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Project by poospleasures posted 06-22-2016 12:39 AM 808 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My latest finished turning. This one is my first time with this style and there was a few things to learn and it was real fun. Base wood is cherry with the lighter wood is maple and the dark strips is walnut. Looking down in the top you can barely see the maple ring in the bottom. It is about 10” wide and 6 1/2” tall. Really came out well and I like the profile. Thanks for looking. All comments welcome.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon





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recycle1943

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#1 posted 06-22-2016 12:49 AM

a lot of glue up and a fine end result
Good job Vernon

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#2 posted 06-22-2016 01:41 AM

Nice work. Looks like you got the lines on the cherry to line up good. A little bit taller and maybe we could get a Genie out of it.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 06-22-2016 01:44 AM

Nice piece, Vernon!!
Jim

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#4 posted 06-22-2016 02:12 AM

Wow, That is really nice – 5 stars.

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#5 posted 06-22-2016 02:44 AM

Very nice work and great looking.

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#6 posted 06-22-2016 03:25 AM

Yup, you get a “like it” from me to as that is nice work.

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#7 posted 06-22-2016 11:24 AM

A museum piece for sure Vernon. Super nice

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#8 posted 06-22-2016 02:46 PM

Very nice. Good shape. My only comment; thin walnut rings near the top and bottom would stand out better than the maple.

-- Julian

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#9 posted 06-24-2016 11:24 AM

I appreciate all your comments. Thanks. Julian you are right and I will probably make another soon.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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