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Below is a compendium of techniques and projects acquired over the years, many as handouts from club demos. 


Bowl Gouge and Scraper Sharpening:  Bill Juhl  

Sharpening Woodturning Tools - by Bill Juhl 2014 

Sharpening Basic Woodturning Tools - Jerry Hall  May 6, 2017 Sharpening Workshop

Followup notes from Jerry Hall Sharpening Workshop May 6, 2017

Sharpening Class Student Handout - Used in August 2018 Workshop (Jerry Hall author)


Finishes for Woodturning:  Bill Juhl handout from 9/23/2015 workshop.

Russ's Corner:   Everything you want to know about finishing is here.  

Don Comer: finishing for woodturners.  Another good reference on finishing.


Alan Leland, spindle turning: tools and techniques. 

Allan Batty  woodturning notes.  Very informative 

Guide to a Turners Startup Woodturning Shop for under $1000

Turners Reference Guide which describes basic tool,  their use and sharping guidelines and lots of other turning tidbits.

Jim Cochrun's Pen Making Guide, Suppliers, and Tool/Items list

Arnie Lund August 2018 Demo - Disk Vase

Ed Larson - Shallow Lidded Box - Sept. 2018 Shaving Session

Handouts from David Ellsworth's demonstration of October 2019 (Sharpening jig setup, interior and exterior cuts diagramed, outline of David's workshops, hollowing tools, etc.).

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