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    Our club does various offsite shows and we take...

    Our club does various offsite shows and we take mini lathes and mount them on STANLEY style "workmates". A board with a cleat underneath to grip in the jaws and drilled holes for the lathe feet to...
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    Hi, I think that the issue here is not one of...

    Hi,
    I think that the issue here is not one of bandsaw drift (although it doesn't help). I found the same issue with a similar jig and was advised that the problem was that the pivot point was not in...
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    Hi Brendan, Sorry to hear that you've hung up...

    Hi Brendan,
    Sorry to hear that you've hung up the chisels but glad to hear you are doing OK.
    You'd been a great supporter of the hobby, coming out and demonstrating for us at Eastern Wood Turners...
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    CLAIMED I'm in.

    I'm in.
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    CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    Hi Robin, Nice work. I did a similar one using a...

    Hi Robin,
    Nice work. I did a similar one using a Sea Urchin shell as the body and found myself with an order of half a dozen for Xmas stockings.
    A quick word on the lighting though. Not sure what...
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    Thanks folks, I'm going to break out the chain...

    Thanks folks,

    I'm going to break out the chain saw tomorrow. I'll let you know what it looks like.
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    Cherry Ballart/Wild Cherry

    There is a fallen tree nearby that I've been able to identify as Cherry Ballart or Wild Cherry.
    Does anyone know if it is worth retrieving for turning? I'd rather not run the risk of raising the...
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    Thanks all. Looks like I'm going to get a bit...

    Thanks all.

    Looks like I'm going to get a bit of practice for my technique roughing out all those blanks
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    Oh, I can attest to the reaction of the family when you don't pay attention to a piece...
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    Hi - Might be a dumb question, but do you rough...

    Hi - Might be a dumb question, but do you rough them with a spigot or recess? Wondering if the warping during drying makes a difference when re-mounting.
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    What a great story - must really make you feel...

    What a great story - must really make you feel proud.
    A great piece too - something for we beginners to aspire to.

    Guy
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    Drying Green Wood

    Hi Folks,
    First post from a newbie.
    I bought myself a mini lathe earlier this year. I've been having fun using various scraps and bowl blanks, but I've been building up a store of green logs. Cut...
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