What is a Midi Lathe: Is It Only a Marketing Gimmick?

Generally, the Benchtop lathes, which are commonly known as woodturning lathe, comes in 3 sizes. Mini, Midi, and Full-sized Lathe. Each of them has their qualities, characteristics, and productivity limitations. So what is a Midi Lathe? Saving both workspace and budget, the Midi Lathe comes in between mini and full-sized lathe. Currently costing between $300 …

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9 Best Full-Size Carbide Turning Tools: With Pros and Cons

If you’re a beginning woodturner or just thinking of getting into the craft, you’ve probably heard about carbide woodturning tools. Now, what you’ve heard is hard to predict because the internet sometimes can be contradicting. So, I’ll try to clear up some of the misunderstandings regarding the carbide tools and then list down some of …

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