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Bowl from a Board

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Project by Jacksdad posted 08-15-2017 11:04 PM 962 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made my bowl from a board out of maple, cherry, walnut, mahogany and purple heart, and I finished it with a home made finish of two parts lacquer to one part thinner followed by Hut satin wax then gloss wax.





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michelletwo

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#1 posted 08-15-2017 11:46 PM

great color choices..sweet bowl

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 08-16-2017 12:01 AM

Cool job on the bowl. I get dizzy looking at it. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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bushmaster

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#3 posted 08-16-2017 12:21 AM

Very nice, was this made by cutting tapered rings, like the ring master does.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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Jacksdad

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#4 posted 08-16-2017 12:39 AM

I cut tapered rings on my scroll saw then offset each ring in the glue up

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 08-16-2017 04:20 AM

Nice.

-- SAWDUST is THERAPY without a couch! just rjR

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#6 posted 08-16-2017 05:20 AM

great dizzy bowl
nice colors

-- bambi

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#7 posted 08-16-2017 10:23 AM

great looking dizzy bowl!!

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#8 posted 08-16-2017 11:31 AM

Beautiful bowl. Great job!

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 08-16-2017 01:34 PM

This bowl is beautiful as well as exciting.

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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#10 posted 08-16-2017 01:55 PM

Well done. Great color contrast.

-- Julian

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#11 posted 08-16-2017 08:53 PM

That is a great bowl and a lot of work, good craftsmanship.

-- Tom D

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 08-16-2017 10:58 PM

WOW..That is outstanding!!

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

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#13 posted 08-19-2017 03:37 PM

Well done, looks fantastic

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#14 posted 08-21-2017 08:02 PM

WOW, what a beautiful piece. One of a kind for sure

-- JimInNM........Space Case

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