Lyptus Bowl

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Project by Doug posted 07-01-2009 10:53 PM 1461 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The 12 major segments of the bowl are made of Lyptus, The bottom is a 12 piece segment made of Black Walnut, The ring above the bottom is made from Yellow Heart and Pauduk, The ring above the Lyptus is Hard Maple and walnut between, The final ring is Black Walnut, Everything is 12 segments

-- Use your imagination ! you'll be suprised

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#1 posted 07-01-2009 11:00 PM

Beautiful job turning.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 07-01-2009 11:20 PM

Lots of 30 degree cuts. The lyptus looks easy to work. Contrasting woods compliment the exquisite turning,

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#3 posted 07-01-2009 11:45 PM

This is one of the most elegant bowls I’ve seen! Beautiful craftsmanship

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#4 posted 07-01-2009 11:58 PM

Well done. Beautiful bowl.

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#5 posted 07-02-2009 01:15 AM

Very nice work and design.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#6 posted 07-02-2009 02:03 AM

Fantastic job! With the way the grain is running in that lyptus, this allomost looks scalloped.

Great choice of colors and contrasting woods.

Keep up the beautifull work.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#7 posted 07-02-2009 04:16 AM

Superb work, beautiful piece.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#8 posted 07-02-2009 06:01 AM

Great Job!! I really like this .

Great work!!

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

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#9 posted 07-02-2009 08:17 AM

very nice and accurate work.

-- Eli Adamit, Israel

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#10 posted 07-03-2009 01:01 AM

Very nice bowl, how long has it taken you to learn how to create work like this?

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#11 posted 07-03-2009 01:21 AM

Very cool bowl super nice design

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#12 posted 07-04-2009 02:58 AM

Beautiful bowl! You did a great job on it. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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