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Project by diggerdelaney posted 05-27-2017 05:52 PM 389 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First piece of proper turning for nearly 2 months. This is turned from London Plane and measures 8 3/4” X 1 3/4”

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/





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thechipcarver

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#1 posted 05-27-2017 07:08 PM

Very nice.

That is something on my bucket list is learning how to turn.

-- While teaching a class, a gentlemen once asked me: "When chip carving an intricate design, what do you do when you are almost finished and the wood breaks off?" I replied "Cover the kids ears."

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 05-27-2017 07:54 PM

This is a very nice bowl. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#3 posted 05-27-2017 09:07 PM

classic turning Derek, :) nice job
pete

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

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John

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#4 posted 05-27-2017 09:45 PM

Good looking bowl Derek, fill-er-up!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#5 posted 05-28-2017 08:22 AM

It’s got some pretty grain in that timber Derek, but I also would think the woodturner has a lot to do with bring out the best in a piece of timber…well done sir.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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