Internationally acclaimed turner and teacher, Richard Raffan, shares the techniques and tips he has garnered during 30 years plus of turning in his book, Turning Wood with Richard Raffan. The book is good for both novices and more experienced turners, providing information on:
choosing the right chucks and tools for the job
sharpening and maintaining tools for best performance
basic turning techniques
and this edition includes a new chapter on hollow vessels.
This book is an indispensable resource for every turner.