Here you will find information from the club such as club meeting demonstrations, mentoring, safety, newsletters, project plans, tips and tricks all related to woodturning.

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Here are the club safety rules and guidelines for working in any shop, club managed or private shop.


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Project and Technique Videos

Dallas Area Woodturners YouTube Channel


Projects and Turning Tips

Turning Spoons with Neal Brand


Woodturning Tips and Techniques
Make a Wood BowlGood collection of easy to understand videos on various woodturning topics. Includes tool sharpening, wood drying, tool techniques, understanding tool marks, and lathe speed, sanding, mounting wood on a lathe, etc.
AAW Videos and InformationAmerican Association of Woodturners repository of how-to videos, articles, etc. on every woodturning topic imaginable.
For AAW members. (This alone is worth the dues.)
Wood Reference
https://www.wood-database.com/Great searchable online reference for wood identification. Info on grain, color, toxicity, hardness and much more.
https://www.northernspalting.com/Tons of info on spalted wood including making your own from the Applied Mycology Lab at Oregon State University
https://www.arborday.org/trees/whattree/Illustrated, step-by-step process to identify a tree by the kinds of leaves it produces from the Arbor Day Foundation
http://hobbithouseinc.com/personal/woodpics/Non-commercial site focusing on color-correct pictures of exotic and domestic woods
Woodturning organizations
http://www.woodturner.org/American Association of Woodturners The mothership of the woodturning community in North America.
http://www.trinityriverwoodturners.net/Chapter of the AAW with board members from Dallas Area Woodturners (DAW), East Texas Woodturners (ETW), Golden Triangle Woodturners (GTW), Hunt County Woodturners (HCW), and Woodturners of North Texas (WNTX). 
https://www.swaturners.org/The South West Association of Turners (SWAT) holds one of the largest woodturning symposiums in the world yearly in Waco, TX
http://www.wntx.orgBased in Ft. Worth, the Woodturners of North Texas is an AAW chapter serving North Texas.
http://www.easttexaswoodturners.org/Based in Tyler, TX the East Texas Woodturners Association is an AAW Chapter serving East Texas
http://www.goldentrianglewoodturners.org/The Golden Triangle Woodturners is an AAW chapter located in Denton, Texas
https://www.huntcountywoodturners.org/The Hunt County Wood Turners is an AAW chapter located in Greenville Texas
https://dallaswoodturners.com/The Dallas Area Woodturners is an AAW chapter located in Dallas, Texas
https://dallasmakerspace.org/Dallas Makerspace is a shared community workshop and laboratory. We are an organized group of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public.
https://segmentedwoodturners.org/The Segmented Woodturners Association is an AAW chapter devoted to the art and craft of segmented woodturning
https://www.lucidwoodturners.com/
Lucid Woodturners is an association focused on using technologies like video, computers, audio, lasers, 3D printing, and various other techniques to produce, share and teach woodturning.  Kind of a hi-tech turners group.
Wood Art
http://www.galleryofwoodart.org/Located in downtown Saint Paul, MN, the Gallery of Wood Art is sponsored by the American Association of Woodturners 
https://centerforartinwood.org/The Center for Art in Wood, formerly the Wood Turning Center, has been widely recognized as a valuable resource for the preservation and promotion of the field of art made from wood
https://www.thewows.com/World of Woodturners, A site where woodturners can post photos and descriptions of their work and engage in discussion about their art.
Segmented Turning Reference/Utilities
https://suncatcherstudio.com/woodturning/segmented-wood-turning/Segmented Woodturning (Secrets and Tips for the Beginner)
http://marleyturned.com/Shop_Utilities.htmlSegmented Ring Calculator 1
http://www.delorie.com/wood/segturn.htmlSegmented Ring Calculator 2
http://www.delorie.com/wood/revseg.htmlSegmented Ring Calculator 3
http://www.delorie.com/wood/compound-cuts.htmlCompound Cuts Calculator
https://jansson.us/jcompound.htmlCompound Angle Calculator
https://www.blocklayer.com/woodturning-segments.aspxCalculators for everything imaginable
General Reference
http://www.delorie.com/wood/fractions2.htmlFractions and Millimeter to Decimal Conversion Table
http://www.csgnetwork.com/drillsizeconvert.htmlDrill Size Conversion Table
Fract. (in)/Decimal/(mm)/Wire No. or Letter
http://www.csgnetwork.com/wrenchsizetable.htmlWrench Size And Conversion Table
https://rechneronline.de/pi/geometry.phpCalculators for geometric shapes (2D) and solids (3D
https://twitter.com/TheJoinery_jpIncredible GIFS of Tsugite (Japanese Joinery)
Woodworking Forums
https://www.penturners.org/Forum and community dedicated to pen turning
https://sawmillcreek.org/Sawmill Creek Woodworking Community
Vintage Machinery
http://owwm.org/
http://vintagemachinery.org/home.aspx
https://www.timetestedtools.net/
http://www.blackburntools.com/articles/rose-tools-catalog-archives/

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