Spalted Maple Winged Bowl

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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 07-02-2017 01:27 PM 920 views 3 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this on Friday. Nice little project. About 6×9 inches. Finished with 1 coat of spray shellac and 3 tops coats of spray lacquer.

Bob. July 2, 2017

-- Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 07-02-2017 01:39 PM

Bob a great looking bowl. Some fantastic work and great looking materials

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#2 posted 07-02-2017 01:48 PM

Great job and love the wood. Tell us more on how you did this project very interesting.

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

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#3 posted 07-02-2017 02:14 PM

Very nice, always wanted to try something like this. very well done..

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#4 posted 07-02-2017 02:47 PM

That is beautiful! Love the spalting!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 07-02-2017 06:52 PM

great work,beautiful wood

-- bambi

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#6 posted 07-02-2017 07:05 PM

Nicely done Bob

Most guys call that a winged bowl and I have made several and then forgot about them. It is always nice to see another one!

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#7 posted 07-02-2017 07:53 PM

Must have been a challenge to turn that, very nice.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#8 posted 07-02-2017 08:35 PM

All of this is so outstanding and I love the beautiful wood.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#9 posted 07-02-2017 09:39 PM

Beautiful bowl, Bob!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#10 posted 07-02-2017 10:36 PM

Very interesting and beautiful project!!!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#11 posted 07-03-2017 01:10 AM

That is gorgeous wood and I love the shape.
I’ve made a couple something like this but not anywhere as good.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#12 posted 07-03-2017 02:30 AM

Cool, I’ve never made one of those

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#13 posted 07-03-2017 03:52 AM

wow nice work,congrats.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#14 posted 07-04-2017 01:08 AM

Nice job Bob and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#15 posted 07-05-2017 12:36 AM

Very original. Have not seen one like this before. Well done

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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