About the Wood Turning category

(Anthony Bolgar) #1

This is a subcategory of Woodcraft; Woodturning is the craft of using the wood lathe with hand-held tools to cut a shape that is symmetrical around the axis of rotation. Like the potter’s wheel, the wood lathe is a simple mechanism which can generate a variety of forms. … A skilled turner can produce a wide variety of objects with five or six simple tools.

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There are two other Woodcraft subcategories:

Woodworking
Wood Carving