Make Your Own Lathe

While most of us purchase our lathes, making one is an option if you are mechanically inclined.

 

Homemade Wood Lathe, Building by Blue
By: Work Shop Mike
In this article, Mike building a large bowl lathe. He shows us all the steps that he followed to do it.

 

Homemade Wooden Lathe
By: Matthias Wandel
Matthias shows us how me makes his own a wood lathe, including bearings. He follows it up with lathe improvements and even a homemade 4-jaw chuck.

 

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