smocks: Sorby vs Easy Wood Tools vs ??

04-02-2017 06:38 PM by Rick M

I’m looking at turning smocks and am leaning toward the EWT because it&...

39 04-07-2017 12:23 PM
View Joe Lyddon's profile

A NEW Application for your lathe

04-01-2017 09:51 PM by Joe Lyddon

You will NOT want to miss this one! Especially during the hotter months w...

10 04-06-2017 06:28 PM
View loiblb's profile

8 inch CBN grinding wheel

04-05-2017 02:38 PM by loiblb

Where is a good place to buy the 8 inch CBN grinding wheels?What grit combo w...

12 04-06-2017 01:27 PM
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Woodturning On The Cheap - Tips and Tricks

03-23-2017 04:58 AM by MrUnix

How many times have you all heard that the lathe is just the beginning in ter...

35 04-06-2017 12:25 AM
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...

4 04-04-2017 02:15 AM
View brunomarcs's profile

Delta DL 40 wood lathe

11-22-2015 03:59 PM by brunomarcs

I’m a new member here and have purchased a slightly used 16” Delt...

13 04-01-2017 10:56 PM
View loiblb's profile

New lathe protection

03-31-2017 10:57 AM by loiblb

Got a new lathe set up in the shop. Would like to keep it from looking like m...

7 04-01-2017 08:10 PM
View Karda's profile

sharpening jig for bowel gouge

03-30-2017 06:31 AM by Karda

This is the set up i made for sharpening roughing gouge and skews works ok fo...

26 04-01-2017 01:37 AM
View BobBlarney's profile

layout fixture for faceplate work

03-31-2017 01:18 PM by BobBlarney

Hello, this fixture is handy for quickly marking facework, especially for dup...

1 03-31-2017 01:53 PM
View gator9t9's profile

Lathe Might Need New Bearings!!!

03-10-2017 11:00 PM by gator9t9

So I have a 1 yr old Rikon 70-220 VSR lathe. I bought this lathe new. It b...

26 03-28-2017 12:02 PM
View justinwdemoss's profile

Delta LA200 Midi Lathe Belt replacement

07-29-2013 08:41 PM by justinwdemoss

I am throwing this out to the web in an effort to help others who have the De...

7 03-27-2017 06:19 PM
View greatview's profile

3 Jaw or 4 Jaw

03-25-2017 11:21 AM by greatview

Woodcraft has the Nova G3 chuck on sale for $79 and it is a 4 jaw chuck. Man...

9 03-27-2017 01:21 PM
View muddler6's profile

Need parts for two vintage lathes

03-26-2017 04:36 PM by muddler6

Hello fellow woodworkers, new to the forum, sort of, have looked on here befo...

9 03-27-2017 12:01 AM
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03-26-2017 04:33 AM by Karda

More question, I glued together 2 2×4s to practice turning on, is there...

13 03-26-2017 08:33 PM
View jayvansickle's profile

Lathe chisel sharpening

03-26-2017 01:24 AM by jayvansickle

Anybody have any experience with a Work Sharp 3000 for lathe tool sharpening?...

4 03-26-2017 02:16 PM

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