My 1st "Staved" Goblet

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Project by TannerTurnings posted 07-02-2014 10:38 AM 942 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

To make this, I took staves, about 5/8 inch square & 6 inches long, 4 Cherry, 4 Oak, and 1 Ash in the center. I glued them up with Titebond original. The turning was a little nervous as it’s my 1st ever “glue-up”, but I will have the confidence to turn the “cup” a little thinner next time. A real fun project to make!

-- Keith, Norfolk England. Why Burn it when you can Turn it??!!

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#1 posted 07-02-2014 12:27 PM

Good work. The first of many no doubt. Nice to see that you are having fun.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#2 posted 07-02-2014 01:20 PM

This is a beautiful piece. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#3 posted 07-02-2014 03:54 PM

You gave it a nice profile! Good looking clean work!
Thanks for showing

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

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#4 posted 07-07-2014 10:52 PM

Thank You all for your kind comments. I have only recently taken up Turning, and I still have a LOT to learn.
I have studded video tutorials on YouTube for over a year, but have only had a functional workshop for about 8 weeks.

Keith. (Norfolk, England)

-- Keith, Norfolk England. Why Burn it when you can Turn it??!!

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