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Project by peruturner posted 10-12-2009 07:40 PM 1199 views 1 time favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello there wood workers, here are some things I finnish over the weekend

1)vessel in Estoraque end grain 8×6”laquer finnish
2)vessel in Catahua side grain 11×4” laquer finnish
3)Two boxes in Estoraque end grain 4×6 laquer finnish
the grain of this wood is amazing,anyway you turn it will come out great,catahua on the other hand is pretty if got some spalting,turning this woods is a treat,Estoraque,is hard and heavy,catahua is medium hard but side grain coud be a hassle,some times when finishing,but over all quite docile
comments good or bad welcome,lol

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reggiek

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#1 posted 10-12-2009 07:50 PM

Some beautiful turnings….the Estoraque is exquisite…does it have another name – I don’t recall that name?

All of them turned out amazing….great job…

Nothing better than a great blank…the lathe turning smoothly…and the nice stips of sawdust flowing off the gouge…

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 10-12-2009 07:53 PM

OOOO Ahhh wow so nice so good wonderful,great turnings .

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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TedM

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#3 posted 10-12-2009 09:45 PM

Very, very nice!

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Kindlingmaker

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#4 posted 10-12-2009 10:00 PM

I like them all but the first one is really nice!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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Loucarb

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#5 posted 10-13-2009 01:25 AM

You have have some great turnings. Fantastic job.

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peruturner

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#6 posted 10-13-2009 05:41 AM

thanks guys big boost for me with your comments

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scrappy

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#7 posted 10-13-2009 06:04 AM

Another fantastic group of turnings. That Estoraque has a fantastic grain pattern to it and you allways pick great form to bring it out. Outstanding job.

Keep up the wonderfull work.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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Innovator

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#8 posted 10-13-2009 06:17 AM

Beautiful, simply beautiful. Great Job

My favorite is the vessel in Estoraque

Nice work

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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tomd

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#9 posted 10-13-2009 07:19 AM

That first one is absolutely beautiful, very nice job.

-- Tom D

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#10 posted 10-13-2009 01:26 PM

Wonderful turnings and gorgeous wood, I love all of them.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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olivewoodturner

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#11 posted 10-14-2009 01:22 AM

Good turning friend

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jjbuckeye

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#12 posted 10-15-2009 04:02 AM

The color and figure on the first one are amazing.

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patron

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#13 posted 10-15-2009 04:18 AM

muy goodo woodo trabago , bato !

primo ,
tu tienes una bendicion espectacular !
sus obras son aparte .
los desenos y las curvas son maravillas .

muy bien hecho !

gracias .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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peruturner

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#14 posted 10-15-2009 03:17 PM

thanks to all for the comments

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patron

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#15 posted 10-15-2009 03:23 PM

nesesitas areglar la flecha en tu ’ tiller ’ ,
estas en medio mar ,
no en tiera firme .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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