For cutting, shaping and shearing wood, a lathe can't be beat. Lathes are used to create cylinders and round furniture legs and also to...
A 12-1/2-swing midi lathe costs about $500 and lets you turn bigger bowls.
The top of the birdhouse takes shape as it is hollowed out on the lathe.
Improve your wood turning with these simple tips for using your lathe.
Dave Hout explains the lathe & basic tools for beginning wood turning.
Learn how to turn a small box with a threaded lid on a mini-lathe.
Dave demos the method of turning a rolling pin from a block of glued woods.
Dave Hout carves a perch and completes the birdhouse project.
Here's a look at the process of milling logs at Barna Mill.
Dave Hout shows how to create the bottom of this simple birdhouse.
A multi-tool may be the answer for your small shop problem. Here, DIY Network experts explain how a multi-tool works.
Chris Grundy checks out tools that transform shapes according to the job.
DIY Network shows how the homeowners and workshop enthusiasts can use the shop multi-tool. See how this multipurpose tool's attachments...
Delta's midsize lathe can handle just about any woodworking project.