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Top 31 Lathes Projects

  1. 16. Lighted Facemask

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

  2. 17. Shop Multipurpose Tool

    DIY Network shows how the homeowners and workshop enthusiasts can use the shop multi-tool. See how this multipurpose tool's attachments...

  3. 18. 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 mater...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  4. 19. Barna Mill (01:36)

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

  5. 20. Midi Lathe (01:13)

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

  6. 21. Goblet With Captive Ring (00:20:00)

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

  7. 22. Turning a Metal Bowl (00:20:01)

    Dave demos the unique art of metal spinning on a wood lathe for this bowl.

  8. 23. Creating the Birdhouse Bottom (06:01)

    Dave Hout shows how to create the bottom of this simple birdhouse.

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

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

  10. 25. Completing the Birdhouse (04:15)

    Dave Hout carves a perch and completes the birdhouse project.

  11. 26. Rolling Pin (00:20:00)

    Dave demos the method of turning a rolling pin from a block of glued woods.

  12. 27. Council Tool Form-a-Nator (03:32)

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

  13. 28. Mini Lathe in Slo-Mo (00:00:34)

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

  14. 30. Threaded Box (00:20:00)

    Learn how to turn a small box with a threaded lid on a mini-lathe.

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