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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 06-02-2015 12:39 PM 1457 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Again, this project is built out of off cuts that I have collected from many previous projects. 280 mm in diameter and 45 mm thick platter. The center lines are batauk and walnut and the rest unknown furniture timber. Finished with sanding sealer and bee wax.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....





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LesB

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#1 posted 06-02-2015 03:51 PM

Nice looking platter. I like the red center accent.
I have done several similar ones with multiple colors. It was a good use for short “scrap” pieces of hard woods that I had accumulated.

-- Les B, Oregon

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branch

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#2 posted 06-02-2015 08:29 PM

hi very nice platter love the colourers in it
nice finish you got on it

branch

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#3 posted 06-02-2015 10:09 PM

I like it, great colors.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 06-02-2015 10:47 PM

Beautiful platter, Sam!!

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

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#5 posted 06-02-2015 11:05 PM

Very nice Sam, like the color choices. Great way to use the left overs.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#6 posted 06-02-2015 11:30 PM

Looks Great Sam… as usual… Nice colored wood!

Could be a nice platter for a Pizza too… :)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#7 posted 06-03-2015 12:53 AM

Sweet. Looks like Jupiter! Very cool.

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#8 posted 06-03-2015 01:55 AM

Sam, this is one good looking plate. Doug

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#9 posted 06-03-2015 09:10 AM

Nice work

-- Vince

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#10 posted 06-06-2015 01:09 AM

Very well done : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#11 posted 06-06-2015 06:50 PM

Wow! This is so beautiful. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#12 posted 06-07-2015 05:16 AM

At first I thought this was your impression of Jupiter, then I looked at the other images!
A real gorgeous piece of work.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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