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Homemade Lathe Tool #3 x2

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Project by clieb91 posted 276 days ago 1101 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project can actually qualify as a Lathe and a General Shop tool I suppose. Each month the woodturning club that I joined does a Bring Back Raffle. Where someone brings in a project that is raffled off and the next month the winner has to bring in the next month’s raffle. Well last month I won a nice little bowl (see pic 5). As you may have noticed I do not do a lot of bowl turning. So I decided to try a new kit that might be helpful in the shop. This is a Artist Sketch Pencil (Also called a tool box pencil) from WC. I already had the wood on hand I can not for the life of me remember what it is. I added some burned marks to each of them and also 2 rare earth magnets so that if wished it can stay put on the lathe. The pencil in pic 3 will be taken to tonight’s meeting as the bring back.

Thanks for looking.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)





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#1 posted 276 days ago

Nice. I like the idea of the magnets!

-- Time is what keeps everything from happening all at once.

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#2 posted 276 days ago

Very hansy and a great project

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#3 posted 276 days ago

Nice looking and a great idea.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#4 posted 265 days ago

HERMOSA LAPICERA HABILIDOSO ARTESANO!!!!!

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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