Pole lathe turning

Our basic course

Learn how to use a pole lathe. This course can be tailored to the skill and experience of the person with one to one tuition. Come along and leave with a turned item.

The day will include:

  • basic tool safety
  • looking after your tools
  • selecting your wood to turn
  • preparing your billet for the lathe
  • turning an item

Our aim is simple; to pass on the knowledge learned over the past nearly 20 years to beginners.

one our course attendees haed at it on the pole lathe

Food and refreshments

There will be an ample supply of tea/coffee on tap but no other food is provided, we can of course set up the bbq if requested.

Accommodation

There are a good number of local hotels and b and b’s in the area for which we can give you detail on application.

Costs 

£120 per day