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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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Restoring a Ship's Binnacle and I need assistance

05-21-2016 12:38 PM by kcroyals22

I am trying to restore a small ship’s binnacle and am almost at complet...

11 05-24-2016 04:06 AM
View Biggamefish's profile

Finish for Bottle stoppers

05-23-2016 12:14 PM by Biggamefish

I am looking for a good finish for bottle stoppers. I have used wood turner f...

3 05-24-2016 12:16 AM
View Sharryn's profile

How to get a glass-like finish for pens?

05-10-2016 01:29 AM by Sharryn

I’ve tried just about every finish that was suggested for using on pens...

28 05-22-2016 01:50 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

A cutoff blank of Eucalyptus

05-21-2016 03:58 PM by Jack Lewis

From Azwoody’s mill in Roll, AZ. Thanks Charles.10” dia and 4...

4 05-22-2016 01:14 PM
View kmetzger's profile

Nova accessory jaws for Infinity

10-29-2015 11:36 PM by kmetzger

I’ll soon be getting a Nova Infinity chuck and a Nova DVR XP and have a...

9 05-21-2016 01:18 AM
View gator9t9's profile

What shoes to wear while turning wood?

05-18-2016 06:01 PM by gator9t9

I recently bought a new lathe….Rikon 70-220vsr. I have only used it may...

28 05-19-2016 10:16 PM
View bigarm's profile

Going to talk to Grizzly tomorrow and need advice

05-17-2016 03:43 AM by bigarm

I am dying thinking this over. From the advice I have gotten, I am going to ...

4 05-19-2016 01:25 AM
View DW833's profile

How to use anchorseal on logs and general questions on drying logs

05-16-2016 01:39 AM by DW833

I occasionally pickup ditch wood to use for wood turning. Most of what I fi...

5 05-18-2016 11:12 PM
View wied74's profile

powermatic 3520 lathe question

05-16-2016 02:29 PM by wied74

Hey guys, A friend on mine has a PM 3520 lathe for sale, from 1997,...

3 05-17-2016 02:04 AM
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AMT lathe tools??

05-02-2016 03:46 PM by JoeinGa

I was picking up a couple cans of spray lacquer in WallyWorld and I hear the ...

10 05-15-2016 06:26 PM
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09-11-2013 07:54 PM by Wildwood

After reading a how to article started turning wood tulips many years ago. P...

3 05-13-2016 08:20 PM
View bigarm's profile

Interested in a getting a lathe

05-10-2016 05:03 PM by bigarm

I am interested in getting a lathe. Grizzly seems to be in my price range. ...

6 05-13-2016 02:15 AM
View Nubsnstubs's profile

Cups for hot liquids

11-08-2015 05:32 PM by Nubsnstubs

I was in California last week, and while there, I noticed that most places th...

5 05-12-2016 07:57 PM
View loiblb's profile

Something eating my turning blanks

05-07-2016 09:46 PM by loiblb

I found powdered wood fine saw dust in piles around my wood set aside to ...

13 05-12-2016 05:05 AM
View Wildwood's profile

Big Ugly Tools

05-09-2016 08:52 PM by Wildwood

Never been a big fan of the big ugly tool but learned a thing or two over at ...

7 05-10-2016 08:27 PM
View bigarm's profile

Delta 1642 lathe?

05-10-2016 01:27 AM by bigarm

Anyone know about this lathe? There is a used one listed, supposedly 8 years...

3 05-10-2016 10:57 AM
View Mark's profile

How to fill the void?

05-09-2016 11:11 PM by Mark

Afternoon all….if it is where you are.I’m turning a Cherry Vessel...

4 05-10-2016 03:22 AM
View bruc101's profile

Turning a large log

05-09-2016 02:12 AM by bruc101

Turning a large log Large turning

1 05-09-2016 11:55 AM
View Babieca's profile

Turning a mallet from green osage orange?

04-15-2016 08:14 PM by Babieca

I’ve been looking to get my hands on some osage orage to turn a mallet ...

7 05-08-2016 06:07 PM
View konnon6's profile

The biggest lathe I have ever seen!

05-06-2016 02:02 AM by konnon6

I was down in Mexico getting some leatherwork done, when I herd this load thu...

14 05-07-2016 06:24 PM

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