Small wood turning that I finally got around to finishing

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Project by woodturner39 posted 1284 days ago 840 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A little piece in Box Elder I started a while ago and put aside for some reason I can’t remember. I gave a turning lesson last week and showed some of the stuff I had laying around. He wanted to know why I hadn’t finished this piece. Well I had no good reason and it prompted me to get busy. This is one that I got done. 2” high and 2 1/2” across with wipe on oil finish.

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#1 posted 1284 days ago

I like the natural look of It with out the high gloss.

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#2 posted 1284 days ago

Just one of thoese pieces that has a natural cragy look to it, nice turn

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#3 posted 1283 days ago

Nice hollow form,what did you use for a finish?

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#4 posted 1283 days ago

I make my own wipe on finish as I need it. 3 parts varnish ( I use Minwax Spar )
1 part boiled linseed oil and 1 part Naptha. Mixed in a small spice jar which is easy to clean out if and when it skins over.

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