This is a piece of walnut crotch, I roughed out a while back, and now have finished turned. It did crack a bit during the drying process, but I overcame….... sort of !
Shallow bowl, 12" by 2 1/2" , coat of wipe on Polly.
I have a dewalt variable speed orbital sander, one of the older ones with a round top instead of the oval ones they have now.
It was working fine, ive been using it for about a month on the same stock of douglas fir, but all of a sudden it seems to be gouging even with new paper. I can get...