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Determine the dimensions of the flute. Turn the steel to the desired shape of the bore on a lathe, and cut the bar lengthwise to a D-shaped cross-section. With the help of a saw, cut the wood measuring 18 inches (the standard length of the flute). %PDF-1.5 The notes of the flute are determined chiefly by the size and placement of the fingerholes. Native American flutes are a true work of art, both visually and musically. �3 @� �� P�s�럿I�o��P�S�t�E�HQ�Z�.���� �Y�ӥ�9#D9ky���"g$�(g-O�~Z�d����O������W��5嬚��l���r�IN(g�L'g�_�‘\E9�f:9�u��/���j���hg�dN�a����r��̬���N���|�,�tr&g$�+ga����sV����T�C��nݽ�l��Jr/�Y���l�����$�S��N'g[��'-٦rv�[7p9[���W���Y���l���R4�:�,�t�q�ZA�~)Y�rv:9�:g�A�_e�k)ga��lzr��,�/4�U�����-g�FG�� A single slotted opening, often covered by a totem figure, creates the entire tone of the flute. 7 0 obj endobj 9 0 obj You can too. Thanks so much for keeping this up. for the key of F, an 18 inch section . If you aren’t already familiar with the terminology, flutes are concave grooves cut along the length of an object. Use a wood lathe with a boring-tool attachment. You still need to make a tool to bore out the inside of a block of wood and then something to cut the embouchure hole. Begin drilling with the 2mm (0.078 inches) drill bit and increase to a larger drill bit just like the 8 mm (0.315 inches). Many a beginner In this video we learn how to apply flutes (or reeds) to wood turnings. The length of the pipe determines the key that it plays. If you are styling the flute out of cedar, then saw the wood making two equal sized pieces. To make a flute that plays in the key of A, you'll need a 14 inch length of "pipe" . <> <> Will try on small scale jewelry boxes (“Classical Columns”). I love your videos. Start with the bit barely above the surface of the table and make one pass starting with the south side of the flute, lifting up completely at line “A,” plunge the blank down on the bit again at line “B,” and lift up again at line “C.” (refer to diagram 5). To make a flute that plays in the key of A, cut a 14 inch length of pipe. This wheel can then be attached to your column to align it accurately for each flute. Now I’ll have to make a jig for my router. Congratulations. The Flute Master is an innovation by Dick Webber, a wood turner for 40 years, who grew tired of hand cutting flutes in the 500 B.C. I missed WoodTreks . Wood heads can sound very traditional and beautiful. How to Lathe your Native American Style Flute body - YouTube Thanks again Keith. Turning a lidded box is a great lathe project. Very educational. . This page provides some plans for making Native American flutes. These decorative flourishes are notable design elements incorporated into many historic furniture styles including the Federal, Hepplewhite, and Sheraton schools. How to Make Wooden Flutes with Plans. stream Finish shaping the flute with a sanding block or lathe. The chart’s measurements are shown as percentages of distance from the mouthhole. Most flutes are tuned first using a template, then are adjusted by hand to ensure perfect pitch. But even contemporary makers employ fluting and reeding within their work. Using your chisel, slice a flat onto the top of the fipple, now slide it into the hole with the windway on the same side as the window and lip, insert the fipple until the interior end is just inline with the window. Increase diameter of holes slowly, finishing of with sandpaper to smooth edges. Router Jig for Flutes on Wood Lathe Step 1: Build the Sliding Base. 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When a flute is made out of branch, it’s then sanded down. Learn and enjoy. . — Keith (10 Minute Woodworking Video). Reeds are cut similarly but their profile is convex. <>>> As wooden flutes have a less ordered molecular structure, just one head-joint position seems to work the best, something which can be overcome a little by making wooden heads for wooden flutes like a metal head: with only one silver tube coming out of the head joint. 4 0 obj Build different panflutes of varying styles and materials including the small Viking pan flute made from a single block of wood, a CPVC panflute, a flute made from wooden dowels and a panflute made of bamboo. endobj ... on a 14 inch lathe, the router will not stand beside the turning below the center. Scales on the centerpiece and writable/erasable indexing surfaces make setup simple. �����K�{��d���fAI]3Rzl�*�O�݋��z$5t�u���2������2���6@��޳C����Zz| �J���/@���՚i�Mӟ/s�Ij��d�KXnw�/�P�v��պH �e[zc���K� �I��i�!\�Џ�����g�!pHr�|� ���lU/am�TI�����Bb$C���~$�KW�.��(|�;$��ʃ��5 �`�����zK����ZE�|���1�;)���@q����wk�:����Bp#�de4�f+V�z*v�[\7�/딄�A���y�A�:"i\ �k�r}�.ѩ��}��䷡���!Z!� <> There are two ways to make a branch flute. So glad to see you’re back! These concave/convex shapes are applied using a router, jigs, and a lathe. Great video. Creating a wooden penny whistle is a fun yet challenging process. Greek style wine pourers he was making. Place the hollowed-out block of wood on a lathe and sculpt the outer flute shape with a precise wall thickness for the sound chamber. Ream out the hole bored into the centre with a reamer, a scraping tool made from drill-quality steel rods. These two pages provided the starting point for many flute makers of the early 1970s. Much appreciated. endobj Turn the dense timber into a cylinder on the wood lathe. Because it is probably the easiest flute to make out of wood without using a workshop full of tools. endobj Keith, Great posting! #�7$�,]a���Cy����2���Z��7$�#�����~B��! Set start and stop blocks to define the flute length. In the old days they turned GRANITE and stone columns- including tapered columns on huge steam driven lathes, and they also fluted them! Step 1. All measurements are from hole centers, not edges. You must make sure that your lathe is big enough to accommodate the router height with the bit inserted. Sep 22, 2018 - Explore Able Acres Goat Farming & Wood's board "Lathe Flute Jig", followed by 583 people on Pinterest. kD��6d�:�ޤ� � Great site, loads of tips, the turning video great. Drill fingering holes through flute wall using a 1/4-inch drill bit. Cool video from Irion too. If I can fashion the degree wheel and router jig, I’ll replay it and try myself. I usually just screw, hot glue, or clamp a piece of wood to the table as a guide that follows the length of the turning. This woodworking class provides tips for hollowing the narrow, deep interior, creating decorative chatter on the lid and using a … Step 5. The planer section helped alot, the whole video is fantastic.I am glad I found this site, keep up the great work. O���,� The holes should be placed about 1.5 inches apart and centred on the flute. It looks great and I built most of it until I realized that, on a 14 inch lathe, the router will not stand beside the turning below the center. See more ideas about lathe, wood lathe, wood turning. ?u��X�����[\�x~�V>G���L+�:Di�3�� �.�5^��m����Ku4#�#�C�N!� ,��PmN�쀀 B�; �q :�R5�‘T�j��RN!"��|#�%�[ݐ�S��`ً��u���&��e�5���7(��Sb��ð�̗#1Z^Pnk���L�*Q������庉�C�-a�mO6. Step 2: Adjustable Base. � ��!�� ��[NFj��Vtr>�6��k���ǘυ8����u �Џ�s��� I�UNCc!=�M2��U��I�m�~�#�yV�3�qk�$ �AR^������-���q&��R�x� ��� ���p�dU=��K\0��p��PSA��#�ڭ5(,vv������Ԏ. Measure and mark cutting lines on the remaining block of wood, following the carving diagram. If you want, some metal tubing for the socket/tenon for your flute and a way to fix the metal tube to the wood. Thank you so much. Then trimmed and turned to a cylinder on the wood-lathe (middle) and ditto on the metal lathe and bored (right). Drill fingering holes through flute wall using a 1/4-inch drill bit. <> �b�a,����P��������H8�I�(�d]($qQ�{����-�R�l�;c�Bׂ�_x�[������AP�J��"{-d�EB������O�lz7��_�u~�h� 5 0 obj Learn how to make flutes and reeds on wood turnings such as table legs and bedposts. They were published by Walter Ben Hunt (1888-1970) in and later in . WoodTreks™ ©2008-2019 Artifact Productions™, How To Apply Decorative Fluting (or Reeding) to Turned Objects, Turning Coves and Beads on Bedposts, Table Legs, and Chairs, Artisan Profile: Toolmaking Skill Allows Woodturner Mark Damron Creative Freedom, How To Cut Rings on a Wood Lathe Using Custom Tooling, Make Your Own Cheap Clamp For Segmented Turnings — For Under $10. ]��9\�Q���Ru.�֝J����a�0���������+Y!�8�$%�� x� [�e � With careful measurements and some tweaking, you can easily create a one-of-a-kind handmade musical instrument. 2 0 obj Easy to custom drill for non-standard routers. Wood turners sometime omit flutes because of the skill and time needed to hand-cut flutes on curved profiles with a gouge. This technique can make an ordinary turning extraordinary. �EL�dp�|�x,z/��+7iAHG��:r\�]ې��7N��G�e/���_6�֐���s��sJ���lD��#�&�ؗ�Kf4���ܫ ϟʛGD��%N��l�p����*}w�~���Y�WG���� �Y8��t���F3 ��r����\�5�6ټ�;�/���H���M{�.+չJۡʄ����@ن:'���Mǝڪ,�M[�)�>v9�#?��r� ����Ԛ���w 9Z��?���X�x2�e��O �⛗Fd��3�ӌ���@;I͖�-�Eݯ59#�0[��"��ϲr�n��vcI���2��*fa$���LhW$ʊ You can use a hand-bore tool, but the process involves scraping the bore and can be a lengthy process. Walter Ben Hunt's Plans. Sand the wood for a first pass. Increase diameter of holes slowly, finishing of with sandpaper to smooth edges. Bore into the centre of the flute with a drill. Then, thanks to computers, I can (now) learn something right. Smoothen the ends of the cut wood with the use of sandpaper. Tim, I really like these videos from Irion. A simple set-up that works for straight or tapered spindles. endstream Remove the wooden flute from the lathe and drill six holes in the barrel of the instrument. ( The labium is cut by hand with a wood chisel and finished with special tools. Matt. Some musicians love to use a penny whistle during parades and marches. <> Step 2. 8 0 obj Lathe Project: Turn a Small Lidded Box. The dimensions for your … endobj You can make flutes with or without a totem. The smoother finish left by the machine lathe enables better matching of colour and grain when bits are selected for a flute. ����]���J�lš�_n���Y������Q4r��Y���,�ƣ��$�)ga�zz1r��t�/=��Y���T����$oU��Nw��둳Mg�� y�rv:9+�����$�+ga����xIr�a��O�3����ݚ-9�0l��ə�Y�����a��ۭ���M�s�q����MZ�B]������Y̜��T'�����n��㿕���$�U��N'grFr�rv��9;��U�d ��rv�w-gѮɂ�Y�����9+~EHT��N7��r�r�,����N���lII�Q��N7�Ї9�V}��f��|�,�trV. Another exceptional video Keith. Features: Pre-drilled to fit most routers on the market. Johnathan Sanbuichi, turning specialist at Irion Company Furniture Makers, demonstrates how he uses a router mounted in a shop-built jig, a custom made indexing tool, and his massive lathe bed to accurately, quickly and repeatedly produce beautifully flowing carved lines. I’m 59 years young and have been working with wood since (I was) 10 to 12 years old, but never had anyone to educate me. Wood turners sometime omit flutes because of the skill and time needed to hand-cut flutes on curved profiles with a gouge. I’ve been turning for awhile but always shied away from flutes. A very nice bit of jigging by Jonathan and awesome production by you! Draw out a circle on a piece of 1/4" ply, and use a compass (or a CAD program on your computer) to divide the circle by the number of flutes (360 degrees divided by 12 in this case is 30 degrees per index). A flute made of lumber is placed within a lathe and rounded, then sanded down. endobj Stick the two pieces with glue and hold them firmly, till the two ends are properly stuck. Either you split the branch and use chisels to carve the inner chambers, or you drill the branch. I installed a fence to guide the router and stops to control the ends of the flutes. . The chart below gives a rough guide to where to put the holes. %���� Most beginners of flute making will try to construct a North American style flute out of PVC for their first flute. Flat moldings and trim can be reeded or fluted, but, in this video we focus on embellishing “round things” like bedposts and table legs. Start with a piece of wood about 21 to 22 inches in length. Loads of tips in both planner blade sharpening, wood turning, joints – the whole site is fantastic – so glad I found the site. 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The Flute Master is an innovation by Dick Webber, a wood turner for 40 years, who grew tired of hand cutting flutes in the 500 B.C. For this tool handle, I chose to make eight flutes using a 1/4″ (6mm) round-nose router bit. It is dovetailed … 6 Steps to Make a Branch Flute These sure are helpful, and you are the master at production. . <> x���1r�F@a�. For now, I will teach you how to make split flutes, because building a machine to drill the branches is a lot more complex and requires more tools, time, money and space. Choose a section of bamboo with joints that are a little bit more than half as far apart as the intended length of the instrument. Secure the guide box to your lathe with clamps (my lathe has wooden ways that allows me to use screws instead of clamps). The diameter of the bore will be 5/8 inch on the inside. Great video. �}�� Next, the finger holes are drilled, and the flute receives a tuning. Back to the drawing board. 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