Turning Archive

Subject:
Re: Uncatchable Bowl Gouge
Response To:
Uncatchable Bowl Gouge ()

Keith T
Doc, I agree 100%!! I have students who get repeated catches. Show them how to grind as you describe, and the catches stop. My finish cut on a bowl is with the flute straight up; if your grind doesn't curl in, it will catch constantly. The benefit is a clean cut with little or no tearout.

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