How To Turn A Sphere on the Lathe

WOOD magazine's Brian Simmons shows you how to turn a perfect sphere out of wood. Then he takes it a step further and teaches you how to hollow out the sphere too. Add a simple base and you've got a pet urn for your beloved pet. First, let's learn how to turn some simple reference rings before we circle back to the sphere.

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