LumberJocks

ambrosia maple bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by bake posted 53 days ago 362 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ambrosia maple bowl.
Approx. 8”x4”.
Finish is 3 coats of Behlens Woodturners finish and about 6 coats of Minwax gloss wipe on poly.
I had completely finished the outside and turned it around and was hollowing it out and it came off the lathe at about mach 3, it broke the base where it came off of the chuck and dented the outside in several places.
fortunately the walls were still thick enough to start over.
I got the blank from Woodcraft’s recent spring cleaning sale.
I am really pleased with the way this one turned out, it is my largest piece to date.

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





3 comments so far

View Dakotajack's profile

Dakotajack

52 posts in 468 days


#1 posted 53 days ago

Great work!

-- John, South Dakota

View Rick's profile

Rick

6455 posts in 1636 days


#2 posted 52 days ago

Very Nice Work. Well Done! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

-- COMMON SENSE Is Like Deodorant. The People Who need It Most, Never Use It.

View Thewoodman2000's profile

Thewoodman2000

470 posts in 574 days


#3 posted 51 days ago

Looks like you recovered it very well! I think the profile you gave it is great!
I haven’t turned any of this material as of yet. Does it have hard and soft areas or is it just like a solid chunk maple?

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

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase