As the " Fifties " ended, Craftsman introduced this ball-bearing headstock, 12-inch wood-turning lathe.
The short grain makes it easy to work and excellent for use on a wood-turning lath.
In 1935 the first Craftsman wood-turning lathe with the option of a metal-turning kit was marketed.
Ralph Curry will teach the art of wood turning.
Site plan 14 POLE LATHE This has a springy pole and treadle mechanism and is used for green wood turning.