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  1. Bottle Stoppers by First Time Wood Turner

    My first attempts at bottle stoppers using my new Jet lathe and after getting a days training at my local Woodcraft store. I used some maple dowel scraps I had lying around. Mounted them on a Morse taper turning mandrel after boring a 5/16" dia. tap hole in the end. The stoppers proved to be...
  2. Wine Bottle stoppers

    These were also made as a christmas present. The woods are (left to right) Pink Ivory, Olive, Ebony, Pau Rosa, Zebrawood, and Bacote. The base is bloodwood.
  3. Bottle stopper turnings

    My neighbors are wine afficianodos (how 'bout dat) so I decided to make some cork wine bottle stoppers. Then a few guys in the Wed nite group also decided to make some. Taking a clue from Niki I made my own mandrel. Cost about $2.06. That's photo 1. A piece of 3/8 alllthread and three nuts...
  4. Bottle stopper display

    I've been having some fun turning these bottle stoppers. Not in any particular order there are: Osage orange, tulip wood, walnut burl, leopard wood, canary wood, fao paulo. zebra wood and spalted maple. The spalted maple was made by a friend who dropped a few logs in his backyard stream for 3...
  5. Bowls and Bottle Stoppers

    Here's a small collection of the Christmas presents we gave out to family. The bottle stoppers are tons of fun to make and fast, easy projects. Can turn these out in 10 to 15 minutes. The bowls take and hour or 2. We gave them to our brothers and sisters & their spouses. Woods are an...
  6. Can't Stop with the Stoppers

    Having a blast making the wine stoppers. Been either giving these as gifts or selling them for $12.00. Woods include padauk, bubinga, osage orange, purpleheart and maple. These take me about 20 minutes from start to finish. i use a light coat of shellac then followed up by either wipe-on poly...
  7. Turning fun

    My lastest turnings. Walnut bowl, birch bowl, apen pencill holder, Maple dyed bottle stopers and a couple arbutus bottle stoppers. Thanks for looking.
  8. Holiday bottle stoppers

    Here are some turned stoppers for the holiday from cocobola red heart olive wood and bocote
  9. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    I recently bought a bandsaw and i am having a few problems. I used the 10mm blade which did not "burn" the wood. the 3mm did. (apple wood) is this due to me misfitting the blade? tensioners? there is a guide near the blade which i had to widen which has 2 alan screws how far away from the blade...
  10. Marketplace Classifieds
    Hi folks, Bookmatched High figured Turkish Walnut knife blocks 30mm x 62mm x 140mm…....Before ALL 99 Usd!!! REDUCED to $89 Usd Shipped to your address now!!! All blanks are in the excellent condition, dry and ready to work. Free Shipping Worldwide as well. I accept Paypal. Greetings from...
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