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8 foot vega

October 15, 2017, 3:02 am

make you some columns or log tenons https://boise.craigslist.org/tls/d/8-ft-vega-lathe/6316378828.html Read more »

looks like an oliver

October 15, 2017, 2:59 am

looks to me like an oliver https://spokane.craigslist.org/tls/d/industrial-wood-lathe-rock/6298762818.html seems to have had a busy life Read more »

evolution legacy router lathe

October 15, 2017, 2:56 am

for ornamental stuff before cnc https://spokane.craigslist.org/tls/d/ornamental-router-lathe/6344989849.html Read more »

vicmarc vl300

October 15, 2017, 2:52 am

like the look of these real work horses https://westslope.craigslist.org/tls/d/vicmarc-vl300-lathe/6296349228.html price seems extreme but they look well built Read more »

powermatic 1982

October 15, 2017, 2:46 am

this label looks odd maybe a one off lathe from powermatic for the navy or some big contract maybe https://images.craigslist.org/00L0L_hlaPdHQz7N4_1200x900.jpg https://bozeman.craigslist.org/tls/d... Read more »

one trick pony log tenon machine

October 15, 2017, 2:43 am

i guess you hold the stock by hand and feed it in https://bozeman.craigslist.org/tls/d/log-tenon-cutter-lathe-rails/6328978317.html seems a bit dangerous but maybe there is a clamp somewhere there ... Read more »

how to remove upper-rear guard NOVA DVR to clean dust inside

October 5, 2017, 4:24 pm

I got the RPS state error 0 How do I remove the upper-rear guard? I removed the bolts but the wheel is in my way... Read more »

one more oliver a 20b

September 9, 2017, 6:31 pm

posted this before i think so guess it is not priced right the owner may like it more than anyone else https://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/d/oliver-lathe/6260986363.html in this age we are now i... Read more »

vicmarc vl300 long bed

September 9, 2017, 6:28 pm

interesting looking lathe and looks well taken care of or hardly used https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/tls/d/vicmarc-vl300-long-bed/6288164312.html notice the blurry turners Read more »

jet looks new

September 9, 2017, 6:22 pm

think i would take the oliver over this one due to low quality of jet https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/tls/d/jet-14x42-variable-speed-lathe/6298840285.html sure it has sliding headstock and bigger ... Read more »

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Mylands friction finish streaks how to remove?

I bought some Mylands High Build Friction Polish yesterday and tried it on a maple weed pot with a 1-1/8 diameter neck and 3 diameter body. The neck did fine but the body has some rather distinct... Read more »


A different take on a Natural Edge Bowl

When you think of Natural Edge, you think Bark. But I was given a large unusual piece of wood that presented an opportunity for a different take on Natural Edge Bowl. Though not actually a turnin... Read more »


Anybody using the Nova Cole Jaws or How to get a smooth bottom?

Good morning, I'm interested in these jaws: http://www.sears.com/nova-woodworking-nova-jscole-cole-jaws/p-SPM5857402401 P?prdNo=1&blockNo=1&blockType=G1 But I have a couple of questions. I ha... Read more »


Union Graduate Bowl Lathe Parts

Looking for source of parts if there is one. I understand the lathes are no longer being made. Interested in beds especially. Also would like to know what the frame size of the motor is. Thanks. Read more »