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This is an eleven by seven inch red oak form, finished with oil and buffed wax. Thanks for looking and C&C always welcomed.





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Transition

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#1 posted 1108 days ago

Excellent job! Did you have much trouble with the midsection, where the rings overlap? Turned green or dry?

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA - www.TransitionTurning.com

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Tim Kindrick

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#2 posted 1108 days ago

Very impressive!!!

-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!

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DamnYankee

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#3 posted 1108 days ago

Very nice!

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#4 posted 1108 days ago

What a fine use of grain!

-- I came, I was conquered, I was born again. ἵνα ὦσιν ἓν

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peteg

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#5 posted 1108 days ago

I’m like Andrew with regards to that mid section?, oak can be a right “B” when feathering the grain like this, The raised neck fits well, The oil has realy poped that grain . nice job Will. :))

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 1108 days ago

Simply stunning bowl! nice job!!!!!!!!

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

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wlhutch

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#7 posted 1108 days ago

Your kind words are much appreciated, thanks.

Andrew/Pete- If you would have told me in advance of the ‘disturbed grain’ problem with red oak, I would have been more careful. But not knowing (first time turning this timber) I just let this green wood fly, but had to sharpen more than usual- especially when hollowing.

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#8 posted 1107 days ago

Very nice turning : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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