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Hi I am about to buy a lathe,I have never done any wood turning before would like a bit of advice on the best starter lathe and tools to get me going,thanks
 

Blister

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Now THAT'S a question :lol:

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Whats your budget as you will need lots of other items as well !
 

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Well I've got £300 to get going,I've been offered a record power dml24 for £100 but as I said I'm new to this so I don't know if this a good price or not.just feels like I'm going in with my eyes shut thanks
 

Mike Wingate

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Get a sturdy one and bolt it to a good stand. It is not just the price of the lathe. When you get some tools, a grider and a chuck, you find you have spent double. Get set up and enjoy.
 
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