Turning Project Many Of Us Are Not That Fascinated With The Art Of Spindle Turning There Doesn T Seem To Be As Much Fame And Glory In It As There Might Be In Bowl Work Hollow Forms Or As Some People Call It Wood Art
Turning project many of us are not that fascinated with the art of spindle turning there doesn t seem to be as much fame and glory in it as there might be in bowl work hollow forms or as some people call it wood art is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by curtis with ID 1856692751 was uploaded on 08-01-2019 and has been viewed 205,326 times.
Spindles In most of the courses I teach, half the time is dedicated to spindle turning.This is because gaining proficiency in spindle turning will help you with all other types of turning.The tools and techniques of spindle turning can be, and often are, incorporated into other types of woodturning.
I believe that if you are an accomplished spindle turner, all other forms of turning come more naturally, and you are an all-round better wood turner for it.In this article I take you through the different techniques of spindle turning a table leg with a piece of kiln dried oak 3" x 3" x 24".
Cut the Pummel With a SkewOn a project like this, I begin by cutting a pummel first.The pummel is the shoulder at the transition from square to round.If this is executed properly there will be no chipping of the corners and no sanding will be required.
Cut pummel In most cases of spindle turning, when the cuts are done properly, very little (if any) sanding is required.A pummel can be done with a few different tools, however the best and most effective is a skew.
The toe, or long point of the skew, is the part...