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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 05-13-2011 02:27 AM

Very cool!

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

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#2 posted 05-13-2011 02:48 AM

That is real nice, how did you work the angles. Great piece of segmented turning.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#3 posted 05-13-2011 03:01 AM

You’re a very creative guy, Jon. Nice work yet again.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#4 posted 05-13-2011 03:07 AM

Nice clean look and a unique design.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#5 posted 05-13-2011 03:38 AM

welcome to lumberjocks! very well done Bud

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#6 posted 05-13-2011 04:42 AM

A nice bit of “thinking it out” before the lathe is turned on.
Well done Jon :)

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

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#7 posted 05-13-2011 05:13 AM

Very beautiful, unique and original. Great piece, congradulations.

-- Tom D

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#8 posted 05-13-2011 08:12 AM

How does it go? “The square on the hypotenuse of a right triangle something something something…”

Nice job, but I’d go cross eyed trying it.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#9 posted 05-13-2011 11:39 AM

This piece looks very nice. Great shape/form. Colour is also very nice. The bleaching really works for this one. Well executed idea. I hope this one stays together for you. I am concerned about the different grain / glue joints ; and the wood movement.

Well done.. and welcome to the LJ site.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#10 posted 05-13-2011 01:49 PM

I like it !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#11 posted 05-13-2011 02:19 PM

That is cool! Great job!

-- christopheralan

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#12 posted 05-13-2011 03:18 PM

I’m confused, won’t the milk pour out onto the table and leave your cereal all dry?

Just kidding, that is beautiful and I can’t imagine how it was created.

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#13 posted 05-13-2011 03:24 PM

Very nice,

-- "aim small miss small" m g breedlove

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#14 posted 05-13-2011 04:31 PM

Reading all of these nice comments is really great. Thanks everyone for chiming in.

Bob, I just came up with a pattern and started cutting away.

Brian, I hear ya with the end grain joints, but with this particular piece all the grain is running the same way so
I have the edge-grain working for me. We’ll see how it does.

Paul, the cereal issue is easy, I just put the bowl over my mouth when I pour in the milk and cereal…;’)

Thanks again for the comments guys.

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#15 posted 05-13-2011 04:34 PM

Good project, Jon. Thanks for posting.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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