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Club Resources

The Club provides a number of resources to its members to help them develop their skills and explore new techniques. These resources encompass tools, Club programs, and the expertise of Club members

Equipment

The Club has four lathes, a variety of tools, and specialized systems for hollowing and coring operations.

Lathes

The Club has a Jet 1642 16" capacity lathe, two portable Jet 1220 12" midi- lathes with stands, and a portable 6" Nova mini-lathe. It also has a number of gouges and chisels for both spindle and faceplate turning, several specialized tools, and a sharpening system.

Jamieson Hollowing System

A Jamieson deep hollowing system is available for hollowing vessels up to approximately 10" deep. Information about the system and its use is available on the Jamieson page.

McNaughton Coring System

A McNaughton coring system is available for coring several bowls up to 19" diameter from a single blank. Information about the capabilities of the coring system and its safe use are presented on the McNaughton page.

Library

The Club maintains a library of books and DVDs that cover a wide range of topics of interest for turners at all levels of experience. Books and DVDs may be checked out at monthly meetings for a nominal fee. A list of available DVDs and books is shown on the Library page.

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