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Project by wlhutch posted 07-30-2011 01:40 PM 1000 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This small piece of walnut (3.75” wide) was beaded and buffed waxed finished. It was an project to practice using a D-way beading tool. Thanks for looking and C&C always welcomed.





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toyguy

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#1 posted 07-30-2011 02:10 PM

I like it…of course I am a sucker for walnut…..... Very nice my friend.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 07-30-2011 02:40 PM

It’s a beautiful piece of wood and you did a nice job on it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 07-30-2011 02:51 PM

Very original, and just plain gorgeous!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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vipond33

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#4 posted 07-30-2011 06:42 PM

A very graceful form and a rich brown walnut colour, lovely.
Did you encounter any tear-out when cutting against the grain with the D-way beading tool?

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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jockmike2

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#5 posted 07-30-2011 10:26 PM

Great turning, I’ve got a beading tool but have never used it to this extent. Wonderful.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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wlhutch

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#6 posted 07-30-2011 11:24 PM

Thank everyone for the positive comments.

vipond33- the walnut was very dry and the D-Way tool cut cleanly with a slight rocking motion.

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peteg

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#7 posted 07-31-2011 12:44 AM

Lovely job Will, looks like a pretty good “practice” sesion with that beader came up real nice indeed, love that walnut :)

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

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Roper

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#8 posted 08-01-2011 04:04 PM

Very nice piece,the form is great.

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

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