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Looking for a 4850004 Tool Rest Base for the Ryobi Mini-Lathe ML618


June 19, 2018, 6:20 pm

A teacher at my school fell in love with this lathe, and the rest base snapped in half while he was turning a sycamore blank. I've attached a picture of it. https://i.imgur.com/wgcigjn.jpg I would ... Read more »

those small scraps


May 26, 2018, 10:03 pm

there are always small scraps less than six inches and usually they are less than one inch diameter kindling is one use but i found another and you get to do some turning using a jam chuck i turn... Read more »

Re: How is live oak for turning?


May 21, 2018, 2:39 pm

On Thu, 10 May 2018 22:20:35 -0700 (PDT), Lived Oak is wonderful.... and spalted Live Oak is even better. One warning... don't try to split it with a wedge. It was even the subject of a song.. h... Read more »

nova dvr xp oliver and a rare one and others


May 15, 2018, 8:59 pm

price is way too high but then again they might get lucky https://reno.craigslist.org/tls/d/nova-dvr-xp-wood-lathe/6586624900.html vega https://yubasutter.craigslist.org/gms/d/multi-family-garage... Read more »

craiglist scams


May 5, 2018, 4:06 pm

many ways that scams go on on craigslist they send a check that is over the amount of the item they go after high dollar items so they can make a bigger haul you list your lathe for 4000 and they ... Read more »

stubby plus the works


April 29, 2018, 5:06 pm

nice bowl lathe https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/tls/d/bowl-lathe-omega-stubby-750/6548260171.html probably not a bad price for all that Read more »

sinks


April 4, 2018, 4:40 pm

right around 400 seconds he uses a ball to cinch the sink https://youtu.be/b8eTjA143KQ great idea and a good use for those old tennis balls nice sinks but seem more like an oddity and might only l... Read more »

Rookie woodturner


March 25, 2018, 10:23 pm

Stumbled upon this group researching lathes, how to do it and safety risks involved. Figured I?d see if anyone is around the Dallas area and w ouldn?t mind letting me come over and watch and ask q... Read more »

Powermatic B accessories for sale


March 20, 2018, 3:31 am

I have the following for sale: 18 bed extension new in carton list $426 Remote switch Read more »

Sh-t happens


March 20, 2018, 1:35 am

I had almost finished roughing out the inside of this turning (prior to scraping the tool marks and taking the wall thickness down to 3mm) when.... https://postimg.org/image/gcuoonmqt/ The large ... 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 »