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Woodturned Captured Ring

Woodturned Captured Ring

If a tree falls in the forest (or your neighborhood), can you salvage it for turning stock? Here we'll show you how to make quality bowl blanks from a promising log.

If a tree falls in the forest (or your neighborhood), can you salvage it for turning stock? Here we'll show you how to make quality bowl blanks from a promising log.

A recent storm broke 2 large limbs on the big cherry tree in my garden.  Rather than cut them up for fire wood I decided to turn them into blanks and leave them to season naturally for future use. Cherry is a hard wood that would be expensive to buy pre seasoned especially in large pieces so i could not let this opportunity slip past. Fallen tree limbs are heavy and can be very dangerous if they are still attached to the tree, I will not go into how to remove fallen limbs as it is be...

A recent storm broke 2 large limbs on the big cherry tree in my garden.  Rather than cut them up for fire wood I decided to turn them into blanks and leave them to season naturally for future use. Cherry is a hard wood that would be expensive to buy pre seasoned especially in large pieces so i could not let this opportunity slip past. Fallen tree limbs are heavy and can be very dangerous if they are still attached to the tree, I will not go into how to remove fallen limbs as it is be...

Tips for better spindle turning! For more great woodturning tips visit http://www.handymantips.org/category/woodworking/

Tips for better spindle turning! For more great woodturning tips visit http://www.handymantips.org/category/woodworking/

Keeping your lathe in good running order makes all your turning projects more enjoyable.  From daily to annual checks, these are the steps to take to keep your lathe running smoothly.

Keeping your lathe in good running order makes all your turning projects more enjoyable. From daily to annual checks, these are the steps to take to keep your lathe running smoothly.