segmented turnings

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Project by johnintecumseh posted 03-21-2009 11:16 PM 1530 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

these are a few of my latest bowls my daughters got at Xmas. 1st is about 7” h x 5”w. 2nd and 3rd about 6”w by 3”h. all are a mix of maple , bloodwood, oak and walnut. 1st and 2nd are in Ala. 3rd in Windsor. comments welcomed

-- retired and smiling

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#1 posted 03-22-2009 01:26 AM

Great job John, from another retired and smiling.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#2 posted 03-22-2009 01:28 AM

Real nice some day will get into segmented turning,here in lima they will not buy anything glue up,I turn for a living,my vases with necks are sold in the us ,here the ladies want to put water on them ,lol

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#3 posted 03-22-2009 01:33 AM

Very nice!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#4 posted 03-22-2009 01:52 AM

Nice looking bowls. I have got to learn that method.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#5 posted 03-22-2009 04:18 AM

Great looking segmented turnings John!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#6 posted 03-22-2009 07:21 PM

I like the second with the circles, can you share your technique?

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#7 posted 03-22-2009 09:45 PM

Hey guys. thanks for the nice comments. Rick the “dot” bowl has 12 maple segments w/ 1/2” random plugs walnut,padauk and cherry. bottom is 8 segments w/maple,walnut,padauk,maple. finish is paste varnish. your work is very interesting also. I may have some questions later. thanks all John

-- retired and smiling

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