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Natural Edge Ambrosia Maple Bowl

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Project by Adam Hood posted 06-27-2011 02:56 AM 988 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got this blank from a friend (rmoore), thanks Ron. Bowl was turned and finished a while ago. Just got around to getting pics and posting it on here. Bowl was sanded to 320 grit and finished with home made turners polish which is 1/3 BLO, 1/3 Shellac & 1/3 Ventured Alcohol. It turned out like Myland’s Polish. All comments are welcome.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl





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lew

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#1 posted 06-27-2011 03:41 PM

WOW! Very Nice!

I must try this this type of bowl. They are beautiful.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Adam Hood

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#2 posted 06-27-2011 04:43 PM

I love this speices of wood and I love natural edge bowls. It makes such a nice bowl. Thanks for the comment.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

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#3 posted 06-28-2011 01:00 AM

natural edged bowls or other projects are very cool. very nice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#4 posted 06-28-2011 01:16 AM

Thanks Roger.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

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#5 posted 06-28-2011 01:26 AM

Nice Bowl!! Keep up the good work!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#6 posted 06-28-2011 02:06 AM

Thanks Chuck

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

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#7 posted 06-28-2011 04:15 AM

Hmmmm… looks familiar. LOL Nice job. Do you like your home made finish better? Is it cheaper?

-- The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know. Ron, Crossville Tn

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#8 posted 06-28-2011 04:42 AM

Lol..it should..Thanks. As I was turning found a rotten spot. I think it gives the inside a bit of character.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

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#9 posted 09-09-2011 05:47 PM

Nice results.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#10 posted 09-09-2011 05:53 PM

Well done with the bowl. Did you use CA to keep the bark on? Seeing your bowl makes me want to buy some like that and turn it. All I have is TONS of Black Walnut on my acarage.
Arlin

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#11 posted 09-10-2011 01:33 AM

Thanks..no I didn’t use anything to keep Tue bark on. I don’t use CA unless the bark is coming off. If you cut into the bark instead of cutting out the bark will usually stay on for me. Ambrosia Maple is my favorite kind of wood. It’s great to turn.

-- Adam ~ AdamHoodStudios.com ~ Keep the wood shavings flying ~ Lakeland, Fl

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