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Project by Gwfly posted 01-28-2012 06:26 AM 1558 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a maple bowl finished with tung oil. 4” x 8” bowl cut from wood left over after craft fair projects. End grain tear out on figured maple was a bear thank “God” for 60 grit sand paper.

-- gwfly

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#1 posted 01-28-2012 07:37 AM

A great looking bowl nice work.

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#2 posted 01-28-2012 12:49 PM

Great bowl.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 01-28-2012 06:34 PM

very nice, gorgeous grain. I use to have an issue with with the end grain but I learned a technique that almost prevents having to sand at all. A weird angle sheer cut with the underside of the bowl gouge..

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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