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Turning Bowls from Green Wood - Tricks and Techniques

763 days ago by RobertJ | 6 comments »

IntroductionI’ve been turning large chunks of un-seasoned firewood since I started turning bowls over a year and a half ago. Much of the wood is turned without regard to it’s moisture content…I don’t have time to wait thru the recommended aging periods and I don’t choose to rough turn bowls and set them aside for a few months before turning them a second time. This isn’t about attitude, it’s about loving the experience of turning and accepting the challenge of whatever is thrown my way; including wood that is sometimes so wet that turning results in water and pulp cascading down my face shield. My objective is to learn how to hone my skills while ...

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