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Small Box Elder Burl Hollow Form

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Project by Roper posted 10-10-2011 08:11 PM 1230 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Small Box Elder Burl hollow form, 3”x2”. Finished with wipe on poly. All comments and questions welcome.

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





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 10-10-2011 08:30 PM

Gorgeous! I love the colors of Box Elder.

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

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Darell

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#2 posted 10-10-2011 08:43 PM

Really nice turning. Box Elder makes for some interesting pieces due to the colors. That’s the first box elder burl I’ve seen. I’d love to find some of that. Great work.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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thefishingschool

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#3 posted 10-10-2011 08:51 PM

i have some box elder in my truck right now…maybe ill go turn it up

-- wood takes time and effort... just like women

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Loucarb

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#4 posted 10-10-2011 09:22 PM

Another beauty. I’m with Charlie I like the color in the box elder too and fantastic form.

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peteg

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

Nice form for a great looking piece of timber, well done Roper;))

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

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sedcokid

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#6 posted 10-11-2011 01:10 AM

Nice little job!! I love the color in Box Elder, I like the shape of this HF!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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scrappy

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#7 posted 10-11-2011 06:54 AM

Great job Roper! Always love your small turnings. This one has great shape and flow to it.

That Box Elder is fantastic also.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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michelletwo

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#8 posted 10-11-2011 11:57 AM

great little shape & of course the wood is stellar

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BarbS

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#9 posted 10-11-2011 03:32 PM

Whew! Beautiful.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 10-11-2011 06:33 PM

I love the wood and you did a very nice job.

-- 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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Jaybird719

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#11 posted 10-15-2011 05:05 AM

beautiful pice. very nice work.

-- -Jay Hartman - Morrisville, PA

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scrollingmom

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#12 posted 10-15-2011 05:27 AM

Nice job. I like the Box Elder wood. Have some in the shop I have been saving don’t know what for yet.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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