Large bowl

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Project by EOD_Eric posted 1677 days ago 966 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi all. Large is a relative term. This is about 8 in in diameter. I only have a midi lathe, so the size of my proects is limited. Plus, it is hard to cut pieces of wood here that have few enough checks and cracks to turn without worrying about it flying off my chuck. As it was, I had to do some extensive sawdust and CA glue filling on the bowl. Concaved the bottom and did not turn a foot based on some feedback from earlier posts. Finished with a few coats of tung oil. I also posted one pic of the bowl pre-finish to see what the natural wood looks like.

Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 1677 days ago

Looks like Red Oak?
Great job I like the grooves on the side, give it character.
Tung oil is a nice finish.

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

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#2 posted 1677 days ago

Well done bowl keep up the good work.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind,

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#3 posted 1677 days ago

I like the depth you’ve given it. Truly a useful bowl..nice work.


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#4 posted 1677 days ago

Great bowl. The shape and size are very usefull. Nice touch with the lines around it.

Keep it up.


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

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#5 posted 1676 days ago

nice bowl well done
thanks for sharing

-- self proclaimed copycat

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#6 posted 1556 days ago

I love the color, what wood is it?

-- RayCurtis

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