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Two small bowls of Ebony, Bloodwood, Holly and Purpleheart

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Project by Rob Macdonald posted 03-01-2012 04:39 AM 1563 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Two small bowls of Ebony, Bloodwood, Holly and Purpleheart.
These were fun to turn. I used original gorilla glue and Shellawax Cream for polishing

-- IF IT IS TO BE IT IS UP TO ME





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Houtje

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#1 posted 03-01-2012 04:59 AM

very nice bowls

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#2 posted 03-01-2012 05:34 AM

Beautiful bowls and nice choice of wood and layup!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 03-01-2012 05:47 AM

They look great

-- Dreaming patterns

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#4 posted 03-01-2012 05:52 AM

Nice job.

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

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#5 posted 03-01-2012 07:08 AM

way cool. nice work….

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#6 posted 03-01-2012 12:11 PM

these are all very beautiful turnings. were these done before your accident? thnx. hope your able to make more of these fine turnings in the future

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

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#7 posted 03-01-2012 02:50 PM

That was my last finished project before the accident.

-- IF IT IS TO BE IT IS UP TO ME

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#8 posted 03-02-2012 03:17 AM

you just make sure you heal up good. there’s a lot more that you’ve got to share. stay on the + side

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

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#9 posted 03-02-2012 03:29 AM

I’m curious as to your polishing method with gorilla glue

-- San Diego, CA

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#10 posted 03-02-2012 04:08 AM

Gorilla glue was for the gluing and the Shellawax was the polish. Although you can use CA glue like a laquer

-- IF IT IS TO BE IT IS UP TO ME

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#11 posted 03-02-2012 04:31 AM

I’ve used CA for a finish before, but thought GG was a polyurethane glue… i think i just mis-interpreted the use of the glue LOL

-- San Diego, CA

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