Search the Community
Showing results for tags 'outboard'.
It's been computer madness here so far this week! I think I need a vacation!!! Our Patriot Turners- @AndrewB used a glued up poplar blank for a pepper grinder. Looks really nice. He shows us some progression shots in this post- Andrew has found a new source for turning blanks. He gives us the low down in this post- @RustyFN gave us an update on the platter he started last week- Check Rusty's post for additional pictures and the start to finish thread- Rusty has also been busy with his
Thought I would try to turn something outboard. I took a 7x9x18 piece and cut it into two 3.5x9x18. Took one of those and cut it in half again and glued them together. I ended up wit a piece 1.75x18x18. I cut it round on my bandsaw. I put it on the lathe and evened out the bottom and outside. It turned very nice. No vibration.
Lots happening with our turners this week... Our Patriot Turners- @FrederickH posted a project in the woodworking section. He is making a box for his lathe chuck/jaws. From all the comments and ideas, I thought maybe our turners would like to see what he made and all the other ideas form his post- You can see the build and how he finished the inside to hold his chuck- @Smallpatch showed us his in progress steady rest. Looks like it is going to be a nice one too- Jess' post contains images of his build, lots of commen