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Location: Pickens, SC
It all started back in 2006 when I purchased a manual saw mill. The idea was that I could harvest southern yellow pine from my property and my neigbors trees, for free, and build a barn/garage/storage/workshop. This worked out rather well and the barn is completed. What a learning curve. I really enjoy slicing up a log to see whats inside. Throughout this endever friends will show up with different species of trees to be milled for turning blanks, and I end up with some lumber. I sold the mill back in 2010. So now it was time to try refining my woodworking skills. This is were the LJ's wealth of knowledge and inspiration came into play. Thank you all.
Two years ago I was given a old hand-me-down Power Kraft lathe that had been refitted with a variable speed DC motor. I really like turning.
One of these days I might post some of my newer projects, but I find myself in the shop making shavings.
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|replied on||Any opinions on this lathe? Wards powrkraft from 1940||10-28-2016 03:24 PM|
|replied on||Any opinions on this lathe? Wards powrkraft from 1940||10-27-2016 01:06 PM|
|replied on||New to woodturning, need help identifying lathe||08-12-2016 02:41 PM|
|replied on||Should gouges be as sharp as razors?||07-15-2014 02:24 PM|
|replied on||Shopmade Krenov style hand plane||02-11-2013 06:52 PM|
|started topic||Shopmade Krenov style hand plane||02-09-2013 04:04 PM|
|commented on||Coffee table||01-16-2013 01:26 PM|
|added project||Cedar bench||10-29-2012 05:59 PM|
|commented on||Yet more cups of coffee and biscuits||09-04-2012 01:12 PM|
|commented on||Panel Clamp||08-30-2012 04:50 PM|
|added project||Recycled aquarium stand||12-07-2011 03:43 PM|
|replied on||Tips & Tricks: Getting the Wood Smoo-oo-ooth||11-02-2011 04:24 PM|
|replied on||Tips & Tricks: Getting the Wood Smoo-oo-ooth||10-26-2011 03:22 PM|
|added project||Red Oak Bench||09-12-2011 05:38 PM|
|added project||Persimmon Table||09-11-2011 02:45 PM|