Lathe Basics

Let's start with the basics. Whether you're new to the tool or just need a refresher course, WOOD magazine's Craig Ruegsegger covers the basic operation of the lathe.  Learn not only the proper technique to using this tool, but the terminology associated with it. These are just the building blocks as you learn to master the tool for for safety and accuracy.

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