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Project by taidsturning posted 02-08-2011 11:44 PM 1861 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bowl is about 9.5” in diameter and is about 3.25” tall. It was cut on the bandsaw from a blank made up of leftovers. A number of species are included: Maple, Padauk, Monterillo, Canarywood, and Mahogony.

I intend this bowl to among the 4 I will be taking to the Jurying session of the Pennsylvania Guild.

Wish me luck, please.

-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research





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SASmith

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#1 posted 02-09-2011 02:10 AM

Nice work. I also make these. Although I dont use a bandsaw. I use a scrollsaw. I drill a hole in the blank and slip the blade through. That way I only have rings to deal with rings and not 1/2 rings. You can check my blog if interested.
Do you have a pic of the blank before you cut it on the bandsaw?
Thanks for the post
Scott

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#2 posted 02-09-2011 02:21 AM

Your bowl looks great. Leftovers never looked so good. Thanks for sharing.

-- Michael A. Norman

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#3 posted 02-09-2011 05:36 AM

Great look bowl! I love the mix of woods and shapes. Well done!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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#4 posted 02-09-2011 06:59 AM

You have a very eye pleasing combo of woods in this one….turned out fabulous! Good luck :)

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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#5 posted 02-09-2011 05:33 PM

Didn’t take a picture of this one before cutting the half rings. A scroll saw would probably be easier to control than the bandsaw but the scroll saw I have would not do well on more than 3/4” stock. Until I get a better scroll saw I’ll have to stay with the bandsaw.

-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research

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