Glacier Woodturners

Woodturning


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461 viewsA piece of Maple between centers.
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385 viewsTurned true and down to sound wood.
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363 viewsProfile being started. Notice tenon on both ends. Part to the left will either be used as lid or jam chuck later.
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392 viewsBoring out the center, and to establish the depth.
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331 viewsEven if I have to leave for a few minutes, the piece is covered in plastic to retard drying.
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420 viewsHollowing system in place.
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379 viewsLazer showing position of cutting tip.
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403 viewsLazer on tip. Would normally be positioned the wall thickness away from cutter.
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383 viewsI use common PVC fittings for making my threads.
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338 viewsSecure the female fitting in the chuck to hold the male fitting for trimming.
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389 viewsExcess has been removed from the male part.
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357 viewsFemale fitting has been reversed and ready to have excess removed.
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