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Wet turned tea light holder

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Project by Thermaloy_Jnr posted 04-28-2014 09:13 AM 758 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This started out as a goblet in green laburnum but went a tad too thin at the top so parted it off and turned it into a tea light holder.
Always nice when you can recover something from an error.
Despite it being very wet when turned, it hasn’t shown any signs of cracking, warping or twisting.

-- Thermaloy_Jnr





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spudhogg

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#1 posted 04-28-2014 01:19 PM

Had to lay down to view your fabulous work!

-- Spudhogg Woodworks

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Thermaloy_Jnr

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#2 posted 04-28-2014 02:30 PM

Hi Spudhogg, not sure what happened to the picture on that post. Maybe too much sanding sealer vapors in the air!!
Thanks for your comment, much appreciated.

-- Thermaloy_Jnr

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HillbillyShooter

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#3 posted 04-28-2014 11:58 PM

Very nice display of grain and great save.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Oldtool

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#4 posted 04-29-2014 02:42 AM

Beautiful grain on this, great turning. I really like the color contrast in this wood.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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B

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#5 posted 05-01-2014 03:07 PM

Nicely done, beautiful grain!

-- A poor workman blames his tools. Mr.B, Ontario Canada - https://www.instagram.com/boysbeit/

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