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Project by doubleG469 posted 02-26-2018 01:55 AM 771 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Spent the afternoon attempting to make a 3 winged bowl. Here’s my humble attempt 3.5” x 5.5” mesquite.

-- Gary, Texas





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#1 posted 02-26-2018 02:41 AM

Great job on the 3 winged bowl. Not as easy as it looks.

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

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#2 posted 02-26-2018 03:14 AM

Thanks Dave, it was a new one for sure and my pinky can attest to the care needed to keep it and your hands in one piece.

-- Gary, Texas

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#3 posted 02-26-2018 03:47 AM

Nice job on the bowl. I just swiped a piece of mesquite from my son’s wood pile and turned 3 small bowls last week. The piece that I used was (I think) the only one that was not worm eaten really bad. Don’t you just love the color of Mesquite.

wcp

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#4 posted 02-26-2018 06:04 AM

Good job Gary, I’ll have to try that.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#5 posted 02-26-2018 01:18 PM

Nice work Gary!

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

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#6 posted 02-26-2018 05:59 PM

WCP – yes the mesquite always comes out beautifully and it’s hard to find a piece that isn’t riddled with holes

John – it was a lot of fun, watch the wings spinning

Ken – thanks, I wished now that i had a big block of that spalted hackberry to give it a try.

-- Gary, Texas

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#7 posted 02-26-2018 06:00 PM

And for goodness sake why does the Iphone pictures post sideways????

-- Gary, Texas

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#8 posted 02-26-2018 09:52 PM

Gary, I upload and edit (crop) the pictures, then copy the six I want to post to the desk top. From there I don’t seem to have any problem.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#9 posted 02-26-2018 10:35 PM

This is a real beauty. Congratulations!

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#10 posted 02-27-2018 01:52 AM



Gary, I upload and edit (crop) the pictures, then copy the six I want to post to the desk top. From there I don t seem to have any problem.

- John

Nice Bowl John.

” From there I don t seem to have any problem.”

Rick

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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#11 posted 02-27-2018 03:15 AM



And for goodness sake why does the Iphone pictures post sideways????

- doubleG469

Gary
It is fairly easy with the iPhone (thats what I use). Here is what I do.
1. take the picture with the iPhone.
2. email the picture to myself, when you click send the iPhone will ask you what size you want to send. I always chose the medium size, notice it reduces the size of the JPG but will display a nice size picture when posted.

3. next go to a desktop or laptop and open your email. Download the picture to the computer you just sent yourself.
4. Open the downloaded picture with “Windows Photo Viewer”. The image will be opened and displayed sideways.

5. Click the rotation button until the picture is displayed upright, now close Windows Photo Viewer.

Your picture will be displayed correctly when you insert it on LJ’s.

Hope this helps.

wcp

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#12 posted 02-27-2018 02:15 PM

Thank you that does, and can I just say what a pain in the butt. Samsung – take picture and post. voila no issues.

-- Gary, Texas

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