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Project by cabodave posted 04-23-2016 06:12 PM 804 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have only been a turner for a couple of years. I work at a golf course in Cabo San Lucas and saw this symbol for the golf course and wanted to take on the challenge of creating this bowl.

Bowl has 580 pieces walnut and maple. Hours to make 120 hours to make.

-- Dave,Cabo San Lucas





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#1 posted 04-23-2016 06:43 PM

Very nicely done!

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#2 posted 04-23-2016 07:10 PM

Beautiful work and design
Ray

-- Ray,Iowa

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#3 posted 04-23-2016 07:58 PM

Awesome work! Great design

-- Don, Saginaw Mi

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#4 posted 04-23-2016 09:40 PM

Welcome to LJ’s Dave, I like your intro piece, nice design & turning
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#5 posted 04-23-2016 10:30 PM

That is stunning, a master piece.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 04-23-2016 11:58 PM

Very, very nice. It’s amazing sometimes how we get our inspiration for projects. Well done Dave and welcome!

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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#7 posted 04-24-2016 02:39 AM

Very attractive and certainly a unique design. All that work certainly paid off.

-- Ride the bevel!

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#8 posted 04-24-2016 07:31 AM

beautiful,just beautiful

-- bambi

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#9 posted 04-24-2016 08:30 AM

Impressive work! Those crossed squares are real challenge, I bet.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 04-24-2016 01:32 PM

This is so beautiful and I love the design. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#11 posted 04-24-2016 01:59 PM

looks great

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#12 posted 04-25-2016 02:35 AM

Very unique design. Can you explain how you made that design?

-- Julian

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#13 posted 04-28-2016 01:32 PM

HI JULIAN EACH OF THE PIECES WITH WALNUT IS LAMINATED BOTH SIDES THEN MITER CUT THEN LAM BOTH SIDES AGAIN. EVERY PIECE HAS GOT TO BE EXACT OR THE WHOLE DESIGN WILL NOT GO TOGETHER AND TIMES THAT TIMES 6. IT WAS NOT DONE WITH THE AIDE OF ANY SOFTWARE. I WROTE DOWN EACH STEP THAT IT TOOK TO DO THE FEATURE RING AND IT TOOK 3 PAGES TO DO SO. THANK YOU FOR THE REPLY ON MY BOWL CABODAVE

-- Dave,Cabo San Lucas

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