Two Methods For Turning Duplicates
Two methods for turning duplicates is post about Turning bookmarked by ricardo with ID 11962131551 was uploaded on 20-01-2019 and has been viewed 9,065 times.
Turning copies of a spindle on a hand lathe can be tedious work.Templates, gauges and other gadgets help but don't substantially increase speed and accuracy.In contrast, this method, which uses the bandsaw, is the best turning aid I've found yet.
On one face of the square stock, mark out with a template the desired profile and make bandsaw cuts to within 1/16 in.of the profile at convenient reference points.Bevel the square's corners as you usually do, mount the stock on the lathe and begin turning.
The cut lines will be easy to see and will allow quick and accurate shaping without so many stops for caliper checks.The secret to this method is accurate layout and careful sawing...