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Project by woodkiller posted 02-21-2012 12:52 PM 1479 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a couple of recent turnings. I have been playing around with ca glue for a finish. It is the new Stickfast. Both the hollowforms are ambrosia maple, and have been sanded and finished with the ca glue. The largest hollowform is about 10” tall and the smaller is around5”+-. Comments are welcome.

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#1 posted 02-21-2012 12:59 PM

Nice turning, how long did it take

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

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#2 posted 02-21-2012 01:09 PM

About 1 hour to apply the finish on the small one. About the same for the turning. The larger one took a lot longer due to the learning curve.

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#3 posted 02-21-2012 02:07 PM

Those are wonderful..

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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#4 posted 02-21-2012 02:21 PM

very nice work!!!!

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#5 posted 02-21-2012 02:36 PM

Very nice.
I’m not sure what it is but when you see the pictures of these turnings individually they don’t seem to be as dramatic as when they are placed together. Perhaps it is the size and shape difference or the dark feature of the smaller turning that blends them together. Either way I say they need to be displayed together at all times.
Well done.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's "opinion" on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#6 posted 02-21-2012 04:02 PM

Cool turnings and fantastic wood.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#7 posted 02-21-2012 06:38 PM

Nice. I’ve used CA on pens but not on anything bigger. What do you do different on larger pieces? I love ambrosia maple.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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#8 posted 02-22-2012 11:34 PM


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