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post #1 of 4 Old 06-08-2011, 03:05 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy woodturning steady ring

Does anyone know how to make a steady ring which contains wheels to steady a piece while turning?
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post #2 of 4 Old 06-08-2011, 04:00 PM
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Get the book Fixtures and Chucks for Woodturning. It shows how to make several types. The book shows how to make these type of fixtures yourself. It's not a book on a lot of store bought chucks but is full of instructions to make these things for your lathe. I find it a great resource for making my own stuff & it covers many ways of attaching your turnings to the lathe.

http://www.amazon.com/Fixtures-Chucks-Woodturning-Everything-Secure/dp/1565235193

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Doc Green's book is much more useful than just the steady rests. It's great.
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