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My Second attempt at wood turning

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Project by albachippie posted 02-06-2010 05:24 PM 1167 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Quite enjoyed my first attempt so decided to go to a day workshop to learn more, and came away with these. Both in beech

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl





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#1 posted 02-06-2010 06:34 PM

Very nice.

Many years ago I went to a 2 day seminar on woodturning and that got me started. I hope you enjoy it as much as I have.

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

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#2 posted 02-06-2010 07:09 PM

Nice turnings well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 02-06-2010 07:18 PM

That turned out well :]

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#4 posted 02-06-2010 07:39 PM

Nicely done, now you’re surely hooked. I’m sure we’ll be seeing much more from you in the future!

-- If you don't have time to do it right, do you have time to do it twice?

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#5 posted 02-06-2010 08:05 PM

I do enjoy turning. I’ve been given an old myford lathe from my dad, but it needs a new headstock. I’m struggling to find one for this particular model. It will definitely be a part of my new shop though.

I’ve also done a couple of rings and a bangle for my wife. I’ll post them soon for your opinions

-- Garry fae Bonnie Scotland - https://www.facebook.com/pages/Garry-Macdonald-Woodwork/425518554215355?ref=hl

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#6 posted 02-06-2010 10:10 PM

All three turnings look great. I really need to fire up my lathe. Thanks for posting.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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