Wild wood grain spinning top

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Project by davidmackv posted 05-16-2014 12:25 AM 616 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This top is made from ambrosia maple from my firewood, obtained from a tree from my front yard I cut down over a year ago. I didn’t realize the wood looked like this until I finished turning it. That on the bottom that looks like a catch, is actually the wood. This one is jumbo also.

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-16-2014 01:56 AM

Great wood, great job

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 05-16-2014 03:20 AM

Very nice

-- Norman

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#3 posted 05-21-2014 12:07 PM

That is some wild grain in that one good job. I keep forgetting about these I need to make some for shows I never have enough ideas for smalls.

-- Tommy,

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