Turning a Crochet Hook by Glenn Feltis

January 2019 Meeting

Starting with Square Stock
Starting with Square Stock
press to zoom
Turning The end
Turning The end
press to zoom
Starting to Part Off
Starting to Part Off
press to zoom
Starting to shape it
Starting to shape it
press to zoom
Sanding the Handle
Sanding the Handle
press to zoom
Done
Done
press to zoom
Almost Off
Almost Off
press to zoom
Parting off
Parting off
press to zoom
Starting out with a piece of Stock
Starting out with a piece of Stock
press to zoom

 This was an excellent demonstration! As you can see by the people crowded around the lathe. Glenn makes a lot of these hooks and sells them everywhere. a great example of a special project and can be done on a small lathe. Also of note is this is one of Glenn's first demonstrations

Turning a "Femisphere" by Peter Sporring              February 17 2020

IMG_20200217_195059
IMG_20200217_195059

Peter describes how he will turn this strange looking object.

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_195109
IMG_20200217_195109

We start with 2 pieces of wood twice as wide as it is thick, and 2 times as long as it is wide.

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_200054_BURST001_COVER
IMG_20200217_200054_BURST001_COVER

then mount it and turn a cylinder

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_195900
IMG_20200217_195900

Turn the cylinder a constant diameter

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_195236
IMG_20200217_195236

this is the pattern for the Femisphere

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_200200
IMG_20200217_200200

Carefully measure and mark the centreline of the cylinder.

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_200247
IMG_20200217_200247

transfer the rest of the points from the drawing onto the cylinder.

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_200931
IMG_20200217_200931

This is where we draw the radius of the cove

press to zoom
IMG_20200217_201020
IMG_20200217_201020

Cut out the pattern and use itfor a template.

press to zoom

Hands on Turning Day March 21 2019

IMG_20190321_153523030
IMG_20190321_153523030
press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153520673
IMG_20190321_153520673

Describe your image.

press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153512843
IMG_20190321_153512843

Describe your image.

press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153502714
IMG_20190321_153502714

Describe your image.

press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153511565
IMG_20190321_153511565

Describe your image.

press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153457559
IMG_20190321_153457559

Describe your image.

press to zoom
IMG_20190321_153455926
IMG_20190321_153455926

Describe your image.

press to zoom

Hands on Turning Day March 21 2019