through spiral bowl from a board!!!

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Project by michelletwo posted 01-19-2012 10:53 PM 4504 views 4 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is another attempt to make silk out of a sow’s ear! This is a bowl from a board, that I decided to cut out 3 spirals. Just like my last post,where I had never seen a top like I made it, I have never seen anyone make a bowl from a board, with spirals.
Was a dickens to sand & finish!! The top is sharp!
Hope you enjoy & thanks for looking

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#1 posted 01-19-2012 11:26 PM


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#2 posted 01-19-2012 11:42 PM

nice work …................

-- wizzardofwood..... "ITS MY JOB TO AMAZE YOU"

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#3 posted 01-19-2012 11:54 PM

Just how cool is this?!

Most excellent work!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#4 posted 01-20-2012 12:06 AM

That is really cool! :)


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#5 posted 01-20-2012 12:58 AM

Very innovative.
Is the spiral cut buy hand or with a router jig or…?

Thanks for sharing.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#6 posted 01-20-2012 01:31 AM

that is freaken awesome! you should put a couple more pictures up of this one.

By the way, how large is it?

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#7 posted 01-20-2012 01:37 AM

And the hits just keep a coming! Another beauty.

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...

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#8 posted 01-20-2012 02:38 AM

Way cool!

-- Sam S. - Hebron, KY

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#9 posted 01-20-2012 02:48 AM

I enjoyed your last bowl from a board, I made some a way back using the Ring Master. But as hard as I looked at this one, I couldn’t figure out how you did it. Was the bowl part made the same way as the other one? Then there’s the cutting of the spirals. That’s not only ingenious and out of the box _ in this case, it would be out of the bowl – thinking, it made the bowl stand out as not just another bowl! Great work, Michelletwo
By the way, how did you cut the spirals?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#10 posted 01-20-2012 03:49 AM

Great piece of work!!!!!

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#11 posted 01-20-2012 05:01 AM

Absolutely STUNNING!

-- EGO postulo , EGO venalicium , EGO incidere. I measured, I marked, I cut. Latin instructions for firewood.

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#12 posted 01-20-2012 05:33 AM

Beautifully executed! One would never guess it’s made from a board! You’re really pushing the envelope here.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#13 posted 01-20-2012 05:48 AM

amazing! I am trying to figure out how the heck you did that. Very creative. I tip my hat to you for some clever woodworking. I didn’t see your earlier post so I am trying to figure out if you turned this from a single piece of wood or actually glued up a board. You’ll have to show us dummies how you did that

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#14 posted 01-20-2012 07:34 AM

The top is sharp? The whole bowl is sharp!

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#15 posted 01-20-2012 07:57 AM

very cool bowl nice work

-- Custom furniture

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