Easy Wood Tools / Midi Lathe Duplicator #1: Making the 'Stands'
Easy Wood Tools / Midi Lathe Duplicator #1: Making the 'Stands' - by Sawdustonmyshoulder @ LumberJocks.com ~ woodworking community
Tips for better spindle turning
Even if you use the lathe only occasionally, you can quickly and easily learn to turn out shapely spindles—anything turned between centers—with these essential guidelines to lead you.
There always are things that you can do yourself. Home décor is not an exception but vice versa – almost a rule! A little bit of this, a little bit of that, something new plus something old mixing with creativity and will and here we are - original décor. Well, actually what you will need is some glue and things you want to work together. Ah, besides, you might also use DYI ideas below that seem perfect to us. So take a look, share and show your friends, also, we appreciate your comments…
Wood Lathe Steady Rest 20" swing Powermatic-Grizzly-Rikon-Oneway
On lathe buffer
I wish I had thought of it. This is in the Oct 2012 Wood magazine, a tip from Tony Finlay from South Penrith, NSW, Australia. Thanks, Tony.!! Great idea using paint rollers as buffing pads. He used a dowel between centers, I turned a taper to b...
Drying Bowls With Denatured Alcohol - Woodshop Mike
Drying bowls with denatured alcohol shortens the time to dry green wood. This method dries bowls faster and helps you finish your project sooner.