wooden lathe plans preview
Copyright 2016 Matthias Wandel
All dimensions in centimeters, unless indicated otherwise.
Head and tail stock
Faceplate and 4-jaw chuck
1:1 printable templates
There are 1:1 printable templates for many of the parts.
These are useful for checking part sizes by
placing them on the paper, or for some parts,
pasting the template onto plywood for cutting out.
The templates span across several A4 or letter sized pages that you can print on
a regular sized printer. An alignment grid helps to line up the pages when gluing
Five pages of templates
for most of the parts
The plans also include extensive building instructions, with over 100 photographs showing
the steps involved in building the lathe.
Buy the wooden lathe plans