Another Avocado Wood Bowl

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Project by interpim posted 03-21-2010 10:17 PM 3426 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another Avocado Wood bowl I turned today… this is 3 in two days LOL… I must be onto some sort of groove LOL.

Finish is BLO and Friction polish

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 03-22-2010 12:27 AM

Nothing wrong with being in the groove, it just helps boost your production! I love it when I fall in the groove, everything seems to click and you’re in euphoria! I wish I could find some Avocado wood, too cold in northern Fla for them. Nice turnings.


-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#2 posted 03-22-2010 08:36 AM

Great bowl. Nice shape and finish. Really like the oclusions in this.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#3 posted 03-22-2010 12:15 PM

I bet Avacado wood is just great turning. Great job.
Thanks for posting

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#4 posted 03-22-2010 02:33 PM

very nice

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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#5 posted 10-20-2012 04:50 PM

Very nice job! Where would I go to get some of this wood for turning?

-- Splinters - Living and Loving life in the Rockies - -

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#6 posted 10-21-2012 06:29 AM

Avocado doesn’t really get that big… I get all of my Avocado from firewood dealers around the San Diego area. I can get a wheelbarrow full for about $10-$35 depending on the time of year.

-- San Diego, CA

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