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Cocobolo Ring

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Project by Francisco Luna posted 04-24-2009 03:54 AM 2849 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cocobolo ring I made for my wife. Simple, inspired on bulky jewerly.

-- Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain" Frank Lloyd Wright





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childress

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#1 posted 04-24-2009 03:59 AM

love that wood.

would hate to do her wrong…and have a cocobolo indent =)

-- Childress Woodworks

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Rj

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#2 posted 04-24-2009 04:21 AM

Cool ring? I could see maybe putting a semi precious stone or inlay on the top ?
Just a thought! I also do Lapidary so that thought came to mind !

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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JoeinDE

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#3 posted 04-24-2009 04:29 AM

That would make a great gift idea, if anyone in my family would wear it. I’ve got a small pile of cocobolo cut-offs that I was planning on using for inlay, but this would be a neat way to use some. Nice work!

-- https://www.etsy.com/shop/JMsWoodCreations

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#4 posted 04-24-2009 04:48 AM

Very nice, I agree with RJ, I also do lapidary, so it also comes to mind. Beautiful hand too.

-- Dan Wiggins

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psquared

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#5 posted 04-24-2009 12:29 PM

The hand is very life-like.

-- When the tide goes out you see who's been skinny dipping.

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Grant Davis

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#6 posted 04-24-2009 02:26 PM

I love this. My girlfriend will be getting something like this in the future.

What is the incident with cocobolo that Childress references?

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#7 posted 04-24-2009 06:14 PM

Love that cocobolo

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Greg

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#8 posted 04-27-2009 05:16 AM

Again it never ceases to amaze me what I get to see on here. Beautiful work, I sure she will treasure it for years to come.

-- Greg S.E. Ga. www.thesawdustfactory.net

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Andrew Betschman

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#9 posted 01-01-2010 04:54 AM

What size hole did you put into the ring?

-- Andrew, Ohio https://www.etsy.com/shop/AndrewBetschman

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#10 posted 09-14-2011 02:57 PM

I was rolling the dice and saw the ring. I was planning on making some bracelets for my daughter and I think I’ll put a ring in the mix. Thanks.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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