Persimmon mini voided hollow form

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Project by Roper posted 1280 days ago 1019 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a mini hollow form I just finished from a piece of Persimmon wood I got from a buddy at school.It is 1 1/2” tall by 3/4” wide, sanded to 400 grit, It has no finish. All Comments and questions welcome.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#1 posted 1280 days ago

nice work , especiaally on such a diminutive piece!

-- Lou

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#2 posted 1280 days ago

Nice wood. But where I’m from we call those “beads”... ;)

-- Ian, Tennessee

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#3 posted 1280 days ago

Roper, do we need to take up a collection so you can buy bigger lumber? :-)
nice job, your patience amazes

-- "Imagination is more important than knowledge" Bibb in CO at

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#4 posted 1280 days ago

What a nice project I have never seen Persimmon wood before. Great job!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 1280 days ago

Wow this is a genuine hollow form with half an open side, you gotta show us yous tools to turn these little babes, you must have better eyesight than a lot of us old guys :)
great job Roper

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

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#6 posted 1279 days ago

Very nice little HF….... Yes. I too would like to see your mini hollowing tools ..

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#7 posted 1279 days ago

Thanks for all the great feedback guys.Pete my eye sight is not the best so I have a bunch of lights hanging over my lathe so I can really see what I’m doing. I have posted pics of my mini hollowing tools before, they are in the pics with my mini redwood burl hollow forms, so you can see them over there if you want.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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