The articles on this page were all provided by Trevor Pope of the Wits Woodworking Association. If you have any articles and or links to interesting woodturning articles that youy would like to share with your fellow woodturners please send the information to so that it can be published here.

Cyanoacrylate glue – for Wood Workers Download

Lathe Work holding – an analysis of forces  Download

Lathe Steady for Spindle Turning Download

Lathe Speeds – the effect on the Workpiece Download

False Economy – an article on ball bearings in live centres  Download

The cost of starting with Woodturning  Download

Morse Tapers  Download

Repurposing Old Files as Turning Tools  Download