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a couple of recent turnings..

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Project by woodkiller posted 945 days ago 1312 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are 2 of the 3 turnings that I have been able to complete since Christmas. I normally turn at least 6 days a week and on the weekend I get 5-7 hours a day. I have been too busy to turn and that is not good. The bowl is ambrosia maple, sanded to 600 grit and finished with spray lacquer. The second is a hollow form of an unknown wood type. It is also finished with spray lacquer. Comments are welcome. Thanks for looking.





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woodshaver

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#1 posted 945 days ago

Very interesting grain! I really like your work!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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ed220

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#2 posted 945 days ago

Very very nice. Love the grain. Awesome turning !

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Woodbridge

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#3 posted 945 days ago

both very nice turnings. The grain on the bowl and the way it is ringed with clear wood at the top is vey strikiing and to me, quite unique. I did a double take at first wondering of it was an applied decoration or natural. Great job.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Lidiya Blaznina

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#4 posted 945 days ago

Very good-looking!!!

-- Lidiya,Russia.http://www.reznoe.ru/

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Ryan Haasen

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#5 posted 945 days ago

These are amazing, what are the dimensions?

-- Ryan

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stefang

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#6 posted 945 days ago

I love the bark edged bowel. Stunning grain and very nicely turned.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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tamboti

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#7 posted 945 days ago

Hi Really very well done. I have one comment on the natural edge bowl. The foot I would have made at
least 25mm 1” smaller in diameter other wise goooooood Regards Roger

-- Africa is not for sissies

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Reaper621

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#8 posted 945 days ago

Much higher caliber than I can turn… I love it.

-- Laywer by day, Carpenter by later in the day.

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Joe Weaver

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#9 posted 945 days ago

very well done

-- Joe, Ga

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Transition

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#10 posted 945 days ago

WOW! Nice turns!

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

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woodkiller

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#11 posted 945 days ago

Ryan the bowl is just over 12” wide and the hollow form is 9” tall.

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BarbS

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#12 posted 945 days ago

What a pattern on that bowl! And you cut it with delicacy and precision. That’s a show stopper!

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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a1Jim

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#13 posted 945 days ago

All of these have killer wood ,nice turnings.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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ncdon

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#14 posted 944 days ago

I really like both pieces.. thanks for posting.

-- Don, North Carolina,http://www.ncdon.com Working full time at retired.

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Cousinwill

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#15 posted 944 days ago

Beatuful turnings !!

-- William from the oldest town in Texas

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