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Project by TechTeacher04 posted 04-02-2017 03:54 PM 368 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cherry bowl with a turned walnut lid and maple knob. The knob is attached with a through tenon and glued. Finish is 1/3 shellac, 1/3 denatured alcohol and 1/3 boiled linseed oil. Nothing fancy but was fun to learn the process. I used a nova g3 chuck and easy wood tools to make it. I ended up turing the lid with with a screw holding it to a sacrificial board on a faceplate. If any of you have any suggestions on a better way to hold the lid, I would greatly apprciate learning from your experience.

I assigned a bowl turning assignment for my students and wanted to have a few examples for them to attempt. I found inspiration f om Matt Kenney’s 52 box blog on his site and from his Fine woodworking article.





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 04-02-2017 07:03 PM

This is a beautiful lidded bowl.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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Grumpymike

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#2 posted 04-02-2017 09:21 PM

Ah, yes, lead by example, Kudo’s to you for this method.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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John

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#3 posted 04-03-2017 01:07 AM

Nice job, might be tough for a first time student/turner.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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