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Project by Snowbeast posted 07-20-2016 10:58 PM 542 views 1 time favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A fellow on another forum posted a picture of a couple of Ringmaster bowls he did with a ‘splash’ from the bottom so I decided to see what that idea would look like as a drip rather than a splash. This is what I came up with. Red oak and walnut, approx. 9 1/2” dia. x 8 1/2” high. Comments and critiques welcomed as always and thanx for looking.

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#1 posted 07-20-2016 11:00 PM

That really turned out so nice.

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#2 posted 07-21-2016 05:43 AM

Great job.
A really interesting idea with a good effect. Does the Red Oak go all the way to the top on the inside???

Thanx for sharing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#3 posted 07-21-2016 07:34 AM

I like that spoiled liquid effect on it.Beautiful work.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 07-21-2016 08:38 AM

love it, great work

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 07-21-2016 11:05 AM

Winner. Fun and attractive. It’s a Keeper

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#6 posted 07-21-2016 12:44 PM

well done. makes me want to get back on the lathe.

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#7 posted 07-21-2016 03:17 PM

Awsome!! I love it

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#8 posted 07-21-2016 03:57 PM

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#9 posted 07-21-2016 05:39 PM

Thanx for the nice comments, folks. I think I may have found my little niche in the Ringmaster world.

Bob – The very top walnut ring is what I call a rollover ring. It slopes both directions – inside and outside – with a very wide bottom surface. This is resting on the top oak ring. So the answer to your question is yes and no.

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#10 posted 07-21-2016 06:04 PM

Wow! This is a real beauty.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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 07-23-2016 12:39 AM

very nice idea, will have to remember this one.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#12 posted 07-23-2016 03:05 PM

What a unique piece of art….Beautiful

-- JimInNM........Space Case

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#13 posted 07-29-2016 02:10 PM

Great bowl. I love the splash from the top!!


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#14 posted 07-29-2016 02:49 PM

Clever. And nicely finished.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#15 posted 08-14-2016 06:10 PM

that’s dope

-- Tree, wood, and box lover from Pennsylvania

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