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The Art and Craft of Woodturning

Image by/from Bertrand from Paris, France Woodturning is the craft of using the wood lathe with hand-held tools to cut a shape that is symmetrical around the axis of rotation. Like the potter’s wheel, the wood lathe is a simple mechanism which can generate a variety of forms. The operator is known as a turner,…

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Can You Really Make Money From Woodworking?

Contents1 Dream of Making Extra Money From Your Woodwork2 The Myth Of Perfection.3 It’s Never Quite Finished.4 Is There Money In A Woodworking Business?5 You Need New Skills.6 Test Your Market. Dream of Making Extra Money From Your Woodwork If you have been an avid woodworker for any length of time like most of us…

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