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Project by David175 posted 01-16-2011 01:33 AM 1628 views 5 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

these are a few turnings that I have compleated recently
they are redwood burl with african blackwood
ambrosia maple with walnut and
spalted sycamore with purple heart

thanks for looking


-- Dave..Pensacola Fl.........In GOD we trust

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#1 posted 01-16-2011 03:35 AM

Wow rely nice turning! What kind of finish did you use it looks like glass.

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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#2 posted 01-16-2011 03:48 AM

thanks captbbrooks, I use mohawk lacquer, the polish with automotive compound

-- Dave..Pensacola Fl.........In GOD we trust

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#3 posted 01-16-2011 03:55 AM

Incredible work. Very impressive indeed.

-- John, Naples Florida

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#4 posted 01-16-2011 03:59 AM

Beautiful wood, very elegant shape. Nice Work.

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#5 posted 01-16-2011 04:09 AM

Dave those are great!

-- ---call me---- Mark

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#6 posted 01-16-2011 04:16 AM

the shape is great but you just nailed it on the finial

-- jim nevada

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#7 posted 01-16-2011 06:50 AM

Very elegant design on both hollow form and finials. Beautiful work.

-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............

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#8 posted 01-16-2011 09:02 AM

Very nice work, I love the finials.

-- Vince

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#9 posted 01-16-2011 02:48 PM

these hollowforms ( I assume they are) are quite lovely. Your finials are superbly crafted. I like the shapes of 2&3 The pretty wood didn’t hur either!! Thanks for sharing these with us.

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#10 posted 01-16-2011 02:55 PM

These are so delicate and beautiful. You really do nice work.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#11 posted 01-17-2011 02:45 AM

thanks for the great comments guy…..this place is great

-- Dave..Pensacola Fl.........In GOD we trust

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#12 posted 01-17-2011 03:09 AM

David they all look nice. My favorite is the Ambrosia Maple, it just flows nice.

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#13 posted 01-17-2011 04:00 AM

Really beautiful work. The ambrosia maple is gorgeous, and I’ve got a special place in my heart for blackwood trim – it finishes up so nicely.

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog:

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#14 posted 01-25-2011 10:32 PM

I am SO humbled…. stunning work, the finishes you have on these are a large part of what drew me to woodworking to begin with! Mohawk laquer huh? I am in Gulf Shores… I feel pretty sure that we will meet eventually!
By the way… do you know “Lorin” from P’cola?

-- Lou

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