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Three tier walnut candy dish

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Project by Kayvon posted 02-09-2012 05:13 AM 1415 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned this a few years ago from a solid walnut log, turned green. It is about 12 inches tall. It took several sessions to complete so I stored it in a five gallon bucket full of shavings between times at the lathe. Once it was complete I finished it with several coats of polyurethane to prevent it from drying out and checking. Almost ten years later and not a crack.

-- Kayvon





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 02-09-2012 05:21 AM

that’s one beautiful turning and amazing work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#2 posted 02-09-2012 06:44 AM

GREAT job!!!

Very nice.

Lee

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Roger

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#3 posted 02-09-2012 12:34 PM

Wow! this is amazing. 3-tier, one hunk-a-walnut. very kool

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#4 posted 02-09-2012 03:51 PM

This stands out as one of the most significant things I have seen in a while. I’m very impressed.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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RichardMu

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#5 posted 02-10-2012 03:24 AM

Awesome candy dish. That is a lot of cutting, but well worth it.

-- You will never build it unless you try. The second one always turns out better.

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#6 posted 04-01-2012 03:23 PM

Absolutely beautiful work of art. I love it

-- Jeff

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