Homemade 3 in 1 lathe from hand drill

Today I will show you how to make a 2 in 1 wood lathe machine from hand drill:

  • Lathe

DIY lathe

  • Sander

DIY lathe

Materials

Lathe (without sander)

  1. Angle bar 10x15x1, length=200 mm
  2. Plywood 10 mm
  3. Plywood 12 mm
  4. Plywood 20 mm
  5. Lumber 15×30 mm
  6. Lumber 25×90 mm
  7. Lumber 30×50 mm
  8. Lumber 45×90 mm
  9. Lumber 50×50 mm
  10. Lumber 100×100 mm or piece of wood 75x90x120 mm
  11. Wood Chipboard or Plywood 16 mm

Plans

DIY lathe plans

Download free plans with dimensions (PDF)

3D model

DIY lathe

Download 3D model

To make it I used:

4 Comments
  1. steve says

    I’m 55 and disabled and always searching you tube for projects to keep me busy in my simple shop. These will give me not just projects to do but also some very helpful and very useful tools I can use!

  2. Normand Carlos Claro Junior says

    Excelente, estou separando o material para fazero torno de madeira.

  3. Fateh says

    Thanks for sharing this plans,
    You helped many peoples,
    Thanks from amgeria

  4. Charles Wilson says

    I never thought this could be done! How durable are those lathes? I mean why would buy a lathe that will cost me a few hundred bucks. Genius!

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