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a small segmented bowl

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Project by ncdon posted 04-13-2011 07:18 PM 864 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The other day my wife said she’d like a potpori bowl, ” About this big and about this deep” holding her hands in the air. “Oak would be good”. SO… here it is, Oak and purple heart with a padauk slug in the bottom. It’s
3 1/4 high 5 1/4 at the base and 6 1/8 at the top ring finished with 4 coats of laquaer and 2 coats of friction wax. Man those hands in the air measurements are tough do on my lathe.
Comments are always welcome.

-- Don, North Carolina,http://www.ncdon.com Working full time at retired.





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branch

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#1 posted 04-13-2011 09:53 PM

hi very nice bowl like it
branch

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#2 posted 04-13-2011 10:12 PM

I really like it and I’m sure she will too.

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#3 posted 04-14-2011 10:39 PM

Very nice. I like the contrasting woods and the segmented appearance.

-- You can't fail if you don't give up.

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