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Project by Alongiron posted 1247 days ago 864 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My Neighbor Hethe was messing around on the wood lathe and came up with this. The bowl is approx 6” in diameter and stands about 4” tall. It is made from a piece of Cherry and finished with shellac and wax. I will have to make a lid for it. Not really sure what to use it for. Any ideas?

-- Measure twice and cut once.....





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Mojo1

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#1 posted 1247 days ago

Not sure but it does look cool, I just got a lathe last week and have just started playing on it, first time im my 51 years I have touched a wood lathe. I spent 20 years on a metal lathe but thats a whole different game.

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wiswood2

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#2 posted 1247 days ago

That is realy nice bowl. Good looking cherry.
Chuck

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 1247 days ago

Nice turning,. It gives me an idea!
I think I would use cherry with a light colored band of maybe Maple in it. Laminate a veneer in 2 pieces of cherry
The cherry will naturally darken and the maple will grow in contrast!............just a thought for your lid.

THANKS FOR SHARING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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