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This is a subject that has been much on my mind today, as I have struggled to create something. I’ve been hunched over my lathe, in a rather draughty workshop – or shed, to be more accurate, while the snow has fallen around me. 669 more words


Looking for Lathe Technician - Jurong East

·          Assist Lathe Engineer in the day to day operation of the tooling and metrology area
·          Perform day to day operation of high precision lathe machines to fabricate tooling of high precision… 135 more words


The Making of a Wood Bowl

How Wooden Bowls Are Made – Step By Step

A local customer brought me two large Black Cherry logs. The tree had been growing on their property for many years. 253 more words

Arts Of Wood

Big Lathe - Little Parts

My wife wanted some metal nose pads for her eye glasses.  I thought I’d try my hand at making some….again.  More one that in a few.  708 more words


A Key for a Strong Box

By Peter Jenkins

One of the items I’ve been working on this term is a metal strong box. The box in question can be seen below before treatment, and one can see that it has been forced open and broken into. 877 more words


Custom Sculpting Tools

Buying Christmas presents for all your friends is generally not the easiest thing to do. If, however, some of your friends are sculptors, and you have skill using a lathe… 176 more words


How To Turn a Bowl With a Table Saw

Lathes are an interesting piece of “maker gear,” but the typical garage would seem more likely to have a table saw than a lathe available. If for some reason you need to make a wooden bowl and only have a saw around, “izzy swan” now has a solution with his custom jig. 175 more words