LumberJocks

Home made dovetail tool

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by revieck posted 01-01-2010 02:59 AM 2165 reads 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch


<small>Find more videos like this on WOODTube</small>

-- Some minds are like concrete - thoroughly mixed up and permanently set.



3 comments so far

View revieck's profile

revieck

246 posts in 1759 days


#1 posted 01-01-2010 03:24 AM

This is the tool I use to turn the dovetail foot in the bottom of the plate to attach the chuck in my video “From Barns to Bowls” The only thing I’d do diffrent is brake the file in half( make it shorter). As it is in the video, it tends to work like a chatering tool. One has to hold it firmly to the tool rest!

-- Some minds are like concrete - thoroughly mixed up and permanently set.

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112323 posts in 2266 days


#2 posted 01-01-2010 03:27 AM

good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Chris Cunanan's profile

Chris Cunanan

339 posts in 2169 days


#3 posted 01-01-2010 03:49 AM

absolutely gorgeous! you cannot Buy them that nice, anywhere! i would like to see a video of it in use, i’m just starting and haven’t even owned a jaw chuck yet, but with my new lathe upgrade i’m definitely getting one for larger capacity =]....anyways, i haven’t been able to find much on the net, and if it takes too long for me to find how to do something, i usually get impatient and try by experience, which isn’t always good! lol keep up the good work Ron =]

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase