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Project by Loucarb posted 10-09-2010 09:01 PM 1621 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This gorgeous piece of wood was given to me by a friend. It is cherry burl and measures 12 1/2” dia. 5” high with a 3/8” thickness. It is finished with wipe on poly. Thanks for looking. Lou





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Lenny

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

Another fine piece Lou. A piece of art work. Congratulations and thanks for sharing.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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branch

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#2 posted 10-09-2010 10:51 PM

hi great bowl love the natural edge and the patron of the wood is fantastic great bit of turning

branch

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OregonBurls

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#3 posted 10-09-2010 10:58 PM

That is a nice one. love cherry burl!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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Bearpie

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#4 posted 10-10-2010 12:43 AM

Beautiful bowl there Lou, love the live edges. Were you able to save the insides for another bowl?

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Hacksaw007

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#5 posted 10-10-2010 01:49 AM

Don’t find many cuts of wood like this. I would be a little scared of turning this with the chance of blowing up? Courageous and wonderful…...

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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sedcokid

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#6 posted 10-10-2010 04:02 AM

The wood is gorgous, the finish is outstanding and do I see a inlay?? The entire package is beautiful.

Thanks for sharing…

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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toyguy

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#7 posted 10-10-2010 11:29 AM

A very nice piece of wood….. and you made it shine !!!!

Well done.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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Roper

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#8 posted 10-10-2010 04:33 PM

I love it, and the inlay is great. That is a nice bowl lou, keep up the good work.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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mtnwild

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#9 posted 10-10-2010 10:57 PM

Beautiful bowl Lou, you are getting a beautiful body of projects together. Really cool turnings…............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Loucarb

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#10 posted 10-11-2010 02:16 AM

Thanks everyone for the kind comments.

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Skylark53

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#11 posted 10-12-2010 09:44 AM

Beautiful Lou. Looks like glass and the natural rim is perfect. Finished out nicely.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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FloridaArt

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#12 posted 10-17-2010 02:03 PM

Beautiful. I should get a lathe. This looks like it was a lot of fun to turn.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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helluvawreck

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#13 posted 10-17-2010 02:13 PM

Lew, that bowl is really pretty and you did a great job on it.

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

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