Somerset Woodturners - News & Links

 

Somerset Woodturner's Magazine

Dave Smith, our club Secretary, publishes the magazine.

Here are links to some articles from recent editions for you to get the flavour of his undying prose:

 

A METHOD OF CREATING A FIVE-SIDED BOWL

 

PEN MAKING

 

OF SHAVINGS AND VALIUM!!!

 

ABOUT BANKSIA NUTS

 

TURNING BANKSIA NUTS

 

LINK TO A VIDEO SHOWING HOW TO MAKE A TRAIN WHISTLE

(there is a downloadable PDF file there for the dimensions)

 

LINK TO ORIGINAL EZ MITRE VIDEO

 

AND THIS ONE IS FOR USING A ROUTER CUTTER

 

 

Some Useful Links

 

The Association of Woodturners of Great Britain

Interesting Timbers

Yandles

Axminster Tools

Weston Woodturning Circle

Wessex Woodturners

Woodwise UK - Fine Exotic Timbers

Hazelbury Timber Supplies

The Woodbury Woodturners Club

North Devon Woodturners

 

(showcasing diverse crafts & skills such as spinning & knitwear, scented container

candles, textiles, jewellery, ceramics and timber accessories for the home)