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Top 31 Lathes Projects

  1. 16. Mini Lathe in Slo-Mo (00:00:34)

    A 30-second slow-motion demonstration of a mini lathe at work.

  2. 17. Lighted Facemask

    DIY shares how efficient a lighted facemask can be compared to other types of face protection.

  3. 19. Mini Lathe Up Close (00:02:38)

    See a 12" mini lathe in action in this extreme close-up view.

  4. 20. Council Tool Form-a-Nator (03:32)

    We tour the Council Tool factory, where these sledgehammers are made.

  5. 21. How To Make Decorative Bottle Stoppers

    Learn how to make beautiful bottle stoppers using this woodworker's lathe technique.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 22. Designing a Wood Birdhouse (04:59)

    Combine the wonders of nature with woodturning by building a wonderful birdhouse

  7. 23. All About Wood (20:00)

    In this episode, host Chris Grundy checks out lathes, saws and sanders.

  8. 24. Delta Midi Lathe (01:17)

    A 12-1/2-swing midi lathe costs about $500 and lets you turn bigger bowls.

  9. 25. How to Turn a Natural-Edge Bowl

    Master wood turner Lowell Converse demonstrates how to turn a natural edge bowl on a lathe to make a stunning piece of art.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 26. Transformers (20:00)

    Chris Grundy checks out tools that transform shapes according to the job.

  11. 27. Midi Lathe (01:13)

    Delta's midsize lathe can handle just about any woodworking project.

  12. 28. Barna Mill (01:36)

    Here's a look at the process of milling logs at Barna Mill.

  13. 29. Goblet With Captive Ring (00:20:00)

    Dave transforms a block of solid cherry into a goblet with a captive ring.

  14. 30. Powermatic 3520-B Lathe (02:39)

    If you are serious about wood turning; check out this machine!

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