VIDEO: Turning Three Sizes of Bowls Using Vacuum Chucks
Learn how Ernie finishes turning these three bowls using a combination of vacuum chucks and multiple jaw chucks.
Installing a Drill Press Chuck?
I can’t seem to prevent the tapered arbor shaft of my drill press’s chuck from falling out sometimes. How should I fix the shaft to secure it?
Making a Forgiving Shopmade Collet Chuck
Carl Ford of the American Association of Woodturners explains his process for creating his own collet chuck, and gives an example of a potential project.
VIDEO: Turning a Closed Form Bowl
Learn the basics of how to make a closed form bowl on the lathe. A closed form bowl has an interior that is bigger than the mouth opening.
Festool 10.8-volt TXS Cordless Drill
Light-weight drill/driver with ample power for woodworking.
Record Power Scroll Chucks
Record Power introduces it’s new SC3 90mm Geared Scroll Chuck and SC4 100mm Professional Geared Scroll Chuck.
Using CA Glue to Chuck a Bowl on Your Lathe
Turning expert Ernie Conover demonstrates how to use cyanoacrylate (CA) glues to help chuck a bowl to your lathe.
Fixtures and Chucks for Woodturning
“Fixtures and Chucks for Woodturning” by Clarence Green covers both commercially produced and shop-made chucks, centers and faceplates.
Sticking Face Plates
When I am practicing my beloved hobby of turning, I find my best faceplates and chucks are often hard to remove because their machined surfaces fit so precisely.
Keeping in a Chuck and Taper
The chuck and taper on my drill press keep falling out. How do I get them to stay in?