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My first turnings were what ever i had that i could waste. The vase with the artifical roses is made of 4×4 preasure treated post and split open a couple of days after it was finished.





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CharlieM1958

15639 posts in 2814 days


#1 posted 982 days ago

These are great for your first turnings. Keep it up!

As for the splitting, that will happen when you turn some wood that isn’t sufficiently dry.

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

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Lee A. Jesberger

6646 posts in 2575 days


#2 posted 982 days ago

Great job for your first shot at turning!

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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ed220

619 posts in 1988 days


#3 posted 981 days ago

Great work. What did you finish them with ?

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hafassartist

41 posts in 982 days


#4 posted 981 days ago

These I sprayed with Deft lacquer in a rattle can

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Transition

339 posts in 1139 days


#5 posted 981 days ago

Nice job! But I really hope you were wearing a mask when turning that pressure treated piece! I can’t imagine that the chemicals inside would be good for ya.

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

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Darell

420 posts in 2189 days


#6 posted 980 days ago

Great start. Feel the addiction yet? It’s coming. LOL

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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