How to turn a Stopper or Dipper:
Turning a Stopper or Dipper uses the same method. Although there are many methods of turning one. Feel free to watch some of the videos that have been made for us by some great craftsman.
Steve Carmichael: How to turn a Stainless Stopper
Great video showing how to thread the wood.
Note: Steve is using a BSM mandrel and not a UM mandrel with the 13/16″ Bushing.
Le PicBois: Making Bottle Stoppers
Great demo video showing use of brass inserts and turning a stopper.
Note: Pat is using a BSM mandrel and not a UM mandrel with the 13/16″ Bushing.
Zac Higgins: Woodturning A Resin Cast Aluminum Honeycomb Handle for A Stainless Steel Honey Dipper
Great demo video showing use of brass inserts and turning a honey dipper using the Universal Mandrel.
Zac Higgins: Making an Alumilite Christmas Ornament for St. Judes
Great demo video showing how to tap Alumilte while using the Deco-Loop as a X-mas ornament.
Tim Yoder: Cocobolo Honey Dipper
Watch the always funny Tim Yoder make a Cocobolo Honey Pot handle. With a few design modifications!
Scott Wishart: Hybrid Liquor Stopper
Watch Scott work his way through turning a top for one of our Liquor Stoppers!