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Project by Underdog posted 12-03-2016 02:54 AM 472 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

12 Newell Posts for a high end dollhouse by Jimmy Landers (google it). 4-1/4” x 5/8” cherry. Takes about 40 minutes freehand turning.

-- "woodworker with an asterisk"

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#1 posted 12-03-2016 03:03 AM

Turning twelve of those freehand, as accurately as you did, is no small task. ;)

Nice work.

-- Barry,

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#2 posted 12-03-2016 04:58 AM

Freehand, in 40 minutes, that close alike, I’m impressed.


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#3 posted 12-04-2016 05:15 AM

Real professional work, you are very skilled and fast.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 12-04-2016 05:13 PM

Good job of turning, the posts look identical.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#5 posted 12-05-2016 02:15 PM

Thanks guys. It was interesting and relaxing to make a couple of these per night until finished. And the nice thing about these is that they’re not dangerous in any way, and don’t make enough mess to speak of. And once you get the sequence down it’s pretty easy.
I used only two tools – a 3/8” spindle gouge and a .050” thick parting tool.

-- "woodworker with an asterisk"

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