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Project by Aj2 posted 10-31-2018 01:49 PM 602 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Eucalyptus and walnut

-- Aj

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#1 posted 10-31-2018 02:49 PM

Very nice natural edge bowl!!

cheers, Jim

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#2 posted 10-31-2018 03:25 PM

So good combination of straight and live edge- good idea!

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#3 posted 10-31-2018 07:30 PM

it’s a looker that’s for sure

did you manage to get some olive wood ?

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#4 posted 10-31-2018 09:06 PM

Nope not olive but that’s a good guess.

-- Aj

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#5 posted 11-01-2018 02:46 AM

Very nice, I love the live edge…

-- Matt R

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#6 posted 11-01-2018 03:05 AM

I’ll post the wood after my one and only lumber jock friend Rich guess. :)
I added a new one that’s easy.

-- Aj

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#7 posted 11-01-2018 06:54 PM

The second bowl looks like walnut to me. The first one reminds me of oak, but I’ll stop short of saying it looks like oak. Your compound angles look good on the corners; I’d like to learn that trick.

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#8 posted 11-01-2018 07:40 PM

Both are quite unique in that they are slab sided bowl shapes. Crispy miters look great. No clue on that first wood, but it has enough varied character I’ll throw Sycamore out as a guess, but if it is, it’s sliced on a strange bias. I agree second one looks Walnutty, with some sap, absolutely crisp corners, make that razor edged baby an eyeful.

Nice work on both, thanks for posting.

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#9 posted 11-01-2018 09:17 PM

One is Eucalyptus and the other is walnut.
Steven you have a good eye both are hand planed that’s how I kept the crisp edges or hard lines. Something that’s easily lost with sanding
The corners have dominos to give them long life’s
Thanks for the comments

-- Aj

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