We are a group of people of varying competences sharing a common interest in woodturning of all sorts.
Our aims as set out in our constitution are:-
1. To foster friendship amongst woodturners in the area.
2. To impart knowledge and expand the craft of woodturning.
Meeting of the club will be held on Second And Fourth Thursday of the month @7.30 pm, at the Pembroke 21c Foundry House(Foundry House, Orange Way, Pembroke, SA71 4DR).
Some of our Competition entries..
Notes of meeting 11th June 15
At Junes monthly meeting 23 members were present
This was the first of our multi demos, this time on tool sharpening. This took the form of members bringing in various machines to demonstrate how these individual machines were able to make and replicate profiles on tools.
There present was the Tormac water cooled sharpener, the clubs new Sorby Pro Edge an 8 inch white wheel grinder using the Tormac type jigs and another fast weel grinder using a stand off type profiler.
Members were able to judge the best system to suite their needs and the evening was deemed very informative and well received.
This Month’s Competition
The competition for the month was an identical pair of light pulls and Dougie's pair were judges winners.
Will be a Cake stand (single or double level )
Next month’s demo will be texturing using different methods and tools.
When items of club equipment and tools are on loan, please ensure they are brought to the various meetings particularly for the hands on evenings so that members can receive tuition with adequate equipment available.
The clubs new Sorby Pro Edge sharpening system.
Good attendance for Junes meeting
Selection of light pulls pairs entered in the clubs competition.
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