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Re: Im Sooo Confussed, Oneway or Stubby lathe


August 14, 2017, 12:09 pm

I live a couple of hours away from the Stubby manufacturer and have just put a deposit on a 1000. I have to wait 3 months but am very excited. I am sure I have made a good decision but enjoyed this t... Read more »

laguna revo with extras


July 4, 2017, 8:55 pm

nice setup with the outboard attachment too and wheels https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/dak/tls/6203927737.html the halogen lights will keep you warm Read more »

true diy spirit


July 4, 2017, 8:42 pm

https://peoria.craigslist.org/tls/6166932091.html looks nice and hope they sell it gets put to good use Read more »

belt sharpener


July 4, 2017, 2:30 am

have been looking at belt sanders and came across this one https://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/p/93/4220/Robert-Sorby-Pro-Edge-Sharpening-System-6-Piece-Set looks well made and well thought out but ... Read more »

900 dollar oliver


June 28, 2017, 4:49 pm

a steal https://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/6176036769.html Read more »

turning antler


June 3, 2017, 2:21 am

none in my possession yet but am wondering if anyone has turned antler is it too hard or just not turning material Read more »

Been awhile, and it shows


May 7, 2017, 1:53 pm

I had had a piece of dogwood laying around the shop for about five years. Its not a big piece, but then dogwood does not get all that big. It was ab out 5 1/2-6 in diameter and about 32 long, an... Read more »

cactus juice


April 20, 2017, 7:22 pm

anyone tried this stuff have some material that might not turn well as it is but this cactus juice might make it possible it is expensive so i would not want to experiment but i see knife makers ... Read more »

more big iron


April 17, 2017, 2:15 am

this one is the pattern maker model https://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/6089531575.html Read more »

big iron


April 17, 2017, 2:13 am

us navy owned this one https://sacramento.craigslist.org/tls/6077702037.html 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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »