Wood Turning This Little Project Can Be Done With Minimal Experience And Be Completed In A Short Time
Wood turning this little project can be done with minimal experience and be completed in a short time is post about Magazine bookmarked by clarence with ID 11858072875 was uploaded on 12-04-2019 and has been viewed 406,479 times.
Hanging Flower Vase I first saw these vases as miniature brooches with a pin on the back of the vase so that it could be fastened to a blouse.I enlarged the piece and added a suction cup so it can be attached to a window or mirror.
I also add a plastic tube to hold water.Now the piece will function as a real flower vase.You will need: a piece of wood approximately 2'x 2'x 6' and a suction cup and a vial (as shown in photo 1 below).
You can pick suction cups up at a dollar store.They come with a metal hook, which can be easily removed.The plastic tube or vial can be purchased from a florist.To start, mount the piece between centres.
I use a 'Stebb' centre, which gives me the advantage of being able to stop the piece without shutting off the lathe.The 'Stebb' centre point is spring loaded, so you just have to back off the tailstock slightly and the teeth of the 'Stebb' centre disengage, leaving the piece stationary.
Another advantage of these centres is the multiple teeth, which give tremendous drive.With a roughing out gouge and the flute in an...