Episode 10 – Listener Questions

Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast   Braxton Wirthlin Jason Rausch Carl Jacobson   Episode 10 – Listener Questions   Listener questions – Brian @schmidiot via instagram I prefer a satin finish on my pieces, but my wife is requesting a high gloss “glassy” finish for a decorative bowl which will go in our master bathroom, so regular humidity will be an issue. What finish should I use? Lacquer, Formbys, apply on or of the lathe? Thanks again and love the show. Emily Anne Nielsen – Are all finishes truly “food safe”…

Episode 9 – 0 To Turning

  Episode 9 – From 0 to turning submitted by Kolby Peterson @sawdustworkshop via instagram Listener questions – Jason Barlow @jbsworkshop I’ve got a few questions about the hampshire sheen. I’ve got some but we are not getting along.The wax in my tin is so firm. I watched some of Martins videos and his had more consistency of butter. I have tried tshirts and paper towels and neither have worked. Should I be heating it up or something? Hampshire Sheen Contact form:  http://www.hampshiresheen.com/contact/ Website comment from Andrew – I don’t…

Episode 8 – Most Favorite, Least Favorite, Bucket List

Episode 8- Favorite things to turn, what we don’t like turning, and bucket list turnings   Listener questions –   Lance Ortiz (website submission) – Hey guys thanks for the great show. Quick question what type and size of chainsaw do you recommend to purchase? I have been wanting one for awhile just haven’t been able to pull the trigger. Also if buying used what is something to look for and what to pass on? Thanks again can’t wait to listen every Wednesday!   Mention 3 questions for pros Itunes…

Episode 7 – Grain Orientation For Turning Bowls

  Episode 7- Grain orientation for turning Bowls   Listener questions – Josh Luther (website submission) – I have a question. I have the 10×18 Harbor Freight lathe and am looking for suggestions on how to get the most out of it? I only have a Jacobs chuck and the small faceplate that came with it. I already have realized that I need to buy a bigger tool rest for it. Also, what are your guys’ opinions on the IAP Forum? What’s on the Lathe – Carl – Fairy garden…

Episode 6 : Grips, Body Position, and Lathe Placement

Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast   Braxton Wirthlin Jason Rausch Carl Jacobson   Episode 6 – Gouge and chisel grip, body position for different turning operations and lathe position in your shop. Suggested by Michael Hill @mhwoodworker via Instagram   Listener questions – Matt Kummell @kummell via Instagram.   Any experience with coring systems, recommendations? Any suggestions on “premium” turning tools Bowl gouge sizes – how do you choose and is bigger better? I’ve seen Bowl Bottom gouges but I don’t know what makes them special…am I missing out on something?…

Episode 5 “Quick Projects”

Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast Episode 5 – “Quick projects” Listener questions –  1. Zach – I have a round carbide tool, square, and a parting tool. What should I be looking for next?  2. Michael Hill – I want to upgrade from my 200lb Jet lathe to do some bowls. Any advice? Thoughts on Grizzly? Main topic – “Quick Projects” Braxton – Lidded Boxes, wands, small bowls Carl – Utensil Handles, pizza cutters Jason – Pens, Bottle Stoppers, Seam Rippers, Coffee Scoops and Small Bowls Where everyone can find us Jason -…

Episode 4 – Where to Find Wood

Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast Braxton Wirthlin Jason Rausch Carl Jacobson Episode 4 – Where to find wood Show intro – What’s up, Woodturners! I’m Braxton Wirthlin and I’m joined by my distinguished co-hosts, Mr. Jason Rausch, and Mr. Carl Jacobson, and this is episode #3 of the Woodturners Anonymous Podcast. Listener Catches – From Kevin Richards Via the website. Enjoyed the episode, but boxwood is not the same as box elder. It sounded a lot like there was some confusion asking if boxwood has the red streaks through it. Box…

Episode – 3 Favorite Woods

Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast Braxton Wirthlin Jason Rausch Carl Jacobson Episode 3 – “Favorite woods to turn” Listener questions – From Moy Perez. “What is the best tool and method for turning off the tenon from the bottom of bowls?  The bowl gouge sometimes get a catch and I’ve lost a piece.   Announcement – Jimmy Clewes will be a part of the podcast Main topic – Favorite woods to turn   Braxton – Osage Orange, Olive, Ash Carl – Maple all varieties Jason – maple, black walnut, cherry, boxwood…

Episode 2 – Getting Started

https://soundcloud.com/wtapodcast/wta-podcast-episode-2-getting-started Wood Turners Anonymous Podcast   Braxton Wirthlin Jason Rausch Carl Jacobson   Episode 2 – “Getting Started”   What’s on the Lathe Carl – weeble wobbles Jason – maple log Braxton – tons of stuff!   Main topic – Getting Started   Where everyone can find us Jason – www.rauschwoodworks.com, YouTube, Instagram and Twitter Carl – www.thewoodshop.tv Braxton www.braxtonwirthlin.com     People/Products/Websites Mentioned:   Easy wood chuck PSI Barracuda chuck  Grizzly chuck 4 inch dovetail jaws Cone center Jacobs chuck Hurricane chuck Atlanta Woodworking show June event Nick Ferry Ted…

Episode 1 – Introductions

http://wtapodcast.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/wtapodcast-Episode-1.mp3 Episode 1 – “Introductions” Special thanks to people who helped get the podcast rolling Dyami Plotke – Modern Woodworkers Association Podcast  Sean Rubino – The Dusty Life Jon Berard – Makercast Nick Ferry – The Woodworking Podcast  Bob Clagget – Making It What’s on the Lathe Carl Stingray box  Jason – Finishing a Mickey Mouse bowl and Cigar pen for myself Braxton – Live edge box elder bowl, walnut harry potter wand Where everyone can find us Jason – www.rauschwoodworks.com Carl – www.thewoodshop.tv Braxton www.braxtonwirthlin.com People/Products/Websites Mentioned: Charlie Kocourek…