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This is another bandsaw bowl that I made for my mother’s birthday. The woods are purpleheart, bloodwood, bubinga, paduak, walnut, and the accent lines are ash. The finish is polished water varnish.
-- Chip, Westlake
Ronald Fontenot, Jr.
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#1 posted 12-09-2009 02:48 AM
Beautiful Bowl. How do you do that with a bandsaw? I would love to see a tutorial on that process. Your mother will cherish that one.
-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps
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#2 posted 12-09-2009 02:50 AM
Fantastic bowl Ronald ourstanding work.
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#3 posted 12-09-2009 03:10 AM
Outstanding bowl. I am sure your mother loved it.
Keep it up.
-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!
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#4 posted 12-09-2009 03:14 AM
That is one beautfull bowl. I would also like to see how to make one.
-- Joe, Ga
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#5 posted 12-09-2009 03:51 AM
Ron I just love your Bandsaw bowls!! your mom should really enjoy this.
Thanks for explaining how you do it , It opens more possobilitys for me to use my 4/4 stock .
Rj = my name is also Ron
-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,
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#6 posted 12-09-2009 03:56 AM
Fantastic!!!! How the heck do you do that with a band saw?
#7 posted 12-09-2009 04:53 AM
Ron wrote up how he did it on his last bloodwood bowl ( his explanation is in the comments area)
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#8 posted 12-09-2009 05:53 AM
Beautiful work. Your mother will definitely cherish the work and will be the envy of the other mothers out there.
-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.
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#9 posted 12-09-2009 08:45 AM
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#10 posted 12-09-2009 03:42 PM
Great bowl… tutorial please!Ellen
-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire
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#11 posted 12-09-2009 09:05 PM
Beautiful turning, your Mom will it and you for it.
-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -
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#12 posted 12-10-2009 05:46 AM
That is one beautiful bowl. Very good choice of colors!!Why do you call it a bandsaw bowl? Was it not turned in a wood lathe?
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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#13 posted 12-11-2009 11:38 PM
i really like the bowl. Inspiring.
-- Tim from Iowa City, IA
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#14 posted 12-21-2009 03:43 AM
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#15 posted 03-28-2012 05:53 PM
I also want to learn that technique.
-- Good, Better, Best--Never let it rest---Always make your Good be Better & your Better Best
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