Notice: Pittsfield Crafts on the Green has been cancelled due to lack of participation.
May 14 Meeting : 10am start at the Academy
We have Marcel Durette coming for the main presentation. He will talk about and demo “Shaping a finger nail gouge from a new gouge, different shapes of gouges, how to use them and for what sort of cuts. Members are encouraged to bring in their favorite gouges and sharpening jigs to compare and for advice.
Open discussion before lunch will be “Carbide tools, demo and hands-on showing the ways to use the tools other than just as scrapers. Ed Orecchio will lead that discussion. Members are encouraged to bring in their carbide tools to compare and discuss.
Here is the link to the LED Lamp used at the academy. (It is not currently on sale.)
Link of the month: This video is a bit long, but if you haven’t watched it yet, it is well worth paying close attention.
Established in 2008, “The Upper Valley Woodturners” is a non-