What is the meaning of the furniture term Spool Turning?

Spool turning refers to a type of woodturning technique used in crafting furniture. It involves shaping a piece of wood to resemble a spool or reel, typically with a smaller cylindrical center and bulging ends. This technique is commonly used in the creation of various furniture pieces such as chair legs, table legs, and bedposts.

Continuously repeated bulbous turning suggesting rows of spools.
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