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Turning Monster Posts on a Shop-Built Lathe Turning Monster Posts on a Shop-Built Lathe

When a local remodeler approached me about reproducing five porch posts for a 140-year-old house in Boulder, Colo., my interest was piqued. Despite the fact that I didn't have a lathe — much less one that could turn 10-foot posts — I took the contract, figuring I could build my own to do the job. Read more

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