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How To Gear Shift Knob / Live Q&A Woodturning

In this live show I made a Walnut and Maple gear shift knob for my truck. It’s 2 1/2″ in diameter and 4″ tall.


Woodturning Q&A Mounting Work To The Lathe

In this video I go over different ways to mount your work to the lathe. I used double sided tape, and hot glue for small stuff. Larger pieces like bowls I use a screw drive or a face plate.


Woodturning Q&A 1/2″ Spindle Gouge

In this basic spindle gouge video I demonstrate, and how to sharpen a spindle gouge. I use a 1/2″ Robert Sorby spindle gouge, here’s a link. http://astore.amazon.com/thewood0c-20/detail/B0184W0T0Q




Woodturning Is Dusty!!

Roughing Gouge

Woodturning Back-to-Basics Episode #1

I started this series to help new turners with a few tips I’ve learned after 23 years of woodturning. In this episode I go over a few tips for using the skew chisel, and the bowl gouge. I also talk about the sanding pad I use, and how to sand out end grain. Also a quick tip for sharpening gouges.