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Twisted rim Bowl (Russian Olive)

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Project by CyF posted 04-09-2015 02:48 AM 1207 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last year I came across some Russian Olive that someone had cut down and thrown away at the city burn pile. It had been sitting in the yard till about a month ago when I finally decided to do something with it. Never tried this before it was fun.

-- 25 years, 3 working lathes and I'm still figuring it out.





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CyF

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#1 posted 04-09-2015 02:49 AM

Oh yea almost for got I videoed the making of it.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6SeiffLAsPY

-- 25 years, 3 working lathes and I'm still figuring it out.

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#2 posted 04-09-2015 04:09 AM

Thank you for sharing CyF!

A definite favorite.

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#3 posted 04-09-2015 03:44 PM

Oh! This is very beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 04-09-2015 10:46 PM

Beautiful bowl! I made a cane from Russian Olive and I have some chunks that I plan to work this summer I hope they turn out as nice as yours. Thanks for the video.

-- Leafherder

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#5 posted 04-10-2015 02:36 AM

I like the twist, pun intended.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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