Bowl Making! - Showing off some of our new toys in action!! #8: Rounding out 2013 - A Review of this year's bowls!

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Blog entry by Eric M. Saperstein posted 01-02-2014 05:38 AM 1132 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Just a review … a sampling of the year’s turnings … photo format! Most of these are in my individual projects list if you want more images or details!

Happy New Year!

One of Mike’s creations – out of the memorial Spalted Copper Beech!

One of Mike’s creations – out of spalted maple

-- Eric M. Saperstein, Master Craftsman

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#1 posted 01-02-2014 11:55 AM

All, incredible.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#2 posted 01-02-2014 01:18 PM

Wow! Some amazing work there

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#3 posted 01-02-2014 01:27 PM

Beautiful work Eric!

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#4 posted 01-02-2014 02:26 PM

very unique turnings! Happy New Year!

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#5 posted 01-02-2014 04:06 PM

Those are awesome. Still never touched a lathe yet. A friend of mine has a lathe and is going to start teaching me. Can’t wait!

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#6 posted 01-02-2014 04:23 PM

Awesome wood and great job turning them Eric! Did you ever get around to turning those banksia pods?

-- ---Joel; Central MD...rookie empter nester and getting back into woodworking!

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#7 posted 01-03-2014 02:46 AM


It’s just another machine Angie, once you get to play around a bit and learn/follow some basic safety rules you’ll be fine and you’ll be productive. Its patience and persistence.

No Joel not yet, I started one but it stripped the little stopper mandrel. I have to figure out a better way to hold them.

Happy New Year!

-- Eric M. Saperstein, Master Craftsman

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