Links
© Sheffield Woodturning Club 2015

The internet provides us with a huge range of resources online, some better

than others. You can find here (in no particular order) those links that you may

find useful. If you find a link that no longer works or would like to suggest an

addition to the list please inform the webmaster.

The links are divided into 4 categories: Demonstrators, Suppliers, Information and Inspiration, Woodturning organisations and Members websites. (all links open in a new window)

Demonstrators

Suppliers

Peter Child — tools and equipment Turners' Retreat — tools and other woodturning supplies Stiles and Bates — tools and timber Axminster Tools — everything you need English Hardwoods — timber from Northamptonshire Timberline Exotic Hardwoods — great range of exotics and tools RDG Tools — well known at model engineering exhibitions Honey Brothers — Forestry and arborist equipment Exotic Woodshop Hardwoods UK The Mulberry Bush — premier stockist of Jo Sonja's acrylic paints and mediums Crown Hand Tools -  Sheffield hand tool manufacturer Elston Sawmill - Steve Wright brings a great range of wood to the club Hamilton Beverstock - widest range of bandsaw blades Snainton Woodworking Supplies - Scarborough based stockists of machinery, tools and timber The ToolPost - quality tools and equipment Turner’s Cabin - Lincoln based company (South Hykeham) supplying wood turning tools, equipment, timber and much more Wonkee Donkee - Trend Routing & Woodworking equipment (includes a range of helpful guides)

Information and Inspiration

Dust is Dangerous - white paper on the dangers of inhaling dust - although this relates to the construction industry it also refers to the dangers of wood dust. The Woodturner's Workshop — Brian Clifford's UK website with a huge range of information, projects and video clips, including the Introduction to Woodturning — e-book for beginners Woodturning Online — if you're short of ideas this website has project plans for just about anything you might consider making together with many informative articles relating to all areas of woodturning The Daniel Collection — showcasing a selection of woodturners Around the Woods — Woodturning tips, techniques and projects Paul Hannaby — woodturning related information and articles Sofas and Sectionals — has this woodturning resources page with plenty of useful information including the history of woodturning Sydney Woodturners Guild — particularly useful articles and advice One Good Turn: McEvoy Turnings — worth checking out Brian's photo sequences of making a vase (starting with a 600 lb log) and a 46 inch diameter platter Health and Safety Executive — good general advice on dangers of wood dust and debunks some myths about 'what H&S won't let you do', plus advice on what to consider when doing a risk assessment. UK Workshop Woodturning forum — if you've got a question you'll find plenty of help here More Woodturning Magazine is a monthly online magazine from the US - you can read a free sample edition before deciding to subscribe. As this is an American publication it will talk about things not available in the UK but the tutorials may be worth checking out and American turners are often more adventurous in their turning. Alan’s Factory Outlet has a Guide to Wood Turning - this has a lot of Woodturning information including Basics, Techniques and Tools, a few of the links are not available.

Woodturning Organisations

Association of Woodturners of Great Britain American Association of Woodturners UK Workshops — turning forum Woodworkers Institute

Members’ Websites

Rick Dobney - www.rickdobney.uk
Sheffield Woodturning Club
Links to Useful Websites
© Sheffield Woodturning Club 2015
designed by Hilary Sinclair
Links
 
Links to Useful Websites

The internet provides us with a huge range of resources

online, some better than others. You can find here (in no

particular order) those links that you may find useful. If

you find a link that no longer works or would like to

suggest an addition to the list please inform the

webmaster.

The links are divided into 4 categories: Demonstrators, Suppliers, Information and Inspiration, Woodturning organisations and Members websites. (all links open in a new window)

Demonstrators

Suppliers

Peter Child — tools and equipment Turners' Retreat — tools and other woodturning supplies Stiles and Bates — tools and timber Axminster Tools — everything you need English Hardwoods — timber from Northamptonshire Timberline Exotic Hardwoods — great range of exotics and tools RDG Tools — well known at model engineering exhibitions Honey Brothers — Forestry and arborist equipment Exotic Woodshop Hardwoods UK The Mulberry Bush — premier stockist of Jo Sonja's acrylic paints and mediums Crown Hand Tools -  Sheffield hand tool manufacturer Elston Sawmill - Steve Wright brings a great range of wood to the club Hamilton Beverstock - widest range of bandsaw blades Snainton Woodworking Supplies - Scarborough based stockists of machinery, tools and timber The ToolPost - quality tools and equipment Turner’s Cabin - Lincoln based company (South Hykeham) supplying wood turning tools, equipment, timber and much more Wonkee Donkee - Trend Routing & Woodworking equipment (includes a range of helpful guides)

Information and Inspiration

Dust is Dangerous - white paper on the dangers of inhaling dust - although this relates to the construction industry it also refers to the dangers of wood dust. The Woodturner's Workshop — Brian Clifford's UK website with a huge range of information, projects and video clips, including the Introduction to Woodturning — e-book for beginners Woodturning Online — if you're short of ideas this website has project plans for just about anything you might consider making together with many informative articles relating to all areas of woodturning The Daniel Collection — showcasing a selection of woodturners Around the Woods — Woodturning tips, techniques and projects Paul Hannaby — woodturning related information and articles Sofas and Sectionals — has this woodturning resources page with plenty of useful information including the history of woodturning Sydney Woodturners Guild — particularly useful articles and advice One Good Turn: McEvoy Turnings — worth checking out Brian's photo sequences of making a vase (starting with a 600 lb log) and a 46 inch diameter platter Health and Safety Executive — good general advice on dangers of wood dust and debunks some myths about 'what H&S won't let you do', plus advice on what to consider when doing a risk assessment. UK Workshop Woodturning forum — if you've got a question you'll find plenty of help here More Woodturning Magazine is a monthly online magazine from the US - you can read a free sample edition before deciding to subscribe. As this is an American publication it will talk about things not available in the UK but the tutorials may be worth checking out and American turners are often more adventurous in their turning. Alan’s Factory Outlet has a Guide to Wood Turning - this has a lot of Woodturning information including Basics, Techniques and Tools, a few of the links are not available.

Woodturning Organisations

Association of Woodturners of Great Britain American Association of Woodturners UK Workshops — turning forum Woodworkers Institute

Members’ Websites

Rick Dobney - www.rickdobney.uk
Sheffield Woodturning Club