Glacier Woodturners

Woodturning


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332 viewsBoth pieces trimmed to length and ready.
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349 viewscheck the fit of the female ring, epoxy in place.
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318 viewsreverse on jam chuck and turn away excess and form the foot. The vessel can be sanded now. After it dries, more hand sanding will be required.
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348 viewsA delicate touch is needed here. Remove all excess leaving just a nub. That will be removed by hand.
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356 viewsso far so good. The male fitting is threaded in to make sure it will thread deep enough.
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352 viewsThe lid piece is chucked up using the tenon that I initially made. A recess is cut for the male threads, and it is epoxied in place.
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367 viewsThe vessel is carefully threaded on to check the fit and profile.
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274 viewsmore shaping on the lid
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280 viewsa final look at the profile of lid and vessel together.
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309 viewsThe lid had been parted off.
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315 viewsUsing another female fitting secured in the chuck, remount the lid and clean up the nub and complete shaping. The lid can be sanded now.
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