open and closed segemented bowl

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Project by tommyd posted 02-01-2010 01:21 AM 1150 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is bamboo,walnut,& paduk open and closed segmented bowl about 8” round and 7” high. it was quit a challenge getting the open segments to stay until glue would dry. they are glued on at a 90% angle and the weight would pull down on the glue joint .

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#1 posted 02-01-2010 01:52 AM

thats cool another great idea

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#2 posted 02-01-2010 02:28 AM

Wow! I can see a lot of thought and labor involved. Very nice!

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#3 posted 02-01-2010 02:50 AM

That’s neat. It does look like it would be a challenge to glue up.

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#4 posted 02-01-2010 04:28 AM

very interesting….....

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#5 posted 02-01-2010 04:32 AM

Totally cool, a great turning

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#6 posted 02-01-2010 04:36 AM

Great turning!! I really like that top ;-))

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#7 posted 02-01-2010 07:03 AM

Fantastic turning. Outstanding design and what a spin. I can see where that glue up had to be a pain.

Keep it up.


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