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Carl’s Magazine Articles

Foam Cole Jaws


Here is my “Craft Foam Projects Bowl Rim” tip that appeared in the “Tips” section on page 15 of the AAW February 2019 “American Woodturner” Journal.
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Shopmade Collet Chuck

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Here is a pointer to my “Shopmade Collet Chuck” article that appeared on page 18 of the AAW August 2018 “American Woodturner” Journal.
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Get A Grip


Here is my “Get A Grip” tip that appeared in the “Tips” section on page 18 of the AAW August 2018 “American Woodturner” Journal.
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Custom Tool Handles

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Make your own Custom Tool Handles from PVC Pipe and Heat Shrinkable Fabric.
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Carl’s Thread On Custom Centering Cones

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Updated: 4/14/2023. I now use “slip on” custom UHMW cones rather than the “threaded” cones featured in this blog entry and article. See my “Carl’s Slip On Custom Centering Cones” blog entry.

I could not live without my Custom Centering Cones that I have turned out of ultar-high molecular weight (UHMW) polyethylene. I have turned lots of different shapes and use them often.  
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