Month: June 2020

D I Y Bowl Steady Rest

June 22, 2020 By Billy Burt Sr Off

Before I can finish the turning project I have on the lathe I needed to build a bowl steady since the inside up at the rim needs work. The reason will be obvious when I get that video finished. So I came up with this…

Quick DIY Camera Gantry

June 16, 2020 By Billy Burt Sr Off

Since I still can’t do much at the lathe I decided to spend a few hours fabricating a quick and simple camera gantry to expand the angles I can get at the lathe. One surprising benefit is that it looks like it might work for…

Did someone say Miniature acoustic guitar

June 8, 2020 By Billy Burt Sr Off

Another re-edit since I’m not quite healed yet. This was a commisioned piece. I had never done anything like this before, but it was a fun challenge. Thank you for your continued support! If have questions that I didn’t answer, feel free to contact me.…

From Log to Turning Blanks – How I do it

June 1, 2020 By Billy Burt Sr Off

A few of my viewers have asked if I had a video on how I take logs to turning blanks. While I’ve shown parts of my process in a few videos, I never really considered doing a video on the entire process. Since I recently…