Salvage the Walnut Bowl

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Project by revieck posted 03-26-2010 02:16 AM 1701 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After the disaster of the walnut bowl, I cut the rim off using the bandsaw. Returned the rim. Finished turning the bottom and finished sanding. Sand the chip in the side smooth and added a touch of gold paint. Applied many coats of lacquer!

-- Don't be at the airport when your ship comes in!

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#1 posted 03-26-2010 02:30 AM

nice save

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#2 posted 03-26-2010 02:31 AM

Great save there. Nice bowl, love the finish..

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#3 posted 03-26-2010 03:54 AM

You can always claim you meant to do that… :)

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#4 posted 03-26-2010 06:15 PM

What is the finish btw?

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#5 posted 03-26-2010 11:37 PM

Charlie the finish is lacquer,about 12 coats.

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#6 posted 03-28-2010 08:38 AM

Looks great, nice save is an understatement ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 03-28-2010 09:01 AM

Finish with 12x coat?. It is a lot of work.

Great job



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