Segmented Turning with Don Best

Don's presentation at the July 6, 2013 NMWT meeting.

Photos by Jim Griffin

DonBest demonstrates his techniques for segmented turning at NM WoodturnersDonBest demonstrates his techniques for segmented turning at NM WoodturnersDonBest demonstrates his techniques for segmented turning at NM Woodturners

Bob shows the jig he designed for accurately aligning the segments.

Above: angle guage.

Below: the radial stop can be changed for each successive ring.

Recommended books:

• Segmented Wood Turning — Wm. Smith

• Woodturning — Ray Allen

• The Art of Segmented Woodturning — Malcolm Tibbets

DonBest demonstrates his techniques for segmented turning at NM WoodturnersDonBest demonstrates his techniques for segmented turning at NM Woodturners