Large Carving Gouge for Log Nib Removal

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I like to use a big 5/35 Carving Gouge to remove the nib left over on a log after turning it between centers. Continue reading Large Carving Gouge for Log Nib Removal

Led Flashlight for Hollowing

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My students and I have discovered that the "NextLED NT-7647 20-Inch Gooseneck Flashlight" makes a great light for looking inside of vases and hollow forms. Continue reading Led Flashlight for Hollowing

Use Metalworking Steel Wool

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Here is my “Use Synthetic Metalworking Steel Wool ” tip that appeared in the “Tips” section on page 20 of the AAW February 2024 “American Woodturner” Journal. Or click here for PDF. Continue reading Use Metalworking Steel Wool

Corner Code Your Sandpaper

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Here is my “Corner-code Your Sandpaper” tip that appeared in the “Tips” section on page 19 of the AAW February 2024 “American Woodturner” Journal. Or click here for PDF. Continue reading Corner Code Your Sandpaper

Color Code Your Faceplate Screws

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Here is my “Color-coding Identifies Screws” tip that appeared in the “Tips” section on page 14 of the AAW December 2023 “American Woodturner” Journal. Or click here for PDF. Continue reading Color Code Your Faceplate Screws

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