By Ernie Conover. Renowned turning instructor Ernie Conover enrolls you in Bowl Turning 101. This book is equally well suited to beginners as well as those seeking to improve their turning skills. He covers all the essential topics from wood selection and preparation; to lathes and chuck systems; to the proper tools and their correct uses. He even includes those all-important sharpening tips that will save you time and yield better results. After covering the basics, you graduate on to some advanced techniques that are taught in the same step-by-step photo essay format. With this book, you’re bound to get great results the first time around. 160 pg., softcover.