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How to Make a Bottle Stopper

If you know how to turn wood on a lathe, you can have hours of fun in your workshop. Use a lathe or a mini-lathe to transform raw materials into decorative items such as bottle stoppers.

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  • block of wood
  • wood glue
  • dowel


  • drill
  • drill bits
  • lathe
  • chuck
  • medium-size gouge
  • face plate