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Project by aviad mishaeli posted 10-23-2011 12:00 AM 1496 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

darbuka (drum) out of maple and embuya with fish leather





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Dennis Zongker

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#1 posted 10-23-2011 02:37 AM

Very Cool! Looks like you had a lot of fun making it. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- Dennis Zongker

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peteg

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#2 posted 10-23-2011 02:55 AM

Welcome to LJ’s, you have posted some very interesting pieces of your own style, well done :)

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

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#3 posted 10-23-2011 03:40 AM

Very interesting! What are the dimensions of this drum?

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 10-23-2011 04:45 AM

That is a beautiful drum. How is it made if it is not turned in sections?
Can you show some steps in the process of making segmented objects this way?

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

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#5 posted 10-23-2011 06:56 AM

i agree with Jim…how!? It looks to be turned in sections, but even then it is still spectacular.

-- -Joshuah

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#6 posted 10-23-2011 01:58 PM

welcome to LJ’s..I see you have been a student of MT’s…all your postings are super.

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#7 posted 10-23-2011 02:33 PM

HOW did you do this?. A wonderful piece, thanks for letting us enjoy it here!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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Charles Maxwell

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#8 posted 10-23-2011 04:56 PM

Interesting. wonderful.

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

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rrdesigns

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#9 posted 10-23-2011 05:55 PM

Beautiful piece. Reminds me of a shofar.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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Bluepine38

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#10 posted 10-23-2011 07:31 PM

A local bowlmaker, www.swanwoods.com – made his own machine that involves a rotary cutter parting
the rings from a slab. I wonder what your approach is, looking at all your different works, including that
globe in your avatar, all I can tell is that you have a fantastic mastery of cutting correct angles combined
with an artists ability to visualize and make wonderful shapes. Thank you for sharing and challenging us
to attempt to follow. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#11 posted 10-24-2011 09:53 PM

Wow! Nice drum with contrasting woods. Can’t beat that! :D

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