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Learn how to recycle your dust collector filter mounting bracket for use with a new filter.
Learn about various central station dust collector upgrades to consider for your woodturning studio.
Learn how blended finishes can enhance your woodturnings.
Learn some air compressor upgrade tips for a woodturner's studio.
Finish storage test results from a professional woodturner's perspective.
Learn how a lathe crane can help you in your woodturning studio.
Learn how to develop a brand image as a woodturner.
Learn the surface preparation steps needed before finishing your woodturnings.
Learn how to be a fluid turner in this informative article from Steve Russell of Eurowood Werks Studio.
Woodturning glossary of terms and phrases used by woodturners presented in a multimedia format.
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A collection of woodturning video tips and techniques by professional woodturner Steven D. Russell. These woodturning video tips cover various aspects related to woodturning.
Learn simple wood stabilization techniques using lacquer, CA and wood hardeners for spalted and soft woods.
Learn how to use wood dyes to enhance the color of your woodturnings. Includes tips and tricks for using spirit based dyes.
Learn how to use a wood burner to transfer photocopied images onto the surface of your woodturnings. The transferred image can be used as a guide for burning, carving or other embellishment work.
Wine bottle stoppers with cabochon-stone inlays add an extra touch of elegance to your entertaining. Learn how to turn them with this step-by-step guide.
Steve Russell discusses the types of waxes and wax finishes available to woodturners. Includes application methods and protocols to achieve the best finish possible.
Learn about the different types of wax emulsion sealers available to woodturners to prevent checking in green wood. Includes proper application protocols.
UV Resistant Finishes - Preventing Color Loss in Exotic Timbers
Learn how to effectively deal with torn grain and tear out on your woodturnings. Includes simple strategies to reduce or eliminate torn grain.
Tormek has introduced several new products for their wet sharpening system. Learn about these products and how they can help you in your woodturning studio.
Tool reviews for woodturning tools and equipment from a professional woodturners perspective.
Learn how to choose tool handles for various woodturning tools. Includes pros and cons for metal and wood handles.
Learn how to use an airbrush to create tone spray effects on your woodturnings. Includes tips for a wide range of materials.
75 woodturning tips and tricks from Steve Russell to save you time and money in your studio.
Testimonials from our customers about woodturning DVD videos and ebooks from Woodturning Videos Plus.
Learn how to use and store super glue. Includes tips and tricks for applying super glue, storing, and preventing tip clogging.
Learn lost-cost spray finishing techniques for woodturnings using a variety of easily obtainable tools and equipment.
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This 75-second video clip shows how you can use a dedicated shear scraper to perfect the outside surface of your bowl prior to sanding.
This 85-second video clip shows how you can use a traditional round nose scraper to shear scrape the inside surface of your bowl prior to sanding.
Learn the advantages of using shear scrapers to perfect the surface of your woodturnings. Includes tips for Irish bowl gouges, traditional scrapers and dedicated shear scrapers.
Learn effective techniques for sharpening micro turning tools on dry and wet grinders.
Learn how using a sharpening jig can help you improve your sharpening skills in your woodturning studio.
Selecting turning tools overview from Steve Russell. Includes tool recommendations for beginners, specific uses of the tools and proper set-up for sharpening them on a dry grinder.
Learn how to reduce vibration when using scrapers on the lathe. Includes tips for using different kinds of scrapers and tool rests to effectively mitigate vibration and achieve a smoother surface.
How to use The Sanding Solution inertia sander to simplify sanding inside deep hollow forms.
Learn how sanding mandrels can be used to effectively power sand woodturning projects on the lathe. Includes usage tips and how to make your own sanding mandrels.
You no longer have to throw away your bandsaw blade when they become dull. Steve Russell can show you how to easily resharpen bandsaw blades with simple tools and procedures.
Learn the benefits of using random orbit sanders to finish sand woodturnings. Includes advantages and disadvantages.
Learn simple techniques for raising the grain on wood prior to sanding and finishing to get a better finished surface.
Learn to master the pull cut with a Irish ground bowl gouge.
Learn how profile scrapers can benefit you when working on faceplate projects. Includes sharpening tips for better performance.
Read independent product reviews for DVD videos and ebooks from Steven D. Russell and Woodturning Videos Plus.
Learn the basics of preventative maintenance for your woodturnining tools and equipment. Includes lathe, dust collector, bandsaw, drill press and others.
Learn how power sanding with interface pads can help you improve the surface of your woodturnings.
Learn how to use power carving tools for embellishments on woodturnings. Includes examples of multiple tools and their uses.
Learn how to make plexitone, a durable homemade finish using plexiglass and acetone. This finish is a good choice for small woodturnings.