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TURNING FILLETS

Cutting a fillet A filletis a flatsegment thatjoinstwodecorative elements of a turning. Inthe illustration above, a filletis beingturnedbetween a coveandan urn.Tocuta filgripandmakea sizingcut (page let,holda parting toolwithan underhand 56).

FINIATS Incorporatingmzny decorativespindlecutsinto a unified whole,finiak add thecrowning touchtofurniturepieces suchashighboys,beds,and balusters.Thetulipwood finial in thephotoat right featuresa ball-and-urnmotif with coves,beads,andfillets astransitionalelements.

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The art of woodworking wood turning  
The art of woodworking wood turning  
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