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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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The Best Pyrography Kits and Wood For Woodburning

05-17-2017 10:19 PM by natdobs

So I know that wood burning kits tend to get pricey, particularly so with one...

3 05-18-2017 02:41 AM
View CharlesA's profile

For folks who are not primarily turners, what do you use your lathe for and how often?

04-18-2017 02:47 PM by CharlesA

I’m considering a used lathe, but I’m not sure if it is worth it....

35 05-17-2017 12:38 AM
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South Oklahoman City?

05-04-2017 12:09 PM by ArtPick

This is my first post here on LJ I just had a shop built last Sep. 24×30...

8 05-16-2017 10:18 PM
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Barracuda 5 Chuck

05-16-2017 10:08 AM by Bill7255

Has anyone tried the new Penn State quick change jaw chuck. Barracuda 5. I ...

6 05-16-2017 08:05 PM
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What's your favorite wood to turn? and Why?

05-01-2017 03:53 PM by TonyArru

Hey everyone, I thought it might be fun for some of us to share what our favo...

32 05-16-2017 02:18 PM
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Looking for the best websites to buy bowl blanks from.

05-08-2017 08:25 PM by Ada_jgoodm

I’m pretty new to bowl turning and don’t have any stores around m...

11 05-15-2017 01:15 PM
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establishing a grind

05-12-2017 02:41 AM by Karda

Hi, I broke down and got a jig, I couldn’t make one that would work. it...

15 05-14-2017 12:17 AM
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Wanted coring system

05-03-2017 10:01 PM by Lefley

Does anyone have a dusty coring system seating around they would like to part...

3 05-13-2017 06:20 PM
View telrite's profile

twin to first segmented goblet

05-13-2017 03:49 PM by telrite

Not quite but pretty close. Not sure why the one looks like it is on an angle...

1 05-13-2017 04:32 PM
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1989 Delta 14" Bandsaw

05-11-2017 02:52 PM by OldCorps

I have two bandsaws—a Grizzly G0513X 17” and a pristine 1989, made in U...

8 05-12-2017 06:27 PM
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wood river collet chuck

05-11-2017 02:43 AM by davyj

Just bought this chuck today. Have not used it. But I See a potential problem...

0 05-11-2017 02:43 AM
View Karda's profile

gouge coating

05-09-2017 04:02 AM by Karda

Hi, I just noticed that my gouges look dirty or greasy but it won’t cle...

3 05-09-2017 03:38 PM
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Check out these turners and their lathes.

05-09-2017 03:28 AM by bruc101

Amazing https://w...

2 05-09-2017 02:56 PM
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Work sharp with svd-185

05-07-2017 11:22 PM by jayvansickle

Does anybody have a list of settings for spindle gouge sharpening with WS3000...

5 05-08-2017 04:08 PM
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first segmented goblet

05-07-2017 09:15 PM by telrite

9” tall. Stem is Walnut surrounded by Cherry and Maple. Cup is Chechen....

3 05-08-2017 12:15 AM
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Spindle Adapter Issue

05-06-2017 12:50 PM by OldCorps

I’ve just gotten a new Grizzly G0766 lathe which has a 1-1/4”x8tp...

5 05-07-2017 10:37 PM
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Joining Your Group

05-05-2017 05:27 PM by OldCorps

Hi folks, I don’t know if this is the right way to come aboard but I de...

13 05-07-2017 09:17 PM
View Karda's profile

pallet wood glueing

04-29-2017 11:18 PM by Karda

Hi, I have some pallet boards I want to glue up for turning, pallet boards ar...

10 05-07-2017 05:43 PM
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tool rest angle

05-04-2017 10:09 PM by Karda

I have noticed that in sharpening videos many turners use 40% angle on their ...

17 05-07-2017 04:48 PM
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Tippe or Tippy Top

06-01-2013 08:53 PM by Wildwood

I finally turned a tippy top that works. Several years ago learned about them...

10 05-04-2017 12:27 PM

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