Cherry bowl and letter opener

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Project by hairy posted 07-19-2009 08:01 AM 2285 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I like working with cherry. Here’s a couple of things I’ve done lately. The indexing on the lathe came in real handy to make the blade on the opener. Once locked in place, I used a rasp to shape it, then a lot of sanding. It even works.

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#1 posted 07-19-2009 01:28 PM

Good looking projevt. I like the letter opener in particular. I think I will give this one a try.

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#2 posted 07-19-2009 03:52 PM

Super looking bowl. that opener looks like it could be a deadly weapon.good job

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#3 posted 07-19-2009 03:53 PM

Very nice. Good job !!

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#4 posted 07-19-2009 05:11 PM

Beautiful cherry and nice turnings.

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#5 posted 12-02-2009 07:25 PM

great looking bowl..

-- hardwood, South Carolina,

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