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Project by TheDane posted 11-15-2016 08:53 PM 267 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of the guys in my turning club was cutting up a boxelder log and trimmed off a stub from a branch.

He handed it to me, said “Here … make something out of this!” and laughed.

Challenge accepted! It is about 7” long and 1-1/4” high.

-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"





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Druid

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#1 posted 11-15-2016 09:08 PM

Can’t wait to see the outcome. I’m sure it will be a beauty. :)

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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Joe Lyddon

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#2 posted 11-16-2016 03:36 AM

OK, what says that you MUST “Turn” it…??

You could use some Carving… and scoop it out to the edge down to form the Bowl part of a COOL tray…
... snack tray…

Looks COOL!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#3 posted 11-17-2016 12:30 AM

My favorite style of bowls. Love it.

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

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Lee

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#4 posted 11-17-2016 12:48 AM

Well, if you don’t have to turn it, it would make an interesting clock IMHO

-- Colombia Custom woodworking

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