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Turn a Bowl with Ernie Conover: Getting Great Results the First Time Around

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Bowl turning is becoming increasingly popular as a hobby and a way to reconnect with a traditional craft. Ernie Conover is a master turner who has turned his experience teaching this activity to hundreds of people into a practical, easy-to-read guide. This book provides basic instructions to get aspiring turners directly to their goal of creating a pleasing bowl. Along the way, he shows how to:

-- Gather and buy wood for turning

-- Apply basic and advanced turning techniques

-- Sand and finish

-- Use the faceplate and chucks to hold the work

-- Choose, sharpen, and handle tools

-- Create the most attractive bowl shapes

The author's straightforward, encouraging style and extensive photos and illustrations make the process easy and rewarding.

About the Author

Conover, the co-designer of the Conover Lathe, has taught hundreds of students to turn. He directs Conover Workshops, offering classes in a variety of woodworking techniques, and is a frequent contributor to woodworking magazines in the U.S. and abroad.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561582938
Subtitle:
Getting Terrific Results the First Time Around
Foreword:
Osolnik, Rude
Foreword by:
Osolnik, Rude
Foreword:
Osolnik, Rude
Author:
Osolnik, Rude
Author:
Ernie
Author:
Conover, Ernie
Author:
Osolnik, Rude
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Location:
Newtown, Conn :
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Turning
Subject:
Bowls
Subject:
Woodwork - General
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series Volume:
NASA/TP-1998-208591
Publication Date:
20000201
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
152
Dimensions:
9.96x7.88x.38 in. 1.02 lbs.

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