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Project by Roper posted 11-10-2009 01:43 AM 1193 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a square winged piece of padauk that i tried a hollow form on. the piece is 6×6x3, the hollow ball is about 2 1/2 inchs around, walls and wings are a 1/4 inch thick.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com





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OregonBurls

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#1 posted 11-10-2009 01:46 AM

nice!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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#2 posted 11-10-2009 04:25 AM

Great design! Did a simular one from walnut. Mine was only half round for candle holder, but the base was simular design.

Working with those wings spinning is fun when you can’t see them. Great job.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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#3 posted 11-10-2009 04:28 AM

I saw something similar on The Woodturning work shop and the guy put a piece of blue tape on the edge to help see it. Nice work by the way

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#4 posted 11-10-2009 04:30 AM

Very cool looks great

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#5 posted 11-10-2009 04:53 AM

Padauk? looks great, nice job.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#6 posted 11-10-2009 05:31 PM

Very nice (as usual)! Hope you wore a mask…

-- There is nothing in the world more dangerous, than a woodworker who knows how to read a micrometer...

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#7 posted 11-10-2009 07:34 PM

Awesome!!

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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