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Maple turned inside-out Ornament 2010

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Project by David65 posted 1378 days ago 2426 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my first try at making an inside-out turn. It came out better than I thought it would still not what I want but I like it. Pictures are finished product then starting with the blankes I used.

-- David '65





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Andrew

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#1 posted 1378 days ago

Wow, thats crazy. Looks great, and interesting technique.
Thanks for sharing.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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richgreer

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#2 posted 1378 days ago

Great job.

I’ve done some inside out turning to make lamps. I never thought of making Christmas ornaments this way. I may have to try this.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Chris Cunanan

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#3 posted 1376 days ago

now turn it again and that would look even crazier! been meaning to try this for a while, thanks for the reminder

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SawTooth1953

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#4 posted 1375 days ago

I was wondering if there was any “trick” used when gluing up the 4 pieces of stock so that they were separable without band sawing later… eg. a piece of paper in between.

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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David65

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#5 posted 1374 days ago

@ SawTooth1953 – When I first glued them together I used CA glue just one bead down for each block then used packing tape for added support… They came apart easily with a dead blow mallet one hit…

-- David '65

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SawTooth1953

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#6 posted 1374 days ago

Thanks.

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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