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Thanks to everyone who posted info on how to make these. This was fun. Not so fun to sand…but fun nonetheless.
-- Bill Culpepper, Indiana
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#1 posted 01-02-2011 05:47 AM
That is beautiful!! I just bought a new Lathe and may have to give that a shot. Thanks for sharing!
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#2 posted 01-02-2011 05:48 AM
Keep up the good work, you now have the first one behind you.
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#3 posted 01-02-2011 05:57 AM
Very nice piece you made. I love the way the grain flows down into the rounded part of the bowl.
-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy
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#4 posted 01-02-2011 07:53 AM
Great turning. And great job on keeping the knuckles! haha They usually get hit on the first turning like this. (I know)
Keep it up.
-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!
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#5 posted 01-02-2011 12:51 PM
Great looking piece. I have thought about making one. Don’t know if I want to mess with the knucles though.
-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened
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#6 posted 01-02-2011 04:06 PM
Like Scrappy, I know what it is like to get banged up on a project like this. I recently did one of these with lignum vitae to produce a very heavy, but interesting, bowl.
-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.
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#7 posted 01-02-2011 04:28 PM
Nice job!These are fun to make and it’s not just the first one that gets the knuckles…....
-- ---call me---- Mark
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#8 posted 01-02-2011 06:12 PM
Beautiful piece, I love bowls with corners. And they are generally very popular at art fairs. Keep up the nice work!!!!
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#9 posted 01-02-2011 10:59 PM
nice starting piont, great piece of timber, these can get a bit addictive, you will no doubt very quickly pick up on “shadow” turning with squares especially with the larger ones, this looks about 6’’. well done
-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got
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#10 posted 01-03-2011 06:04 AM
Beautiful work, very nice finish.
-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............http://www.4woodturning.com
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