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this piece of mahogany is a little over 8 inch’s across and 2 inch’s deep, the walls are about 1/8 inch thick. finished with tung-oil and buffed.all comments and questions welcome. Enjoy.
-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com
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#1 posted 04-22-2010 05:04 PM
That looks great. I love the rim detail.
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#2 posted 04-22-2010 05:49 PM
Beautiful grain detail. Unique piece of Mahogany. How did you do the holes for the detail work on the rim?
-- Jim Roberts, Port Orchard Washington
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#3 posted 04-22-2010 06:27 PM
Wonderful piece. I don’t know where to start. It’s beautiful, gorgeous and the grain just POP!
-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -
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#4 posted 04-22-2010 06:55 PM
wow, never seen mahogany like that. very pretty & nice detail on rim
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#5 posted 04-22-2010 07:09 PM
-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence
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#6 posted 04-22-2010 07:43 PM
Well Done. Gorgeous piece of Mahogany & I like the detail on the rim too.
#7 posted 04-22-2010 09:15 PM
thanks for all the great feedback guys. Jim I use a dremel tool to do the band detail.
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#8 posted 04-22-2010 10:10 PM
Great detail, beautiful color and grain, you did a really great job!
-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings
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#9 posted 04-23-2010 01:30 AM
Fantastic bowl. Love the rim detail and the grain just POPs!
Keep it up.
-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!
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#10 posted 04-23-2010 01:31 AM
Great figure in the wood and the finish is nice too. very cool.
-- "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it...It's the hard that makes it great."
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#11 posted 04-23-2010 01:45 AM
Beautiful piece of wood and a turning to show it off to best advantage.
-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research
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#12 posted 04-23-2010 03:38 AM
I like the edge detail and it is a nice piece of wood.
-- ---call me---- Mark
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#13 posted 04-23-2010 12:47 PM
Great looking bowl there, I really like the edge.
-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened
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#14 posted 04-23-2010 04:42 PM
Marvelous piece of work from all angles.
-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein
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