Video Tutorials from Robert Sorby

  • Advertise with us

« back to Woodturning forum

Forum topic by Druid posted 12-24-2014 05:37 AM 1365 views 2 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Druid's profile


1766 posts in 2817 days

12-24-2014 05:37 AM

Topic tags/keywords: turning lathe video series tutorial

Here’s a link to the first of 8 (currently) video tutorials on various turning projects from Robert Sorby. The first one is titled ”Project 01 Robert Sorby Garden Dibber by Nick Cook”, and the following ones are numbered sequentially as Project 02 Robert Sorby…. , Project 03 Robert Sorby… , etc.
Of course these are showing Robert Sorby tools, but they do show detailed turning methods that would be beneficial to new turners in particular, but also to more experienced ones.
If you search a bit further, on the site, under Robert Sorby, there are more involved methods such as cutting threads available.
Have fun with it. Here’s the link to Project 01 . . .

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

5 replies so far

View lew's profile


12099 posts in 3777 days

#1 posted 12-24-2014 11:56 AM

Thanks, John!

All with the skew!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

View Case101's profile


107 posts in 1814 days

#2 posted 01-16-2015 12:15 AM

Nice find!!!!

Thanks for posting!

-- John, New Jersey

View Druid's profile


1766 posts in 2817 days

#3 posted 01-16-2015 04:23 PM

Glad you like it guys.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

View JoeinGa's profile


7736 posts in 2028 days

#4 posted 01-17-2015 12:17 AM

THANKS for sharing this. Have it in my favorites now, and I can see where I have a LOT to learn :-)

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

View Woodknack's profile


11758 posts in 2401 days

#5 posted 01-18-2015 04:32 AM

I watched several of these last night, Nick Cook is one heck of a skilled turner. I like how he just gets on with it without excess babble.

-- Rick M,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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