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Wood Turning Techniques 3-Video Set (DVD + Download)

3-Video Set: Wood Turning Techniques (DVD + Download) Learning to turn wood on a lathe is a skill many woodworkers look to master. For the novice woodworker, the thought of turning wood can be intimidating. Advanced woodworkers want new wisdom and tips from experienced turners to allow them to further their talents. Whether you’re just…

Wood Turning Essentials Download

Video Download: Wood Turning Essentials 108 minutes. Chapter Topics: Anatomy of a Lathe Lathe Safety Tips Turning Spindles Cutting Coves and Beads Shearing Technique Sanding and Finishing Spindles Shop Mallet Bowl Turning Techniques Alternative Bowl Hollowing Watch a preview of this download below:

Using Carbide Lathe Chisels on Solid Surface Materials

Woodworking expert George Vondriska teaches you about the benefits of using carbide-tipped lathe chisels for turning bowls made from solid materials like countertop. He’s constantly impressed with how well the carbide stands up against the countertop material, and he thinks you will be, too!

Lathe Safety

One of the most enjoyable tools in many shops is the wood lathe, but before you turn yours on again, review George Vondriska’s lathe safety tips. A WoodWorkers Guild of America (WWGOA) original video.

Advanced Turning Techniques DVD

DVD: Advanced Turning Techniques Learning to turn wood on a wood lathe is a skill many woodworkers desire to master. For the novice woodworker, the thought of turning wood can be intimidating. Advanced woodworkers desire wisdom and tips from experienced turners to allow them to further their talents. In this comprehensive turning video, Master Woodworker…

Ask WWGOA: Purchasing a Lathe Chuck

Question: I have an inexpensive harbor freight lathe. I would like to purchase a lathe chuck to hold blanks to turn stuff. Don’t know how to go about doing that. Can you help? Submitted by TommyG Answer: You’ll need to look at your owner’s manual to get some information about your lathe. Specifically, you’re looking…

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Lathe Safety: Face Shield vs. Respirator

Ready to do some turning? Keep lathe safety in mind. You’ve got to wear a face shield to protect your face and eyes. When you get to the sanding step you also need to protect your lungs, something a face shield alone won’t do. Check out this video to learn more about face shield/respirator combos.

Advanced Turning Techniques DVD + FREE Download

Bundle: Advanced Turning Techniques DVD + FREE Download DVD: Advanced Turning Techniques Learning to turn wood on a wood lathe is a skill many woodworkers desire to master. For the novice woodworker, the thought of turning wood can be intimidating. Advanced woodworkers desire wisdom and tips from experienced turners to allow them to further their…

Advanced Turning Techniques Download

Video Download: Advanced Turning Techniques Learning to turn wood on a wood lathe is a skill many woodworkers desire to master. For the novice woodworker, the thought of turning wood can be intimidating. Advanced woodworkers desire wisdom and tips from experienced turners to allow them to further their talents. In this comprehensive turning video, Master…

Turning a Tenon on a 4-Jaw Chuck

Adding a four-jaw chuck to your turning arsenal can be a real game changer, as these nifty devices can increase your turning efficiency as well as capacity. When you are turning a bowl using a four-jaw chuck, however, it is important to have a good strategy for forming the tenon that will be inserted into…