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A bottle of red

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Project by DaveGlx posted 04-08-2012 04:20 AM 1125 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cyprus pine. 10” tall.

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peteg

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#1 posted 04-08-2012 05:59 AM

youv’e had some fun with this piece Dave, trying to work out how the red bottle got in there !! Do you have a split bottom as ther bottle appears to be bigger than the neck opening?
Your cover shot shows a nice bit of timber to add to the mystery :: ))
Nice job Mate
Pete

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

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 04-08-2012 07:12 AM

Very nice brain twister !
I guess the bottle was pushed from the bottom while the base was not there, and then the base was added.
Whatever, it must be brilliant idea, Dave.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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eddie

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#3 posted 04-08-2012 02:22 PM

that’s just to cool.look like its lit up in there on one picture looks great Dave

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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Bluepine38

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#4 posted 04-08-2012 04:43 PM

Great looking wood turning with nice weird little openings to show the glass and leaving us with a need
to decide just what is that bottle of red, looks too small for a bottle of red wine, so I will just have to let
my imagination wander. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#5 posted 04-08-2012 09:38 PM

very cool

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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Rob Macdonald

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#6 posted 04-08-2012 10:13 PM

Neat effect !

As to your method for achieving this …
1st guess – hot glass was blown to shape inside of the finished form
2nd guess – alien technology was involved

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

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Roman Hrytsak

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#7 posted 04-09-2012 03:23 AM

Nice work Dave. I like the way you keep them guessing!

-- Roman:... there are no mistakes, just opportunities for a design change!

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Mark Shymanski

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#8 posted 04-15-2012 02:43 PM

You plant a tree, stick a bottle to it with duct tape and then wait…:-)

A visually intriguing turning.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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Jim Jakosh

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#9 posted 09-13-2012 03:50 AM

I’d vote for the split bottom like Pete said!
That is a very nice turned piece!!

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

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