MN Woodturners Association

Woodturners Association

Event Date:Categories: Classes
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2019-11-16 09:00:00 2019-11-16 09:00:00 America/Chicago Minnesota Woodturners Association Trditional Bowl Turning Information:


DATE: Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Start Time: 9 am and it will run until about 3pm

Where: Location 12811 16th Ave N Plymouth Mn

Learn the steps to turn a bowl from fresh (green) wood by using a traditional bowl gauge. Find out how to make better cuts, to make better shapes and to reduce tear out so you reduce sanding. We will explore many of the cuts that can be made with a bowl gauge and the different grind shapes and where to use them.

What to bring: Eye Protection: Safety Glasses and your Face Shield (we have Face Shields available for use), a Traditional Bowl Gouge, Parting Tool, and a Round Nose Scraper or Negative Rake Scraper if you have one.

Bring your own bowl blank from a recently cut tree that is 8" to 10" in diameter and cut to a circle or

Wood Blanks will be available from Bob Meyer for $5.00 each (paid directly to the instructor), so don't wait, this class will fill up fast.