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dust collection
Any recommendations on dust collection for Oneway 2436? Not just for sanding, but to catch the heavy stuff as well. Thanks Joe Best thing to do for the big stuff is let it fall. I like to keep a sheet...
17 years ago 3
 
workshop
what is a good size workshop ? And while we're at it, how much is a house? Is Lorne Greene? Did Little Bo Peep? Try to focus on the real question. You're getting sleepy. Steven: A good sized workshop...
17 years ago 5
 
Heli-Grind Jig?
Anyone using it and has some comments? Are there better sharpening jigs available for gouges?
17 years ago
 
Woodchuckers.com web site problems?
Hi, all, Someone here suggested I check for woreless cameras to use for club demos. Every time I go there, Internet Explorer crashes - "not responding". I have to use Ctrl-Alt-Del to shut it down. My...
17 years ago 2
 
First Impressions of Delta 1440
Yesterday I took delivery of my new lathe, the Delta 1440 IronBed, while probably not my dream machine, it is one I've been looking forward to for a while. I'll give my first impressions, but first to...
17 years ago 2
 
Is it possible to turn plastic
Hi, Previously there was discussion of turning plywood. I'm just wonder is it possible to turn plastik with normal wood-turning lathe. And if it is what kind of tools should be used. t. JR begin 666...
17 years ago 4
 
What is it?
[lurk mode off] Can anyone help me identify the name and purpose of the linked photos please? center is spring loaded and retracts. THANK YOU! [lurk mode on] -- One Good Turn... New Hampshire, USA...
17 years ago 4
 
Help: Paraboloid volume calcs
One of my wife's co-worker's grandmother was cremated and then divvied up betwen various relatives. The co-worker has 1 cups worth of granny and has asked if I would make a small turned box. I could...
17 years ago 12
 
Variable-speed control box for Woodfast lathe
Howdy all, I'm a woodturner from Washington and I've got a question that you might be able to help with. I have a Woodfast lathe, with a variable speed power control that was made by Denver Ulery, who...
17 years ago 2
 
Can this even be done as a turning?
I know nothing or slightly less about wood turning, I'm just wondering if it's possible to turn plywood, not as it stands of course(!), but if say squares or circles of existing ply are taken and then...
17 years ago 5
 
KMS tools web site is down?
I try to access KMS tools web site and I got an error? I have been trying to reach KMS tools since last Wednesday...with no luck, I suspect their site is down.. I tried.... Got message that the site...
17 years ago 2
 
Glue for wide crack
I have a piece of Yew on the lathe which I am turning to form a natural edge bowl. The bowl will be far from a regular shape, verging towards the "Angel Wings" that Darrell posted about a while back....
17 years ago 6
 
dollars/sterling
hi everybody, has anyone ideas on how to recieve payment from U.S.A.,in dollars(cheque?) to UK,without having to pay charges for the privilage? yours in anticipation bigal........... dollars(cheque?)...
17 years ago 5
 
some drilling experiments and looking for others experiences
I recently developed a wood vase which uses a metal flower vase insert. I have tried spur tooth bits and forstener bits for drilling the insert hole and have found that using a Freud Carbide Forstner...
17 years ago 1
 
How to use the Sorby spiraling tolls
Hi, I have just bought the Sorby spiraling tool and I encounter some difficulties. The note being in English, and after an approximate translation, there remain some points to be cleared up. Which is...
17 years ago