Mostly Natural Edge Bowl

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Project by Roper posted 08-01-2016 06:55 PM 389 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece of Flamed Spalted Box Elder Burl I recently finished. it is 10”x 4” Finished with wipe-on poly then buffed.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#1 posted 08-01-2016 08:13 PM

nice work Roper

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need

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#2 posted 08-01-2016 10:32 PM

I am intrigued by these live turnings. I always wonder what keeps them from exploding on the lathe. This is a beauty.

-- Made in America, with American made tools....Shopsmith

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#3 posted 08-02-2016 12:48 AM

Looks as if you captured the beauty on this. Nicely done.

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

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#4 posted 08-02-2016 11:52 AM

What keeps them from exploding on the lathe? Looks like that one required a flak jacket. Ballsy job Dude!

-- Howard, Maryland USA

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#5 posted 08-03-2016 08:28 AM

Love making these, My fav style. Well done.

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

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