Laminated Pencil Pots
|Prepare Base||True up and mark recess and foot limits||Turn an Finish base.||Mount and mark up next piece|
|True & relieve centre, prepare rim making sure it is perfectly flat. Squeaky rule trick whilst lathe is slowing down.||Prepare all pieces the same way, do not do this too soon before using as wood can move.||Mount base on dovetail jaws||Part off scrap wood.|
|True up and check for absolute flat at rim area.||Select next piece and check alignment references.||Bring tailstock up, apply thin CA to both surfaces & clamp for a couple of minutes, or until CA has cured.||The time between picking the camera up for the previous shot immediately after clamping and the next after removing the core was just 3 minutes.|
|Remove core with parting tool.||Finish off bore and apply sealer.||True edge and check.||Select next piece.|
|Apply glue to both pieces & clamp.||Clean up bore and finish.||Repeat as necessary.||Applying glue on next piece.|
|.||Finish off bore and shape outer.||Apply sealer and finish.||.|
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03 Sept. 2009.
|For deeper base sections bore and prepare edge as needed.||Proceed as previously.||.|
Page Revision date:
March 05, 2011, 21.13 Hrs.