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  0 Thread: New bowl
Post: New bowl

I have been working on this for the last week.
RustyN Woodturning 2 583 04-04-2021, 06:28 PM
  0 Thread: 13” segmented bowl
Post: 13” segmented bowl

I made a new bowl. It is 13” in diameter and 5” tall. It is made from maple and walnut.
RustyN Woodturning 3 654 03-26-2021, 05:44 PM
  0 Thread: Spalted crabapple/ resin starry night bowl
Post: RE: Spalted crabapple/ resin starry night bowl

That is a beautiful piece.
RustyN Woodturning 4 806 03-19-2021, 06:08 PM
  0 Thread: Cabinet knob
Post: RE: Cabinet knob

It might look better to glue four one inch pieces together than have just one glue joint.
RustyN Woodturning 10 1,761 03-17-2021, 06:48 PM
  0 Thread: New turner
Post: RE: New turner

Look at the Oneway Drill Wizard it might be what you need.
RustyN Woodturning 5 821 03-17-2021, 10:05 AM
  0 Thread: Looking at some barn wood.
Post: RE: Looking at some barn wood.

(03-11-2021, 06:15 PM)iclark Wrote: That looks like a nice haul. Not pushing, but are you aware of the Beads of Courage effort? No I have never heard of it.
RustyN Woodturning 12 1,591 03-11-2021, 08:09 PM
  0 Thread: Looking at some barn wood.
Post: RE: Looking at some barn wood.

(03-11-2021, 05:09 PM)Transformer Wrote: Looks good Rusty. How is the new lathe working out? It is working great thanks for asking. Knowing now what I was missing with the rotating head I wish I wo...
RustyN Woodturning 12 1,591 03-11-2021, 05:25 PM
  0 Thread: Looking at some barn wood.
Post: RE: Looking at some barn wood.

The guy never got back to me. I found another guy selling some wood. It is fresh cut and still wet. I bought one hickory 7” x 9” x 8’ long, two spalted maple 7” x 9” x 8’ long and one cherry 6” x 6” x...
RustyN Woodturning 12 1,591 03-11-2021, 01:04 PM
  0 Thread: "SINUOUS" completed
Post: RE: "SINUOUS" completed

Wow that is very nice.
RustyN Woodturning 10 2,049 03-10-2021, 10:35 AM
  0 Thread: Segmented bowl
Post: RE: Segmented bowl

(03-08-2021, 07:39 PM)greenacres2 Wrote: Looks great Rusty. I've done a handful--it's amazing how good a few scraps can look!! earl Yes it is. It was a lot of fun. I can’t wait to learn more and in...
RustyN Woodturning 4 715 03-08-2021, 08:17 PM
  0 Thread: Segmented bowl
Post: Segmented bowl

This is my first attempt at a segmented bowl. It is nothing fancy. I just used some scraps to learn the process.
RustyN Woodturning 4 715 03-08-2021, 06:16 PM
  0 Thread: Looking at some barn wood.
Post: RE: Looking at some barn wood.

(03-05-2021, 10:31 PM)iclark Wrote: ~60 cent/BF for oak or hickory (possibly old growth) sounds like a steal. Those board dimensions could make it easy to build a nice woodworking bench. Some peop...
RustyN Woodturning 12 1,591 03-06-2021, 10:07 AM
  0 Thread: new lathe.
Post: RE: new lathe.

I round all of my blanks on my bandsaw before I put them on the lathe. I didn’t know I had anything wrong with the bowl. I was happy with it as is.
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,563 03-05-2021, 06:29 AM
  0 Thread: Looking at some barn wood.
Post: Looking at some barn wood.

Quote:I was talking to a guy that has some barn wood for sale. He has 7 pieces 7’ long, 12” wide and 3.5” thick. He said they are old, dry with no rot or cracks. He thinks they are oak or hickory. He ...
RustyN Woodturning 12 1,591 03-05-2021, 06:23 AM
  0 Thread: new lathe.
Post: RE: new lathe.

I turned a bowl today from a chunk that has been sitting around for about a year with the ends sealed.
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,563 03-04-2021, 06:39 PM
  0 Thread: Intro to Turning
Post: RE: Intro to Turning

(03-04-2021, 08:57 AM)DIY GUY Wrote: Ah, Yoopers! MichaelMouse does that make you a billygoat? Thanks again for all the tips everyone. I've got a cheap gouge set that seems I'll likely have to repl...
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,391 03-04-2021, 09:08 AM
  0 Thread: new lathe.
Post: RE: new lathe.

(03-04-2021, 07:03 AM)Grey Mountain Wrote: Good on the added weight. Might consider sand bags rather than wood. Sand absorsbs vibration. GM I was wanting to make it useable space instead of waste...
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,563 03-04-2021, 07:37 AM
  0 Thread: Intro to Turning
Post: RE: Intro to Turning

You will want to rough turn the bowl first. You want to leave the thickness 10% of the diameter. So a 10” diameter bowl you will want to leave 1” thick and put in a paper bag with the wood chips to dr...
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,391 03-03-2021, 09:25 PM
  0 Thread: new lathe.
Post: RE: new lathe.

I added a shelf on the bottom and a little weight. I also rotated the head a little to turn the inside of a bowl and it worked great.
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,563 03-03-2021, 06:46 PM
  0 Thread: new lathe.
Post: RE: new lathe.

(03-03-2021, 07:44 AM)charliez Wrote: Nothing more depressing than blowing one up on a new machine. It's ok. It happens. You'll be surprised how accurate your feel can be. Turn it off and feel t...
RustyN Woodturning 27 2,563 03-03-2021, 07:55 AM

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