94lbs of maple turned into a delicate turntable

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Project by jockmike2 posted 12-11-2006 05:07 PM 2160 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I don’t know if any of you remember the logdrawers that I first posted on lumberjocks. I made that from cutting a 94lb chunck of curly maple I got off ebay. Well this is what happened to part of the other half. The wood itself has beautiful grain. I have it on a block of wood with a lazy susan in between. She sits it on the table and puts her salt and pepper and napkins and my grandson likes to see how fast it spins. Jockmike2

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

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 12-11-2006 07:33 PM

Very nice Mike,
Did you have to beef up your table to handle this ?

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#2 posted 12-11-2006 09:32 PM

C’mon now Dick that 94lbs has dwindled some by now say about 20 lbs or so. Although the way my family eats it still might not be a bad idea to beef up the table….. mike, thanks Dick

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

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#3 posted 09-05-2007 02:07 AM

Really nice turning. Bet it was fun to make. Where is the photo of the other half of the hunk ?

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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