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Turned Oak finial with captive ring skew practice woodturning by AMC77
By: AMC77 Handmade
November 11, 2019 · 88 views

More practicing with the skew chisel on a scrap of oak flooring. This time I get adventurous and try adding a mini captive ring to a basic finial! You can see more of my handmade items including industrial steampunk lamps & more here https://www.pinterest.co.uk/AMC77Handmade

 

REPURPOSED HANDLE TO LARGE ROUND CARBIDE
By: CL Woodturning
August 19, 2019 · 686 views

Just what can be done to improve a tool handle using epoxy glue and mica colouring powder. I converted an old Evolution Lathe Knife into a large round carbide. Powder easy to find, something like this: https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F153531106547 Thanks

 

Turning a Finial with Traditional Tools
By: Dread Knot Woodshop
May 21, 2019 · 520 views

In this video, We turn a finial using traditional tools (namely a 3/8' detail gouge and a large roughing gouge). Working on such a small scale can be a little intimidating but with the right tools and techniques also doable. I have included Amazon Affiliate links below for some of the products used in this video. Links: Carter and Sons 1 1/4' Roughing Gouge - https://amzn.to/2Wh2dMC NOVA G3 Chuck w/ 1 1/4'-8 insert- https://amzn.to/2Wh2lM6 NOVA G3 Chuck w/ 1'-8 insert- https://amzn.to/2YD3gE9 NOVA Mini Step Jaws - https://amzn.to/2JUD0RE Robust 9' Comfort Tool Rest - https://amzn.to/2Hu87ll Robert Sorby 3/8' Spindle Gouge - https://amzn.to/2VHWZFf

 

Wood Turning - The Genie's Eye Finial
By: MG Makes
February 23, 2019 · 1,034 views

Welcome Back, I have been wanting to incorporate some colour into my turnings for a little while, but as there are a lot of choices i have been holding off…. Until now. Whilst I was in my local Axminster I spotted a concentrated dye by Liberon, thinking that as its not premade you could play around with different colours and mix your own colour pallet. I chose the Blue dye, as i had an idea about creating a finial based on the New Disney Film Aladdin. To be fair as i brought it into the house, my eldest did say he expected Will Smith as the Genie to pop out… so i guess that's a win. What do

 

Aluminium finial - Tornire l'alluminio
By: Mauro il tornitore
January 19, 2019 · 526 views

This video describes how to turn aluminium on the lathe. I hope you enjoy this video, please make comments, give it a 'like' and subscribe to my channel. Thanks. Mauro Questo video descrive come lavorare l'alluminio al tornio per dare un tocco di eleganza. Se ritenete di lasciare un commento, cliccare su mi piace e iscrivervi al mio canale fate una cosa gradita. Grazie. Mauro

 

Woodturning Christmas Tree Ornament Finials
By: Mike Peace Woodturning
November 30, 2018 · 9,050 views

I show how to wood turn a finial and cap in this part 2 video on making a hollow globe Christmas ornament. Turning a thin delicate finial can be a design and turning challenge. But it is also rewarding. Click here to watch Part 1 on turning the Globe: https://youtu.be/JVcn92pFkfQ I upload new wood turning videos regularly so Ya’ll come back, hear? As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases from my Amazon shop https://www.amazon.com/shop/mikepeacewoodturning. You can download demonstration handouts, downloadable copies of articles I have published, and other useful woodturning information available on my website http://www.mikepeacewoodturning.com/resources-3

 

Como se hace un anillo preso parte 2 de 2 - Arte en Torno
By: Arte en Torno
November 25, 2018 · 2,799 views

Con éste vídeo, desde el laboratorio de Arte en Torno, Cesar nos explica como hacer o construir un anillo preso mediante la técnica del torneado de copa, a través de una herramienta de ganchos en ambos extremos, fabricada para realizar este ejercicio y como la gubia, herramienta de desbaste, desempeña un papel muy importante.

 

How to Make a Finial
By: Made by Brent
September 01, 2018 · 180 views

This video is about turning a finial on the lathe. Follow me on social media to get behind the scenes! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Madebybrent/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/madebybrent/ Support me on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/madebybrent Check out my website! https://brentmichaelarnold.wordpress.com/ Collet Chuck: https://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/p/101/4400/Apprentice-Collet-Chuck-7-Piece-Set?term collet chuck&term collet%20chuck Makita router: https://amzn.to/2BktFzS Dust mask: http://amzn.to/2pmM06U Camera: http://amzn.to/2pm44NN Tripod: http://amzn.to/2plx8G9

 

Turning a Replacement Clock Finial
By: Mike Peace Woodturning
February 09, 2018 · 2,413 views

I demonstrate turning a replacement finial for a Grandfather clock. This shows my approach to dealing with a one-off repair project when you don’t have much to go on including researching pictures on Pinterest. I upload a new wood turning tip every Tuesday and a wood turning tutorial video each and every Friday so Ya’ll come back, hear? As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases from my Amazon shop https://www.amazon.com/shop/mikepeacewoodturning. You can download demonstration handouts, downloadable copies of articles I have published, and other useful woodturning information available on my website http://www.mikepeacewoodturning.com/resources-3

 

Hand woodturning a Oak clock Finial
By: woodturner21
October 08, 2017 · 58,563 views

This video was of a oak clock finial, videoed live and is at real speed if you enjoy please subscribe or like.

 

Jerry's finial on the Bottom
By: Nubsnstubs
September 27, 2017 · 36 views

Removing a tenon from a footed bowl, and turning a finial from the nub.

 

Elegant Finials - Janice Levi Part 2
By: DentonTurners
August 18, 2017 · 13,232 views

Janice Levi was our guest at the August 2017 meeting of the Golden Triangle Woodturners in Denton Texas. Her demo is presented here in three video segments. This is the second of the three part series. Janice completes the lower finial and works on the upper cap. The Golden Triangle Woodturners meet at 7 pm monthly on the first Monday of the month in the Center for the Visual Arts located at the corner of Hickory and Belle streets in Denton, Texas. All are welcome to join us. Our club website is http://www.goldentrianglewoodturners.org

 

Elegant Finials - Janice Levi Part 3
By: DentonTurners
August 18, 2017 · 10,150 views

Janice Levi was our guest at the August 2017 meeting of the Golden Triangle Woodturners in Denton Texas. Her demo is presented here in three video segments. This is the third and final of the three part series. Janice completes the upper cap and turns a sample globe. The Golden Triangle Woodturners meet at 7 pm monthly on the first Monday of the month in the Center for the Visual Arts located at the corner of Hickory and Belle streets in Denton, Texas. All are welcome to join us. Our club website is http://www.goldentrianglewoodturners.org

 

Elegant Finials - Janice Levi Part 1
By: DentonTurners
August 18, 2017 · 18,192 views

Janice Levi was our guest at the August 2017 meeting of the Golden Triangle Woodturners in Denton Texas. Her demo is presented here in three video segments. This is the first of the three part series. Janice demonstrates her design process and then turns a beautiful finial. The Golden Triangle Woodturners meet at 7 pm monthly on the first Monday of the month in the Center for the Visual Arts located at the corner of Hickory and Belle streets in Denton, Texas. All are welcome to join us. Our club website is http://www.goldentrianglewoodturners.org

 

Turning a finial with a spoon (a video for fun)
By: woodturner21
July 26, 2017 · 5,571 views

This was a challenge set by Glyn Senior of Yorkshire Grit so I took on the task and here is the result.

 

Removing a tenon and making a finial on the bottom of a form
By: Nubsnstubs
March 18, 2017 · 590 views

This video is part of a 90 minute turning session. It was trimmed from the complete video to show how I remove tenons on the pieces I make. There is nothing keeping my piece between centers other than the Tail Stock Steady and the rim chuck I'm using. for any questions you may have, please contact me at gmwoodworking78@msn.com . ..... Jerry

 

First attempt at a finial
By: Blind Woodturner
January 21, 2017 · 606 views

In this video, Chris turns his first ever finial.

 

Finial and Foot for My Mango Hollow Form
By: Well Rounded Woodturning
June 10, 2016 · 1,047 views

Finishing my mango hollow form with a Milo finial and foot. 5'X5'X8.5' Mango and Milo Vessel. Song: Blueless Bird - Joni Fatora

 

Reeded Dome Finial
By: Art Lackey Woodturning
March 06, 2016 · 208 views

 

How to Make a Custom Finial
By: Lynn Lacey
February 22, 2016 · 4,969 views

How to make a custom finial. Part 3 of our three part series 'A Pen Maker's Canvas'. See how making a custom finial can be easier than you would think with a little planning a few valuable tips offered by Lynn. Harbor Freight Transfer Punches - http://www.harborfreight.com/catalogsearch/result?q transfer punch RJBWoodturner - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmmCqkA0iEdwVsaS7kVwGLw LL Woodworks web Site - www.LL-Woodworks.net

 

Turning a Curtain Rod Finial
By: treesandclay
October 19, 2015 · 3,355 views

Woodturning a curtain rod finial. The blank seen here has a 3/8' hole drilled before the video starts.

 

Finials for Mortals YouTube
By: Ron Brown
September 09, 2015 · 3,680 views

Ron Brown turns an African Blackwood finial suitable for Christmas Ornaments, or hollow forms while explaining how mear mortals can do it too. More info at www.ronbrownsbest.com

 

Woodturning - Finials Continued #2
By: Mike Waldt
September 06, 2015 · 20,332 views

A second finials video with a twist at the end. Cindy Drozda's Channel; https://www.youtube.com/user/cindydrozda Eddie Casteline's Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/capneddie Guitar by Michael Berk: https://www.youtube.com/user/mikeberk810

 

Wood Turning a Maple Finial
By: Jerry Paul
September 01, 2015 · 8,551 views

Earlier, I posted a video of a finial I turned using a tail stock to support the tip. In this video, I'm turning a finial out of maple, without using tail stock support.

 

Turning and using a tail stock support for a finial
By: Jerry Paul
August 31, 2015 · 814 views

Inspired by Al Furtado. I'm turning a little support piece for the tail stock in order to preserve a long thin tip of a finial, while using the most basic of lathe set-ups/tools.

 

Woodturning - Finials - A Basic Introduction #1
By: Mike Waldt
August 13, 2015 · 19,468 views

A video showing MY method of producing a basic finial. John Heisz - I Build It.CA: https://www.youtube.com/user/jpheisz Cindy Drozda: https://www.youtube.com/user/cindydrozda Guitar by Michael Berk: https://www.youtube.com/user/mikeberk810

 

Finial, make pine look like Ebony
By: Rich McNatt
August 01, 2015 · 641 views

 

Copying a small woodturned finial by hand
By: woodturner21
April 16, 2015 · 1,530 views

How I copy a small finial

 

Turning a Finial
By: IKI Woodturners
February 12, 2015 · 10,004 views

Dennis Young demonstrates how to turn a Finial.

 

Mammoth Quick DRAW: 2014 (Turning a Finial)
By: WYOMINGWOODTURNER
November 17, 2014 · 13,086 views

Sam Angelo turns a finial. Sam will demonstrate at the annual Washakie Museum even on November 21, 2014.

 

Small Finial from a Handle
By: Roundabout Woodworks
May 28, 2014 · 393 views

Here I turn a finial from the aborted handle - frugality at its best/worst.

 

DAW Finials
By: Roger Meeker
April 29, 2014 · 643 views

Detroit Area Woodturners presents Matt Harber and turning finials.

 

My First Ebony Finial
By: Cip's Wood Chips
April 14, 2014 · 1,735 views

At our last Woodturners meeting we had a demo on turning finials. This is my first attempt. This one is made of ebony.

 

ROUTER REEDED FINIAL
By: Art Lackey Woodturning
March 17, 2014 · 470 views

REEDED FINIAL

 

how i make a finial
By: r crews
December 25, 2013 · 2,601 views

this is how i make my finials.if you have any questions feel free to leave a coment or email me at ricky@rickycrews.com. you can see some of my work at rickycrews.com

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Finial 3 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
September 08, 2012 · 484 views

Threaded Pewter Finial Part 3 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and attaching a pewter finial to a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the March 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Finial 2 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
September 08, 2012 · 388 views

Threaded Pewter Finial Part 2 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and attaching a pewter finial to a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the March 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Finial 1 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
September 08, 2012 · 614 views

Threaded Pewter Finial Part 1 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and attaching a pewter finial to a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the March 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Collar 3 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
August 12, 2012 · 532 views

Threaded Pewter Collar Part 3 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and texturing a pewter collar in a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the February 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Collar 2 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
August 12, 2012 · 998 views

Threaded Pewter Collar Part 2 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and texturing a pewter collar in a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the February 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

NEFWA February 2012 Threaded Pewter Collar 1 of 3
By: North East Florida Woodturners Association
August 12, 2012 · 822 views

Threaded Pewter Collar Part 1 of 3 Demonstration of casting, turning, threading and texturing a pewter collar in a hollow form by Keith Larrett at the February 2012 meeting of the Northeast Florida Woodturners Association.

 

Woodturning Hollow Egg Form for Finials
By: Jake Gevorgian
May 18, 2012 · 7,257 views

In this video I'm turning a 1.75' x 1.75' Walnut wood into a hollow egg form. This is just an idea for making finials. Hopefully sometimes soon I will manage to make a complete piece and showcase it here.

 

Oak Canister with Spire Finial
By: TheHobbyHutt
February 24, 2012 · 272 views

I turned this oak canister out of a log of firewood.

 

TurningToSmallDiameter
By: charlieb1946
May 12, 2011 · 713 views

More about WHY and How here http://web.hypersurf.com/ charlie2/Turning/TurningToSmallDiameters/TurningSmall1.html Comments, questions and suggestions welcomed.

 

Woodturning Lamp Finials
By: Nick Rosato
April 25, 2011 · 6,215 views

My first video. Need to fix the lighting issue. Regardless, this is the process of turning a finial for a lamp. I made 60 finials; 5 designs, 12 of each design. I use 4 different chisels to turn the finial. Turning on my small lathe, the Delta. It's on a mobile base so I can travel with it for demonstrations.

 

Versatilità della detail gouge
By: Livio Maritati
April 14, 2011 · 3,466 views

Un utensile molto utile in vari frangenti della tornitura del legno

 

74 centerless finial.avi
By: Cap'n Eddie Castelin
April 05, 2011 · 5,392 views

This is a truly awesome centerless finial created on a rose engine lathe. Lathezilla did this in about 35 minutes. It is a great topping for a great piece. This will be on a jar at the AAW 25/25 in the summer.

 

Auction in alder-tree turned with gouge and bedan skew.Remate torneado , con gubia y bedano.
By: TaxusWoodturning
November 17, 2010 · 5,941 views

Woodturning.Torneado de madera.Gouge-Skew. Gubia -bedano.

 

fine finials.avi
By: Cap'n Eddie Castelin
September 16, 2010 · 16,675 views

How to make a finial using theAvisera steady rest. Plans for the rest are available in my tips package, free @ eddiecastelin@cox.net

 

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