Axminster prides itself on carrying an extensive range of machines, hand tools, accessories, sundries and project kits for a wide variety of woodturning, crafts and hobbies. Whether you create for pleasure or for profit you will find what you need here. We also run a number of courses in our Skill Centre for all abilities to ensure you get the best out of your tools and craft... buy with confidence from Axminster.
Axminster Hobby and Trade Series lathes come with our unique 3 year guarantee.
Great value, easy-to-use machines that are perfect for home useSee the range
Solid and very reliable machines designed to be used every daySee the range
Our centres and boring accessories are worthy of a place in any turner's kitUpgrade to Evolution
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Together with Axminster's 3 year guarantee on Machinery, it's probably the most comprehensive free guarantee ever - buy with confidence from Axminster! Find out more
Whether you are considering taking up woodturning and purchasing a lathe or have been turning for some years and looking for new inspiration, our courses are tailored to suit your requirements - book a course today...
Our pen kits from Penn State Ind. USA, are full of character and style; perfect for the knight in shining armour, a vintage Victorian and the petrol head alike! Mix with an array of pen blanks, in various colours and patterns to make a truly, personalised pen. - Design your pen
Wood jaw plates are a versatile aid for attaching your turned wooden jaws of your own design to your woodturning chuck. We’ve turned to our turning expert Colwin Way to show you how to do so quickly and easily. - Find out how to make yours