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Spiral lamp

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Project by grosa posted 05-08-2014 11:17 PM 2133 views 2 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This lamp was made on the Legacy mill. The top and bottom is Asian Elm, the outside spiral is Florida rose wood, the inside spiral is Red eucalyptus. This project was sprayed with pre cat lacquer. The spiral is about 18” long. Let me know what you think.

-- Have a great day.





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Oldtool

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#1 posted 05-08-2014 11:20 PM

That’s one fantastic creation with the spiral in a spiral. Beautiful. I’d like to see the build process, most intriguing.

-- "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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#2 posted 05-08-2014 11:44 PM

Same as OT – how awesome is that lamp! I have an idea that’s somewhat similar in mind but more like barbed wire… not sure I have the skills quiet yet for it though :) Beautiful finish!

-- Beka/Becky - aspiring jill of all trades, still learning to not read the directions.

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woodchuckerNJ

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#3 posted 05-08-2014 11:45 PM

Now that’s nice.

Very nice idea, looks well done… Beautiful.

Good job.

-- Jeff NJ

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#4 posted 05-09-2014 12:00 AM

Very nice. I am envious!

-- The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that our aim is too low and we reach it.. Michelangelo

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#5 posted 05-09-2014 12:23 AM

Very unique. Great craftsmanship.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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nonickswood

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#6 posted 05-09-2014 12:25 AM

There’s some serious Twisting! going on there; Brilliant!- Beautiful Lamp.

-- Nick, Virginia, http://www.etsy.com/shop/NONICKSWOOD

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grosa

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#7 posted 05-09-2014 12:27 AM

Thank you for the comment. I have made many of these types of lamps and my favorite is this one http://lumberjocks.com/projects/58520 one of these days when I have time I will do a blog in this.

-- Have a great day.

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grosa

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#8 posted 05-09-2014 12:43 AM

The wood was given to me by Pete, The owner of Viable lumber, check them out, very interesting what they are doing.
http://viablelumber.com/

-- Have a great day.

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grosa

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#9 posted 05-09-2014 12:53 AM

rhybeka, If you have the passion to do it you will figure out how to do it as you go along. Just give it a try, you might surprise yourself. Just remember THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX. I would love to see what you come up with.

-- Have a great day.

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grosa

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#10 posted 05-09-2014 12:56 AM

Oldtool, If you go to legacy ornamental mills web site and click on videos you will see how they are made. Hope this helps.

-- Have a great day.

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#11 posted 05-09-2014 01:23 AM

Wow !...Incredible craftsmanship !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#12 posted 05-09-2014 07:58 AM

seriously cool..

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grosa

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#13 posted 05-09-2014 10:05 AM

Thank you

-- Have a great day.

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#14 posted 05-09-2014 11:51 AM

Receive your health.been nice.
Can we see under construction?

-- kani https://plus.google.com/u/0/111789547370010089529/photos

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Woodbridge

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#15 posted 05-09-2014 12:52 PM

very cool!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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