Details about Build your own KITCHEN STOOL POTTER'S WHEEL for ceramics: PLANSSee original listing
25 Apr, 2014 04:13:31 BST
Approximately £3.11(including postage)
Spring, Texas, United States
New: A brand-new, unused, unopened and undamaged item. See the seller's listing for full details. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
POWER-DRIVE A KITCHEN STOOL FOR A LOW-COST POTTER'S WHEEL
ALTHOUGH the traditional kick wheel is as old as the art of pottery throwing, modern beginners and advanced artists in clay appreciate the smooth action, and expecially the uniform speeds of a motor-driven wheel.
POWER drive enables the pottery worker to give full attention to the throwing process, and eliminates the necessity of making compensations for any irregularities caused by variations in the speed of the wheel.
Using an ordinary steel kitchen stool, a 9-in aluminum sanding disk, a 9-to-1 right-angle speed reducer (from Home Depot), and a 1/4 hp motor, you can build a variable-speed potter's wheel, on which you can turn out work of professional quality.
The illustration above pictures the completed unit.
THIS IS NOT A KIT
THIS PACKAGE CONTAINS 3 BLACK-AND WHITE PHOTOCOPIES, vintage pages containing an orthographic planform drawing with 'curved arrow' callouts that I have enlarged 125% for clarity and your reading enjoyment: The assembly sequence, subassembly photos, the construction sequence, finishing tips and operating photos, plus material that I have enlarged 250%.
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