Beginner Mistakes on the Lathe | 6 Days of Beginner Woodturning Day 3

See some of the beginner mistakes I made while making a bottle opener out of black palm on the wood lathe. This is Day 3 of my 6 Days of Beginner Woodturning Projects. If you’ve wanted to add lathe work into your woodworking this is a great place to start. I’ll share some basics and what I learned turning each project.

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Tools/Supplies Used (affiliate):

JET 1221VS Lathe –
Carbide Turning Tools – (similar, not same as mine)
Micro Mesh Sanding Pads –
Woodturner’s Finish –
Bottle Opener Kit –
Turner’s Sanding Strips –
Caliper Set –
1/16” Parting Tool –
Live Center –
(Jacobs) Drill Chuck –
Nova Midi Chuck –
Better Chuck under $100 –
⅜” Tapping Mandrel –

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