"What technique do you use to slip the finished product off the mandrel? I have tried several different things and am still searching for the perfect mold release solution - even for simple poles like yours."
"I am experiencing this same problem. The motions at the right end of the machine are NOT THE SAME as the motions at the left end of the machine! Quite frustrating. I am at least glad that others have this same issue."
"When I assembled my machines the metal delivery head roller was at 45 degrees as well. I am confident that I assembled it according to the drawings but it seemed off by 45 degrees for every move the machine made. Then I scoured every photograph an…"
"I run test windings with string, thread, yarn, etc. Lots of cheap materials to work out patterns before switching to carbon or glass. I use a drill to wrap the "test string" back onto a piece of PVC pipe when I'm done. Then I reuse the test strin…"