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Curly Kalbarri River Red Gum. Eucalyptus Camaldulensis

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Project by BobWemm posted 01-15-2017 08:47 AM 655 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Again, finished today.
This one is 10.5” x 2.75” and the walls are much thicker at 1/4”.
The curly grain is very similar to the Jarrah Bowl.
Sanded to 400 and finished with W O P.
Thanks for looking and I hope you like it.
C & C welcome.

Bob.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.





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Mark Wilson

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#1 posted 01-15-2017 09:22 AM

Breathtaking, Bob.

-- Mark

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woodshaver Tony C

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#2 posted 01-15-2017 01:00 PM

You are a busy man Bob! You are accomplishing so many beautiful pieces. Love the color and grain of this one also.
Excellent work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 01-15-2017 01:37 PM

Very nice Bob and beautifully done. The finish looks perfect.

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

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#4 posted 01-15-2017 04:28 PM

Nice.

-- Tyvekboy -- Marietta, GA ………….. one can never be too organized

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#5 posted 01-15-2017 04:42 PM

This is a beautiful piece and I love the wood.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 01-15-2017 07:12 PM

Wow

-- Live, lathe, and prosper. - William Gwin

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#7 posted 01-15-2017 10:58 PM

Had a busy day Bob finishing these off. Nice piece of turning and finish on a great piece of wood.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#8 posted 01-16-2017 12:25 AM

Thank you all for the nice comments. It should go nicely in our Club Exhibition in September.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#9 posted 01-16-2017 05:02 PM

Very nice.

-- Ride the bevel!

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#10 posted 01-16-2017 10:40 PM

you grow such nice wood down your way, and talented turners. nice work.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#11 posted 01-17-2017 03:16 AM

Three beauties Bob, I think this is my favourite. Amazing wood, nice turning, great finish!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#12 posted 01-17-2017 04:39 PM

Nice job.

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