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Steve Krumanaker

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About Steve Krumanaker

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  • Birthday 08/04/1950

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    Steve
  • My Location
    Huntington IN
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    Male
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    Intermediate
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    Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. Calvin Coolidge

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  1. Steve Krumanaker

    How to hold a small leg in the lathe?

    Do you have a face plate? if so, you can make a pocket to hold the end you're trying to hold with the spigot jaws. Make it a snug fit and attach it to your faceplate. The tailstock will keep pressure to hold the leg in place. Steve
  2. Steve Krumanaker

    Ornament supply goes down

    Looks good Ron, I don't see the color bleed either. I like your jewelry fixings too. Steve
  3. Steve Krumanaker

    2018 Ornament

    They look like real bulbs and I agree with Gerald about the duplicating. Well done! Steve
  4. Steve Krumanaker

    Display

    Good idea, tops have a way of taking a spin where you don't want them to!! Steve
  5. Steve Krumanaker

    Wednesday's Wisdom For Woodturners November 28, 2018

    Nice job Lew. I'll have to watch that Rick turns video. Some nice color in that box elder bowl. Steve
  6. Steve Krumanaker

    Ball Catch Game

    Everything about this is outstanding, from the craftsmanship to the fellowship. Steve
  7. Steve Krumanaker

    Scraper

    On every bowl I turn it's my goal to not need to use a scraper. Seldom do I achieve that goal. I agree with everything Gerald said. Properly used a bowl just gives a superior finish but it takes much practice and repetition to make that sweet cut every time. I prefer a negative rake scraper as they far less likely to catch. Steve
  8. Steve Krumanaker

    Wednesday's Wisdom For Woodturners November 21, 2018

    Another nice collection! Thanks lew! Steve
  9. Steve Krumanaker

    My move from craftsman to art?

    Never would've thought of doing something like. Very creative I think Steve
  10. Been dealing with some family issues and haven't been in the shop very much. I did finish a couple pieces yesterday and today. Both are maple and both are right at 12" diameter. I think these two pieces really illustrate just how versatile is maple. First is a shallow bowl or deep platter, would probably work either way. Next is a platter, my attempt at a "traditional Irish platter" from the Glenn Lucas DVD and this is also one of the things a person will turn during his class. This is wormy, spalted, maple. Actually, in the interest of full disclosure and truth in advertising, this one is wormy, spalted, maple and superglue, a ton of it. Thanks for looking. Steve
  11. Steve Krumanaker

    Wednesday's Wisdom For Woodturners November 14, 2018

    Thanks Lew, have to agree with Gerald and Dan about the videos. Steve
  12. Steve Krumanaker

    Shapes

    Believe it or not, I've done several of them at one time or another. Not a one of them on purpose!! Steve
  13. Steve Krumanaker

    EWT Christmas Tree

    Thanks for sharing Jim, beautiful tree! Steve

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