black walnut bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by bake posted 05-20-2014 04:20 AM 731 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut bowl made from an off cut of a gun stock blank.
8”x2”, wipe on poly finish.
The blank had some cracks that I filled with CA.
Turned om by Jet 10” lathe using EWT carbide tools.

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

5 comments so far

View William Shelley's profile

William Shelley

110 posts in 288 days

#1 posted 05-20-2014 06:12 AM

That looks great, but it deserves a nice brand mark on the bottom. How many coats of wipe-on? Every time I use that, it takes more than I have the patience for.

-- Woodworking from an engineer's perspective

View calisdad's profile


154 posts in 329 days

#2 posted 05-20-2014 02:27 PM

Nice. I like the proportions and texture. Makes one want to touch it.

View Thewoodman2000's profile


786 posts in 790 days

#3 posted 05-20-2014 02:50 PM

What an awesome piece of walnut you have there. You did a great job giving it a profile that shows off the grain of the wood. That is one to put in the display case!!!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

View Mr M's Woodshop's profile

Mr M's Woodshop

311 posts in 1886 days

#4 posted 05-20-2014 05:55 PM

Wonderful piece. Walnut is a beautiful wood, and your simple design showcases it very, very well.

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA,

View mtalley's profile


63 posts in 295 days

#5 posted 05-25-2014 09:09 AM

Very pretty. Really like the shape and the added lines.

-- Matt at:

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase