MN Woodturners Association

Woodturners Association

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2019-04-05 13:00:00 2019-04-05 13:00:00 America/Chicago Minnesota Woodturners Association Three Legged stool class Information:

This FRIDAY class starts at 1 PM.

Location 12811 16th Ave N Plymouth MN 55441  Houck Machine Company

Instructor: Keith Gotschall

This class is about turning repeatable  spindles, practice turning with the guidance of a professional woodturner, Beads, Coves Etc,  Learn what tools to use when and how to use them. 

Hands on class on how to make properly fitted leg tenons, turn repeatable beads and coves on the legs to enable you to turn matching spindles.

The seat is turned in bowl orientation and demonstrates how to turn flat plane and edge sculpting. How to accurately drill angled holes for legs to be inserted in the seat.

Note: the blanks you will be provided for class are already drilled.

The class will start at 1 pm a change from noon start.

Tool list for 3 leg stool-

If you have a steb center that is less than 1" diameter,  to class,  The club has the oneway safety driver for each lathe but the steb center will work better 
3/8 bowl gouge, 1/2 will work
3/8 or 1/2 spindle gouge
Spindle roughing gouge
Parting tool
Ruler and pencil
2 calipers if possible.