Tigre Caspi Pepper Mill

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Project by shredkeenan posted 07-26-2010 12:16 AM 1819 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second pepper mill, made as a wedding present for my brother.

Size: 2.5” dia. x 10” tall
Wood: Tigre Caspi
Finish: Mylands sealer, and Beall buffing system

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#1 posted 07-26-2010 02:16 AM

Great eye catcher. Nice piece of turning.

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

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#2 posted 07-26-2010 06:40 AM

I love how the grain gradually wraps around the piece. It just makes you want to turn the thing!

Great job capturing the grain, with its movement and contrasting color scheme.

Funny how many-a-piece might be lost to all that granite in the background, but this piece still seems to hold down center stage.

Nice job!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#3 posted 07-26-2010 04:26 PM

Well done I have turn quite a bit of that wood here in peru is a real nice wood to turn no?

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#4 posted 07-27-2010 01:29 AM

Yes it was very nice to turn! I’ll definitely be getting some more of it.

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