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Project by Roper posted 1092 days ago 1025 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just finished this set but I don’t remember what the wood is so I will have to ask my friend at the next Front Range Woodturners meeting. Tallest piece is 2” Finished with wipe on poly. All comments and questions welcome.Enjoy.I was just informed that this is Burmese Rosewood Burl.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com





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Loucarb

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#1 posted 1092 days ago

You do some really nice work. Very well done. I love that wood whatever it is.

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Daiku

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#2 posted 1092 days ago

Michael

This is a very Zen looking set. Hope to meet you at the next FRW meeting.

-- Cal Noguchi

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Bearpie

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#3 posted 1092 days ago

I like what I see.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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peteg

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#4 posted 1092 days ago

This is a very “arty” piece, you’ve got some great little HF’s there, dont bother about What timber it is, Just get some more it looks great.
well done :))

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

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HalDougherty

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#5 posted 1092 days ago

Your project looks great. The wood looks like mesquite to me.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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michelletwo

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#6 posted 1092 days ago

I would never have guessed the pieces so small…I like how you arranged & the “timber” shelf!

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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sedcokid

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#7 posted 1092 days ago

I don’t know either what it is but ….... I like it!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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amagineer

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#8 posted 1091 days ago

You call it family portrait, you have a very nice looking family. Looks like it could be in a art gallery!

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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Roper

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#9 posted 1090 days ago

Thanks for all the great feedback guys and gals.I hope that this piece is in a gallery very son.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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