Pecan Wood Bowl

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Project by rockmolsen posted 10-12-2015 12:53 AM 866 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This came from a pecan farms firewood pile in New Mexico It was a log that I got two small bowl blanks out of. I could only get a few pieces in my luggage to bring home. This bowl is about 7 1/2” x 3”. Beautiful wood – it was quite dry with some cracks from being exposed to the New Mexico sunshine but it turned out quite nice.

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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#1 posted 10-12-2015 03:00 PM

Nice bowls. Beautiful grain and color – looks a lot like red gum. How did you finish?

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#2 posted 10-12-2015 04:32 PM

Rick, that is a real beauty.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#3 posted 10-12-2015 04:52 PM

Sanded to 600 then EEE and wax.

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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