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Project by Bob Collins posted 894 days ago 1773 views 3 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A lovely lady from the States (thats USA) wanted to know how I did this type of bowl. Rather that just tell her how to do, it was easier to make one, taking photos as I went and forwarded them to her. Hopefully I will see her results shortly. The second bowl came about when I accidently deleted the photos off the camra before downloading.

NOW TO THE ITTY GRITTY. I AM CHEESED OFF WITH TRYING TO DOWNLOAD PROJECTS ON HERE. 45 MINUTES WASTED LAST NIGHT GETTING ‘WEBSITE CANNOT SHOW THIS PAGE’ EACH PHOTO I TRIED TO UPLOAD. AFTER HITTING REFRESH I WAS SUCCESSFUL, ONLY TO GO THROUGH IT ALL AGAIN FOR THE NEXT PHOTO.
EVENTUALLY DOWLOADED 4 PHOTOS, WROTE THE STORY HIT POST THIS PROJECT ONLY TO GET THE MESSAGE SHOWN IN PIC 5.
THIS MORNING I HAVE HAD THREE TRIES AT POSTING, HOPEFULLY THIS WILL GO OR ELSE IT IS ‘GOODBYE TO YOU FROM ME’ HAVE ENJOYED BEING HERE BUT ….........

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools





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Rustic

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#1 posted 894 days ago

Beautiful bowls. Try using google chrome. it works for me

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 894 days ago

cool bowls

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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RetiredCoastie

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#3 posted 894 days ago

Very nice bowls. I like the effect from the plywood and nice job on the segmenting.

-- www.thepatriotwoodworker.com Proud Supporter of Homes For Our Troops

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sandhill

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#4 posted 894 days ago

Sorry you had so much trouble Bob, your not the only one I thought it was on my end but see now others are seeing the same issues. I am sure it will get fixed “X”

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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waho6o9

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#5 posted 894 days ago

+1 on the Google Chrome as well. Very nice work Bob, thanks for posting.

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Martyroc

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#6 posted 894 days ago

Sorry about the site issues, I know how that can be, but the bowls came out great.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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joey bealis

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#7 posted 894 days ago

I like the bowls, nice work.

-- http://reclaimedbuilding.blogspot.com/

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peteg

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#8 posted 893 days ago

Hey Bob, pleased you perserved these are real neat cool bowls, puts a whole new edge on ply turning. Never seen anything like this before with ply,
great job Mate, please don’t give up, if you canmake these I am sure you can sort out a b$%^&*(dy computer.
:: .)))))
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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michelletwo

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#9 posted 893 days ago

It happens now & then to me too..wait a day & it works again.

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

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paplou

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#10 posted 893 days ago

Don’t quit on us, your work is too nice not to show us. The bowls are great. try again to show the process to make them.

-- PAPLOU

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StumpyNubs

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#11 posted 893 days ago

THESE ARE FANTASTIC! Thanks for posting!

-Jim; aka “Stumpy Nubs”
Blue Collar Woodworking? That's the best show since wood was invented! ”- The Eastern Northwest Southerner’s Journal

-- It's the best woodworking show since the invention of wood... New episodes at: http://www.stumpynubs.com

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abie

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#12 posted 893 days ago

Sad to say but your trials and errores happen to me and I have been a computer person for 20 years always on a mac and i have photo bucket
‘flicker etc.
Nice bowls and thanks for trying to post
it is frustrating at best.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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Heidi Neely

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#13 posted 893 days ago

Wow, these are so unique looking…..as frustrating as it may have been to get this posted, I’m sure glad you stuck with it and were able too :)

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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CalgaryGeoff

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#14 posted 893 days ago

Great bowls. I’m interested in astronomy and they look like nebulas.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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Dennisgrosen

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#15 posted 893 days ago

glad you finished the posting
it usualy aint that way

your work looks too good to be hidden behind private doors :-)

thanks for sharing

Dennis

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