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about 16 high and 12 across

-- jim nevada





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peteg

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#1 posted 03-20-2012 08:31 PM

Thats a pretty big sucker Jim, very nice job Mate, I like the mid section stiches for contrast.
:: )
Pete

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

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#2 posted 03-20-2012 08:52 PM

Beautiful combo, favorite for sure.

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lizardhead

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#3 posted 03-20-2012 10:23 PM

Glynn: Did you purposely cut your Zebrawood for the random pattern?

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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lizardhead

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#4 posted 03-20-2012 10:28 PM

I have tried both ways, not sure which I like best. For those that question what I’m talking about—with Zebra wood you can cut all top grain and make your rings to either arch up or down, and if you cut side grain it will give a bulls eye effect.

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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SCOTSMAN

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#5 posted 03-20-2012 10:29 PM

Wow this is a very nice piece of decorative, and complicated turning .So very well done friend kindest regards Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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glynn

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#6 posted 03-20-2012 10:50 PM

I ripped it all from the same piece and randomly put it together knowing all the grain is beautifull so what will be will be

-- jim nevada

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wee3

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#7 posted 03-20-2012 10:56 PM

Nice piece to jim.nice work.

-- BiLL @wee3

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DS

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#8 posted 03-20-2012 10:59 PM

When I read the title, I couldn’t image Padauk and ZW together.

You did a fantastic job merging these two radically different woods. I love it!

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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scrollingmom

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#9 posted 03-21-2012 01:31 AM

Very pretty colors. Great job.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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tuffruss

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#10 posted 03-22-2012 05:16 AM

Wow Beautiful. Another one with a few mods would make a really nice base for a table lamp.

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Jim Jakosh

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#11 posted 03-26-2012 04:47 PM

beautiful vase, Jim

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

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