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Forum topic by duffeyduff1987 posted 11-26-2008 07:19 PM 703 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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duffeyduff1987

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11-26-2008 07:19 PM

I’ve been trying to make a vase or something out of a piece of wood but when i try to turn it after i get it screwed on to the lathe and get it turing. the stock wobbles and makes ovals does anyone know how to fix this problem?


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#1 posted 11-26-2008 08:00 PM

Do you have this on the exact center? Are you just guessing as to where the center is? Did you cut the corners on a 45 before trying to use them on the lathe?

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duffeyduff1987

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#2 posted 11-27-2008 04:24 AM

well i already had it slandered before i tried to hollow it out the middle. i didnt find exact center i cause that could be the problem

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