Different pictures of some of my turnings

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Project by tinman_362 posted 831 days ago 721 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

when I’m not at work I enjoy being in my shop. I don’t always have a particular plan or project. I’ve come to find out that I like using the lathe because it lets me just “wing it” for the most part. Hope you enjoy.

Any feedback is appreciated.


-- Robert: Life is all about the stories ~

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#1 posted 831 days ago

I like the fact that you kept the sapwood on some of the pieces. I do that on some of my stuff, too.

-- The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know. Ron, Crossville Tn

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#2 posted 831 days ago

A great bunch of turnings Robert. It’s always fun to wing it.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 831 days ago

You’ve got great wings dude. Very, very nice turnings. Great job!

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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#4 posted 831 days ago

Nice! I really like the second to last picture of the goblet with the captured ring. It has a sturdy shape and nice wood… a man’s goblet!

What are you using to finish your drinking vessels and do you actually use them for liquids? I want to make some drinking vessels to use and I am not sure what would be a good finish for them. Thanks.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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#5 posted 830 days ago

great turnings! the first photo reminds me of the scene in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade where the old knight tells him to choose a goblet! sorry, that’s the movie buff side edging over into the woodworking side.

-- Gridlockd

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