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How to Make and Use a Safety Driver
By Paul Rohrbacher


(Used to turn rough wood blanks to round)

This article is about how to turn STEEL to make an Innovative Wood Turning, “go-to” tool. The purpose of the Safety Driver is to increase SAFETY to you, the lathe, and the shop walls when turning rough wood blanks into round things.


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The project above was published in the March 2015 edition of the magazine. You may purchase the entire magazine edition by clicking on the "Purchase this edition" tab below. Here is a partial list of this edition's contents:

On the Lighter Side: The Making of an OLD Butternut Bowl
by Bob Heltman

Turning Candle Holders
by Brian McEvoy

Finishing the Candle Sticks
by Brian McEvoy

The Pen Turner's Corner: Buffing your Pens for a Better Finish
by Don Ward

Seeking Help in Locating the Manufacturer of This Tool
by Fred Holder

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