Handy resources, patterns, projects, plans etc.

Please email suggestions or resources to website author 

We are attempting to place all past copies of our bi-monthly magazine on the website and our printing expert Keith Jones is in charge of the project.

We do not have digital copy for the earlier editions so these may be a little rough but it is the best we can do.


 Link to Woodchips September 2011


Project Instructions

  • Pepper mill - Crushgrind

Gary Pye Woodturning Project Instructions
GPW Project instructions reproduced with permission Gary Pye Woodturning

  • Pen assembly Adobe PDF 43kb
  • Pen Disassembly Adobe PDF 12kb
  • Pen 1 Instructions Adobe PDF 16kb
  • Pen BT401 Instructions Adobe PDF 57kb
  • Pen BT401 Instructions Adobe PDF 43kb
  • Pen RL101G Instructions Adobe PDF 63kb
  • Pencil Instructions Adobe PDF 16kb
  • Perfume Atomizer Adobe PDF 18kb

Manuals & Product Support

  • Vicmarc scroll chuck jaws Adobe PDF 52kb
  • Heligrind grinding jig manual Adobe PDF 89kb
  • Teknatool Product Support Website
  • Teknatool Chuck manuals etc 

Woodturning related Health & Safety Information

  • Wood Dust 

A Beginners Guide to Woodturning
Compiled by George Flavell, and edited by Dick Veitch of South Auckland Woodturners Guild.

A beginner’s guide to the exciting world of wood turning - 52 pages of illustrated diagrams, hints, and tips about the wonderful art of woodturning.

Available from SAWG or TAWA

Woodturning Projects Webpages with helpfull tips and Project Instructions

  • South Auckland Woodturners Guild NZ
  • The Glendale Woodturners Guild USA
  • Laymar Crafts Woodturning UK
  • The Woodturners Reference Guide USA
  • Turned Treasures  USA
  • The Turners Shop USA
  • The Woodturner's Workshop USA
  • Welcome to the world of Woodturning UK
  • Teknatool projects webpage NZ
  • Craft Supplies USA