LumberJocks

here's my tight weave lazy susan

  • Advertise with us
Project by tommyd posted 09-10-2010 10:19 PM 1500 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First thanks to degoose and dustbunny for their blogs. made from mahogany and maple. with blo and lacquer finish. all comments welcome

-- Life is too short for negative drama & petty things. So laugh insanely, love truly and forgive quickly!  http://tomswoodshop.etsy.com





14 comments so far

View Tom Goodman's profile

Tom Goodman

197 posts in 2790 days


#1 posted 09-10-2010 10:42 PM

Nicely done !
I think I’ll put this on my list of Christmas gifts to make this year.
Thanks for posting.

-- - " If you want square work, You don't cut corners. " - -- Tom Goodman, Santa Maria, CA. woodworkertom@gmail.com

View Kindlingmaker's profile

Kindlingmaker

2654 posts in 2185 days


#2 posted 09-11-2010 12:03 AM

Beautiful! Just beautiful! WOW!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

View Ampeater's profile (online now)

Ampeater

394 posts in 2406 days


#3 posted 09-11-2010 12:32 AM

Beautiful, but I have to ask. How did you put the raised rim on the lazy susan.

I just added it to my favorites list.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

View degoose's profile

degoose

7014 posts in 2013 days


#4 posted 09-11-2010 12:44 AM

Tommy you have taken classic design… and made it yours… I love the way the rim is … and I too would like to have you blog your method of construction of the rim… I already know how the weave is made…LOL

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

View patron's profile

patron

13034 posts in 1999 days


#5 posted 09-11-2010 01:13 AM

sweet !

very well done .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

View dustbunny's profile

dustbunny

1149 posts in 1953 days


#6 posted 09-11-2010 02:29 AM

Wow !!
This is gorgeous !!
I like the rim also. How did you do that ?

Lisa

-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~ http://quiltedwood.com

View SPalm's profile

SPalm

4820 posts in 2540 days


#7 posted 09-11-2010 03:46 AM

Very Nice. I mean very nice.

Yes, more info on the rim.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2675 posts in 2257 days


#8 posted 09-11-2010 04:23 AM

Now that is Real Nice! Thanks for sharing…

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View tommyd's profile

tommyd

77 posts in 1790 days


#9 posted 09-11-2010 07:31 AM

Thanks for all the kind comments. As far as the ring goes I don’t have pictures of the process but the weave is only 1/4’ thick glued to a 3/4” plywood than the ring is a segmented ring which is notched out to fit over the weave and than put on a lathe and turned. Hope this helps.

-- Life is too short for negative drama & petty things. So laugh insanely, love truly and forgive quickly!  http://tomswoodshop.etsy.com

View rivergirl's profile

rivergirl

3198 posts in 1497 days


#10 posted 09-11-2010 11:45 AM

This is a really nice lazy susan. I generally find lazies to be quite drab..but this one is fantastic. It looks like a PIE! Lovely!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14947 posts in 1847 days


#11 posted 09-11-2010 12:07 PM

Great looking work!

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

View Mike Fritz's profile

Mike Fritz

46 posts in 1481 days


#12 posted 09-11-2010 02:41 PM

It looks good enough to eat.

-- Mike Fritz, Verona, NJ

View Gary's profile

Gary

1030 posts in 2982 days


#13 posted 09-11-2010 04:27 PM

That’s mighty fine.

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

View deon's profile

deon

2183 posts in 1684 days


#14 posted 09-11-2010 08:38 PM

great

-- Dreaming patterns

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase