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Segmented Bowl

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Project by OSU55 posted 04-07-2015 09:46 PM 1431 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Segmented bowl out of walnut and soft maple. Bowl is about 6” tall and 12-1/2” diameter. The 1st 3 pics show it finished, the last 3 as sanded ready to finish. The bowl was sealed with glue size for blotch control, colored with transtint dye in Target EM400 stain base, and topcoated with thinned solvent poly. Here is a blog tutorial on the process.





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lew

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#1 posted 04-07-2015 11:41 PM

Beautiful!

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#2 posted 04-08-2015 02:32 AM

Wow. Very nice. I’m inspired to try one myself. Thanks for the post and info.

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#3 posted 04-08-2015 03:19 AM

Excellent job. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#4 posted 04-08-2015 12:39 PM

beautiful work!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#5 posted 04-08-2015 12:47 PM

looks mighty nice. well done

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#6 posted 04-08-2015 05:58 PM

Absolutely beautiful

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#7 posted 04-08-2015 06:35 PM

Wow, stunning … It’s all in the glue up … right??

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#8 posted 04-08-2015 09:44 PM

While tight glue seams and an accurate glue up help, it still has to turned and then finished.

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#9 posted 04-08-2015 09:52 PM

Very nice figuring in that maple! Beautiful bowl.

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#10 posted 11-13-2015 07:52 PM

This one’s my favourite, love the wood and the finish. If I need advice on planes I’ll be writing to you!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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