Live Edge Red Oak Bowls

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Turned a couple bowls from red oak. These were opposite halves of a chunk of wood that was sitting in the firewood pile waiting to split, but it was a piece of crotch wood that promised to offer some character so I made bowls rather than a fire with it.

-- PaulMayer,

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#1 posted 12-26-2015 04:43 PM

Totally cool Bowls Paul

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-26-2015 05:24 PM

Very nice.

-- Steve - Front Royal, VA

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#3 posted 12-26-2015 09:43 PM

Much nicer to have the bowls than the firewood Paul! Smaller than the Redwood Burl bowl?

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#4 posted 12-26-2015 09:58 PM

Thanks, guys!

John, I’ll give you an ‘amen’ on that; I’ll find something else to burn from the shop without any problem. :)

These oak bowls are each approximately 10” diameter and 5” tall. I no longer have that redwood burl bowl, but as I recall it was roughly the same size.

-- PaulMayer,

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