MN Woodturners Association

Woodturners Association

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2019-04-06 12:30:00 2019-04-06 12:30:00 America/Chicago Minnesota Woodturners Association Three Legged Stool Information:

This Saturday class starts at 12:30: Possibly earlier, see below

After the morning meeting you will have a chance to go out and get some lunch, The class will start by 12:30 or earlier if everyone is present and ready to go.

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

Instructor: Keith Gotschall

This class is about turning accurate fitted leg tenons,  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 turn repeatable beads and coves on the legs. 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 for this class will be pre-drilled for you.

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.