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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 »

3d printed lathe

April 12, 2017, 3:04 am

https://hackaday.io/project/20089-3d-printed-manual-mini-lathe not much of a swing but could prove useful Read more »

centauro copy wood lathe hydraulic

April 4, 2017, 11:44 pm

industrial strength https://nwct.craigslist.org/tls/6010050680.html seems like a lot of money but if a business had the need it might be a bargain also italian made Read more »

60 inch bed italian camet

April 4, 2017, 11:37 pm

never seen one of these cheap it is 220 and not sure if it need to be rewired https://newyork.craigslist.org/stn/tls/6070613495.html good for pool cues i guess Read more »

vega 2400

April 4, 2017, 11:08 pm

an interesting lathe designed only for bowl turning https://columbus.craigslist.org/tls/6033738024.html interesting one in the background poolewood euro 2000 Read more »

grizzly g1495

April 4, 2017, 10:52 pm

price might be a little high https://indianapolis.craigslist.org/tls/6061999662.html looks hardly used Read more »

nova 1624 44

April 4, 2017, 10:51 pm

looks like new price seems reasonable https://stlouis.craigslist.org/tls/6055719578.html Read more »

craftsman lathe

April 4, 2017, 10:41 pm

not come across one like this https://columbiamo.craigslist.org/tls/6031570364.html priced too high though unless the warranty transfers over or something or it includes lots and lots of extras 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 »