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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 10-09-2015 08:52 AM 680 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Three methods of turning are in this vase. Solid segmented turning in the neck that contains 48 pieces, 2 hollowed solid pieces of origin to sandwich 324 piece section of open segmented turning. The total is 372 pieces glued together to make this 24×28 cm vase. It took me nearly a week from the start to finish in making it.

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





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Mark Wilson

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#1 posted 10-09-2015 09:15 AM

Nearly a week, Sam? A Thing like that would take me at least a month. You’re….I have no words.

-- Mark

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 10-09-2015 12:16 PM

That’s a beauty, Sam. Nice combinations of segments and solids!!

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

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lew

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#3 posted 10-09-2015 01:50 PM

Sweet! I like the pattern in the open segments!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Porchfish

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#4 posted 10-09-2015 02:39 PM

solid segments are well matched too ! Very classy Sam ! Nicely done !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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Joe Lyddon

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#5 posted 10-09-2015 06:14 PM

Well, Sam, you did it again… a Super Job on a Super project! :)

-- 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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#6 posted 10-09-2015 07:14 PM

Very nice. I would have loved to watch you make that one

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#7 posted 10-09-2015 07:29 PM

very beautiful sam, i love your work

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Mark

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#8 posted 10-09-2015 08:57 PM

Very cool. Well done.

-- Mark

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Bob Collins

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#9 posted 10-10-2015 12:33 AM

A real beauty Sam, great combination segment and solid turning and a week well spent for the result.
Another winner there mate.

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

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JackinNac

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#10 posted 10-10-2015 01:43 AM

awesome turning

-- When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disapointed they are not it.

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hunter71

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#11 posted 10-10-2015 02:51 AM

Fantastic job Sam

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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peteg

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#12 posted 10-10-2015 02:57 AM

Always love seeing your latest Sam, nice job on this one :)
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Grumpy

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#13 posted 10-21-2015 12:26 AM

There is no end of surprises from you Sam. Nice work.

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

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