Demo for woodturning club

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Blog entry by jeffthewoodwacker posted 10-11-2009 02:25 AM 1063 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have managed to find the time to do several demonstrations for wood turning clubs this year. This is a demonstration that I did this week for the Tennessee Association of Woodturners in Nashville, TN. I demonstrated the Monster Hollowing Rig on an oriental box hollow form.

Everyone enjoyed the demo and I had a good time doing it.

-- Those that say it can't be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.

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#1 posted 10-11-2009 02:29 AM

Thanks for sharing, it looks like you have some very nice pieces there as well.

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#2 posted 10-11-2009 05:05 AM

Jeff: looks like a great job there.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#3 posted 10-11-2009 05:34 AM

Great demonstration of a demonstration.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 10-11-2009 04:07 PM

That jig is so amazingly simple…

-- The difference between being defeated and admitting defeat is what makes all the difference in the world - Upton Sinclair, "The Jungle"

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#5 posted 10-11-2009 04:13 PM

Great demo Jeff, the turning look great. Wish I had that One Way lathe sitting in my shop.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 10-11-2009 05:11 PM

Hey Jeff – I missed the meeting this month (ended up working late and wouldn’t have made it down to Brentwood in time). Do the videos of the demonstrations get posted anywhere? I haven’t done any hollow forms yet and was looking forward to this one.


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#7 posted 10-11-2009 05:50 PM

Do you have them come to your place? I can’t imagine hauling that big lathe someplace for a demo. Nice looking work though.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#8 posted 10-11-2009 11:15 PM

I’d like to see a demo like that one of these days myself.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#9 posted 10-13-2009 02:44 AM

I used the lathe that belonged to the club to do the demo. They own several lathes and have access to a large meeting place.

-- Those that say it can't be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.

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