Rut ‘n’ Strut Game Calls. How I turn a Pot Call. Select wood that you want to use to turn Pot Calls out of, Rip it 4” wide and then Crosscut into 4” X 4” Call Blanks. .
How I turn a Pot Call
Mount Tool Rest in Tool Rest Holder and secure it as close as possible to Call Blank. Rotate Call Blank by hand to insure there is no interference.
Stop Lathe. Move Tool Rest to the Face of Call. Use 1” Gouge and/or 1” Skew to clean up Face of Call Blank and remove excess stock to Line from previous step.
Measure distance between the Opposite set of Jaws with Calipers. The difference between the two readings should be no more that .001-.002” between Jaw Sets.