Turning the column

Mount a 3V2-inch-square blank on your lathe and turn it with a roughing gouge followed by a spindle gouge, leaving a lip and enough stock near the bottom for the leg sockets. To help you produce the proper shape, refer to the anatomy illustration (page 78) and fashion yourself a template, as you would to turn a drop-leaf table leg (page 69). Use a parting tool to turn the rail tenon at the top of the column, periodically checking its diameter with outside calipers (right). Smooth the column with progressively finer grits of sandpaper.

Faceplate

Column

Runner

How To Sell Furniture

How To Sell Furniture

Types Of Furniture To Sell. There are many types of products you can sell. You just need to determine who your target market is and what specific item they want. Or you could sell a couple different ones in a package deal.

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