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Forum topic by trz posted 590 days ago 468 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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trz

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590 days ago

Well my brother wants me to learn how to turn some fishing rod handles, so he picked up a Ridgid WL1200 on ebay and brought it to me. Now, i’ve never turned wood before so can someone direct me to the starting line.

I’ve watched a couple youtube videos on turning 101 but was wondereing if anyone has any specific places that would be a good start for me? Also any places that are fishing rod handle specific would be helpful.


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#1 posted 590 days ago

Maybe this will help.

http://www.woodturningonline.com/Turning/Turning_articles.php

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#2 posted 590 days ago

I would highly suggest Turning Wood with Richard Raffan. Both the book and DVD are great and will get you started. Check your local library as that’s where I found them.

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