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First experience with turning a bowl.

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Project by Tommy DiBuono posted 04-13-2017 12:15 PM 972 views 0 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Went to a turning class and this is my finished product.

-- TommyD, New York





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Ron Aylor

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#1 posted 04-13-2017 01:54 PM

Looks like that  class paid off … good job!

-- Ron in Lilburn, Georgia.  Knowing how to use a tool is more important than the tool in and of itself.

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John

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#2 posted 04-13-2017 02:33 PM

Great looking bowl Dusty, do you have a lathe in your shop?

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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bushmaster

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#3 posted 04-13-2017 02:39 PM

Very nicely shaped and very attractive. Turning that first bowl is exciting and opens up a whole new world. Well done.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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Jimbo4

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#4 posted 04-13-2017 05:06 PM

Beautiful ! Now you’re hooked. :o)

-- When I was a kid I wanted to be older . . . . . this CRAP is not what I expected !

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trialrun

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#5 posted 04-13-2017 05:13 PM

nice job for the first go around!

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LesB

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#6 posted 04-13-2017 05:35 PM

Few people get such good results on their first try.

-- Les B, Oregon

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ralbuck

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#7 posted 04-13-2017 05:55 PM

Yup.. Very well done.

My first lathe experiences visited different places in the shop; not due to my choice.

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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Arlin Eastman

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#8 posted 04-13-2017 06:33 PM

Well done and I really like the flared rim.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko.....It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 04-13-2017 07:55 PM

This is such a beautiful bowl and the wood is outstanding.

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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peteg

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#10 posted 04-13-2017 08:48 PM

That’s one very nice first attempt, I like your design it has a proportion & balance to it, top job
cheers
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Tommy DiBuono

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#11 posted 04-13-2017 09:32 PM

No I don’t but sure would love to have one.


Great looking bowl Dusty, do you have a lathe in your shop?

- John


-- TommyD, New York

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Tommy DiBuono

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#12 posted 04-13-2017 09:33 PM

Thanks Ron


Looks like that  class paid off … good job!

- Ron Aylor


-- TommyD, New York

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Tommy DiBuono

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#13 posted 04-13-2017 09:34 PM

Thanks Brian


Very nicely shaped and very attractive. Turning that first bowl is exciting and opens up a whole new world. Well done.

- bushmaster


-- TommyD, New York

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Tommy DiBuono

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#14 posted 04-13-2017 09:35 PM

Thanks Arlin


Well done and I really like the flared rim.

- Arlin Eastman


-- TommyD, New York

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oldrivers

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#15 posted 04-14-2017 01:10 AM

Very nice, congrutalations!

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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