Turning Project Use Your Lathe To Turn An Offset Platter With Wave Like Undulations On Its Surface It S Easier Than You D Think
Turning project use your lathe to turn an offset platter with wave like undulations on its surface it s easier than you d think is post about Magazine bookmarked by phillip with ID 11225020814 was uploaded on 18-04-2019 and has been viewed 298,817 times.
Turned Wave Platter Photos by Lisa Chemerika (Lead Photo by Rob Brown) This project started, like most of my projects, by someone telling me I couldn't do it on a lathe.As we all know, lathes rotate wood that is centered on a chuck, and you can only cut away wood while the piece of wood is evenly turning around that axis.
This means you cannot make off-center cuts in the wood with the usual mounting.I'm always up for a challenge and thought to myself, "How hard could it be?" Those of you who are on the Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement forum, and are familiar with my signature, know the rest of that sentence.
"People do this every day." After discussing the possibilities with a few of the members, I set to work to figure it out.I'm like most of you; I have lots of great pieces of wood stashed away for that someday when I find the perfect use for it.
I have been very lucky in the past and have bought lumber on the CW&HI forum and was able to find someone who could bring it to Manitoba.I have mostly maple, cherry and walnut, but a number...