Texturing and coloring with the merlin 2. Turning a tool handle for the quick release system.
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The difference is the shape and the level of detail you add to your turning.
Turning a platter. You can store fruit in them on your kitchen table as a decorative touch or use it as a serving platter for your next dinner party. She lucked up and is getting the first two pieces. The basic rule of thumb that i have heard is that when you cannot detect any smell from the finish it is ready for use.
The purpose of our inspiration series is simply to showcase the. Finish the exterior of the platter with your choice of finish. By jimmy clewes oct 24 2012 sign up for eletters today and get the latest techniques and how to from fine woodworking plus special offers.
Because of the punky wood i have to switch to a faceplate. I demonstrate woodturning a wood platter on a lathe. Pull the tape off and use a paper towel with mineral spirits to take off any residue.
First there may be tape or at least tape residue still on the wood. Its a walnut oil that protects the wood and gives it a beautiful luster. Preparing turning an olive burl.
Turning and embellishing a hollow form new videos. I wanted to do a smaller turning to begin with. In order to make sure it doesnt crack should i wax it let the larger slab dry completely and then turn it or should i turn it wet and then dry it.
Once the exterior of the platter is finished. I have a pine log with branches coming out at the same level and im hoping to turn it into a plate that looks like the attached photo. Because this is a utility platter used for displaying and serving food we like to use mahoneys utility finish.
The skills required to turn platters range from beginner to advanced. As for the turning skills required this piece falls in the relatively easy range. The choice is yours.
For example raw or polymerized tung oil danish oil beeswax etc. Learn how to tackle faceplate turning on the lathe by crafting a beautiful platter of tiger maple using only four basic turning tools. Second your pencil mark will still be there from when you centered the faceplate.
Turning an oyster box. There are many finishes available. The walnut platter i made is about 14 in diameter and the blank was about 112 thick.
This can take a long time for some materials. Turn a water flask. Turning a fruit platter.
I figure just in case something goes wrong a 5 pound piece of wood flying through the shop is less dangerous than a 30 pound piece. I mount the blank initially using a woodworm screw so i can finish the bottom. Once the platter is free from the faceplate you may notice three things.
The first two platters are both from the same section of hickory. Long stemmed goblet with captive ring.
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