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Project by pinkfish posted 1664 days ago 1119 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A lazy susan laminated up using a technique I saw in a post a while ago, taping two boards together and then cutting them at the same time on the band saw to swap the two middle bits out. I had some problems in the middle cut, so I ended up sanding it back to size using the bandsaw and a spindle sander to get the two halves to match, then steam bent a piece of canary wood to run down the middle to hide the issues. Ended up looking pretty good.

The other woods are cherry, walnut maple and purpleheart.





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richgreer

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#1 posted 1664 days ago

Very nice. I love your choices of wood. Can you comment on how you finished it?

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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pinkfish

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#2 posted 1664 days ago

Ahh yes, I finished it with tung oil. I used linseed oil on one of the other ones I made, they both make a nice finish since it is a penetrating oil and finishes nice and smoothly.

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Joedcatman

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#3 posted 1663 days ago

I really like the asymmetrical design and the canary wood adds a lot to the overall look. Great job.

-- JoeR Nothing that I could make will ever be perfect but I'll use it anyway.

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lizardhead

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#4 posted 1438 days ago

Hi there: I am looking for a place that I can learn from, & share my experiences. So here are some of my first pieces. I am currently working on my 21st piece

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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lizardhead

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#5 posted 1438 days ago

And already, pictures did not load from Photobucket, I’ll try again

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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