Meta Description: Quick Tip: Add labels to the ferrules of your woodturning tools with the name of tool, and sharpening info. For example "Ellsworth - 2".
No Color Code
When someone saw the above photo they asked me. Do you have a “color code” for the bands on your tools. I often get this question.
No I don’t. Long ago I started off in that direction. But, I just did not have the necessary discipline. I quickly ran out of colors (different shades of the same color are not good enough) and things get fouled up when you reuse a handle that was on a scraper for a new gouge. Etc.
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Meta Description: Carl uses a "C-Line Sheet Protector" to protect his reference papers while turning. The Neon Orange color makes it easy to find. It is made of tough clear plastic with a nice grommet that allows me to hang it up.
I found a C-Line Sheet Protector at a local craft store that I really like.
It works good for protecting my reference papers while turning. The Neon Orange color makes it easy to find. It is made of tough clear plastic with a nice grommet that allows me to hang it up.
They are made by C-Line.com. Style #43912 Workshop Ticket Holder.
You can get them on Amazon. Around $4 each. Or 25 for $26. Search for C-Line 43912
Meta Description: Quick Tips: 1. Use a Longer Bar on Oneway Chuck Handle. 2. Add a Shaft Collar to Wolverine Vee-Arm
Here are two quick improvements to “Oneway” tools.
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