Metal Spinning

If you have never heard about metal spinning, this collection of articles will enlighten and provide guidance on how to do it.

 

Metal Spinning
By: Wikipedia
This is the official wiki page for metal spinning. It has a great description of the process of metal spinning including talking about the tools necessary to do it.

 

My Metal Spinning Lathe
By: Bruce Simpson
In this article, Bruce explains how he built his own metal spinning lathe. Now you can use a wood lathe to spin metal but if you want a dedicated metal spinning lathe, this article will give you some great insight on how to do it.

 

Metal Spinning Workshop
By: Terry Tynan
Terry is the premier metal spinning teacher and also provides some DVD's for purchase.

 

Metal Spinning Tutorial
By: Peter Rubin Fletter
In this article, Peter takes us through all the steps of how to spin metal. He starts with tools and moves to process. This will give you an excellent overview on how to spin metal on a lathe.

 

Return to Turning Articles Topic List

Article Symbols
New Wood Turning P Article  Icon
New Article (usually within the last 30 days)
Wood Turning Video  Article
Video Article
Fee-based Wood Turning  Article
Article has a 3rd party fee.
Powered by Google

Great Bargains


Free Shipping on All Rockler Orders $35+ every day in February and March, just click here


Rockler Full-Size Ergonomic Carbide Turning Tools

On Sale for only $79.99 each

Save $30.00 each


List price: $109.99

Available with Square Cutter
Click here for more information or to purchase

Available with Square Radius Cutter
Click here for more information or to purchase

Available with Round Cutter
Click here for more information or to purchase

Available with Diamond Cutter
Click here for more information or to purchase


Nova G3 Comet II Reversible Chuck

On Sale for only $125.99 each

Save $64.00 each


List price: $189.99

Click here for more information or to purchase


Excelsior 5-Speed Mini Lathe With Free Bed Extension

On Sale for only $299.99 each

Save $75.59 each


List price: $375.58

Click here for more information or to purchase

Powered by Google

Our Newsletter

We update our home page about monthly to feature a new project, a new article, and a new and hot tool. Then we create a newsletter to alert our subscribers.
We never let anyone use our list, and our subscribers have been wonderfully loyal as a result.

We hope you will try it out!

Sign Up For Our Newsletter

A Sampling of our Sponsors:
(Visit the Vendor's Corner above to see all our sponsors)

Woodturning Online
Woodturning with Tim
Hunter Woodturning Tools

(Click any Ad to go to our Sponsor's Website)