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A First Finial

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Project by brdf11 posted 06-06-2017 10:00 PM 305 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I’ve never done any sort of decorative turning, so I thought I’d try my hand at making an ornate finial today. I didn’t plan anything out, and just turned whatever came to mind.
It is hard maple with a linseed oil/shellac blend finish, and is 3” tall.





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WayneC

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#1 posted 06-07-2017 03:02 AM

Very nice.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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John

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#2 posted 06-07-2017 03:57 AM

Looks great! What is it going on?

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 06-07-2017 08:00 AM

Nice work, my mentor had me do some of these and I didn’t ruin any of them. I’m sure I will lol.
Very nice.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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helluvawreck

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#4 posted 06-07-2017 09:43 PM

That is a fine finial and you have done a great job on it.

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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