Wood Turning

Woodturning – DIY Dust Collector Arm

DIY Dust Collector Arm

I rigged up an adjustable computer monitor arm to my dust collector hose.

Monitor Arm – https://amzn.to/2wXAQc9

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Woodturning – Turning A Bowling Ball Bowl

Turning a bowling ball bowl

I this video I turned a bowling ball into a bowl on the lathe. Robin found the bowling ball at a thrift store for $15. I used Easy Wood carbide negative rake cutters to turn the whole piece. The negative cutters are made for this kind of thing.

Woodturning – Maple Baseball Bat

Maple Baseball Ball

In this video I turned a baseball bat on the lathe. I turned it with a skew chisel ,and finished it with wood dye and stain.

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Woodturning – Walnut Sink

In this video I show you how I made a bathroom sink out of wood. The sink is 20″ by 15″ and made from one piece of Walnut. I turned the basic shape on the lathe before carving it with the Turboplane. I finished the sink with Stone Coat Countertops epoxy resin, two coats on the bottom and three coats on the inside.

Woodturning – Turning A Bowling Pin Into A Mallet

I had so much fun with the bowling balls, thought I’d make something with a bowling pin. I’ve turned quite a few pin years ago, but they had Maple centers. The new pins are synthetic easy to turn, but not a lot of thing you can do with them.