Best Lathe Buying Guide and Top 5


Woodturning is one of the most popular forms of woodworking. There are plenty of things you can create by woodturning such as bowls, bird feeders, pens, cradles, and even replacement handles for some of your aging tools. All you need to begin several fun projects are curved gouges, sharp chisels, and parting tools. But for [...]

Best Lathe Buying Guide and Top 52020-04-30T10:39:53+00:00

SHOP FOX W1704 Benchtop Lathe Review


There’s no denying that any woodworker worth his salt finds excellent use out of wood lathes. They are an essential piece of equipment for any woodworker’s toolset which help is producing beautiful and symmetrical works of art. In the mid-1980s, wood lathe manufacturers began producing mini versions (between 8 and 10 inches of swing and [...]

SHOP FOX W1704 Benchtop Lathe Review2020-04-30T11:34:15+00:00