Follow along at the link (there is a video as well) and make your own turned plywood coffee tamper. Everyone could use one of these, right?
This platter was turned from walnut and measures about 14 inches in diameter. You only need 4 turning tools for this project. The blank was about 1 1/2 inches thick. Follow along at the link to see how it was turned.
Turn your own Christmas decorations from wood. These icicles are the perfect small project. Instructions at the link.
When turning this type of Christmas ornament it is necessary to hollow out the ball so the finished project will be light enough to hang on your tree.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a simple lathe tool rack that is intended to be mounted directly to the shop wall. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online.
Use a lathe and follow these free instructions to turn out a one-of-a-kind decorative bowl.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a turned oak candle holder. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online.
Whether casual or cutthroat, croquet is a game that is fun to play. Turn a set of mallets and balls, and you will be ready to challenge the neighbors this summer.
A turned wood pen is a perfect way to personalize your writing, and of course, it would make a great gift.
Here are several wooden tools made from allen wrenches, nails and screwdrivers. They are easy to make and quite effective.