Lathe tool handles for spindle gouges

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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 1002 days ago 1051 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Have the week off so have been spending more time on the shop.

The wood one is made from colored plywood from Jock Mike (Hacksaw007).

The other is made from a piece of 1” x 16” aluminum bar stock. Then wrapped with nylon clothes line.


Nov 21 2011

-- Bob A in NJ

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matt garcia

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#1 posted 1002 days ago

Bob, did you turn the aluminum stock on your lathe by hand????

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#2 posted 1002 days ago

Bob: Nice job.

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

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#3 posted 1002 days ago

Nice handles. Is the nylon line slick to hold onto?


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Lee A. Jesberger

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#4 posted 1002 days ago

Lookin good, Bob.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 997 days ago

I have a killer idea for the next one… I won’t be at the next NJW meeting, but we can sync up in Dec…

-- Steven

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