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Project by Douglas Dahl posted 07-09-2011 01:58 AM 1158 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I woke up at about ten o,clock and was in this huge mood to turn. so i went out and i found a nice peice of maple wood. i started it at like twelve o,clock. and ended at three fifty. with the sanding and everything. then i put some mineral to give it a dark color. and when i was sanding it i burnt the rimb to give it a style of uniqueness.

-- Life is like a box of burls...





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BarbS

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#1 posted 07-09-2011 02:27 AM

You did a very nice job on this, Douglas. It looks thin. What is the wall thickness? Beautiful piece of wood, and well turned!

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#2 posted 07-09-2011 02:35 AM

i think the wall thickness is in the thickest area is about three fourths of a centimeter. It is a really thin bowl one of my thinnest.

-- Life is like a box of burls...

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#3 posted 07-09-2011 03:09 AM

Douglas, really nice work on this bowl. I like the burnt rim touch as well.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#4 posted 07-12-2011 06:01 AM

thank you jonathan. And yes, I love the way that the burnt rim goes togethar with the bowl.

-- Life is like a box of burls...

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