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Large Beech vase

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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 09-26-2014 02:39 AM 972 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yes another large beech vase. Approx 23 inches tall. Again this will travel with me this winter and I will embellish it. This piece was almost 40 pounds when I started. Yes I had help get it up to the bandsaw and the lathe

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 09-26-2014 03:06 AM

Wow that is a big beauty! I see the grid pattern on it ready for embellishment!!
..................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Ronald G Campbell

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#2 posted 09-26-2014 03:44 AM

Ya Jim just not sure yet what I am going to do with this one. I have one in embellishment, another dry and waiting and now this one. Want to turn 2 more prior to departure for AZ

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

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Bob Collins

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#3 posted 09-26-2014 06:26 AM

Your sure make them big Ron, your going to be busy down in AZ this this lot. Like the look of Stefen’s one on your last post. Does that hollowing system enable you the vase completely hollowed?

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#4 posted 09-26-2014 08:55 AM

Lovely piece Ron.
Please show us the finished vase when done.

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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stefang

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#5 posted 09-26-2014 12:24 PM

Looks great Ron, it will be interesting to see what you do with it.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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Ronald G Campbell

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#6 posted 09-26-2014 12:38 PM

Bob the hollowing system lets me go the entire length of the vase. I could go deeper but I am running out of lathe
Need a bigger toy
Yes I will post the finished piece It might not be until spring next year This will travel with me to embellish

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

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peteg

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#7 posted 09-26-2014 08:02 PM

cant wait to see this beautie develop Ron, that’s a fair chunk of timber in the blank. Being Beach it should come up real nice. I see you have the right Beast to turn it with :)
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Roger

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#8 posted 09-29-2014 11:28 PM

Wow! I’m thinking …...................... mmmm mmmmm mmmmmilkshake.. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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