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Project by scrappy posted 10-13-2011 07:09 AM 1197 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mini Walnut Hollow Form.

I decided to take a trick from Roper and try my hand at a Miniature Hollow Form.

This is 2 1/4 inch tall X 1 3/4 inch diam. with a 1/2 inch opening, turned to less then a 1/8 inch wall. Not as small as his, but maybe next time.

Claro walnut. Sanded to 400 grit then Buffed with RED TRIPOLI and WHITE DIAMOND, with a final wax polish.

This last weekend I met up with a friend of mine and he gifted me several boxes of wood. (Thank you VERY much) I had not gotten a chance to turn any thing until tonight. (Figured I better get some thing made as it is my daughters birthday.) haha

Please leave all comments and critiques. I welcome all comments. Thanks for looking.

Scrappy

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





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-13-2011 02:41 PM

Very nice piece, Dan. That must be a bear getting it turned inside when it is that small. I’ll have to try that but I first have to make me some mini tools to get in the hole. ............Jim

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

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EPJartisan

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#2 posted 10-13-2011 04:30 PM

Great idea. Thanks! Now I have another purpose for the huge pile of little pretty pieces I have been saving over the last decade. that and your turned Christmas ornaments.

-- " 'Truth' is like a beautiful flower, unique to each plant and to the season it blossoms ... 'Fact' is the root and leaf, allowing the plant grow and bloom again."

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 10-13-2011 05:30 PM

Scrappy nice work bud, love the color and finish.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 10-13-2011 09:37 PM

Very nice, Scrappy!

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

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Loucarb

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#5 posted 10-13-2011 10:18 PM

Well done Scrappy. Great looking wood and finish.

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nerdkraft

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#6 posted 10-13-2011 11:09 PM

wow! Nice job!!!

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peteg

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#7 posted 10-14-2011 12:24 AM

cute little guy this one Scrappy, well done:)

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

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scrappy

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#8 posted 10-14-2011 03:39 AM

Thanks for all the great comments everyone. My daughter just loved it!

Thanks Again.
Scrappy

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

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eddy

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#9 posted 10-14-2011 06:04 PM

wow looks cool i like it

-- self proclaimed copycat

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WoodenFrog

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#10 posted 10-14-2011 11:23 PM

Wow Scrappy! That is one beautiful project!
Great Job! Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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RandyMorter

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#11 posted 10-15-2011 05:51 AM

Very nice Dan! But you only do good work!

-- Randy Morter, Phoenix, AZ

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sedcokid

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

Great mini’s You are a talented man!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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