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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 839 days ago 1537 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, after 40 cutting boards, a segmented bowl seemed like the next logical step in my woodworking journey.

Watched the Malcom Tibbet’s video collection (Fantastic!!) and figured,...... an easy bowl like this should be within the realm of possibility. Turns out, really not that difficult but it is a bit time consuming, especially with all the glue up’s of the rings. Overall, I like how this came out and plan to do more.

This bowl is about 8 1/5 tall and 7 inches wide. Walnut, cherry and padauck. 10 coats of spray laquer.

Bob A in NJ April 9 2012

-- Bob A in NJ





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StevenAntonucci

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#1 posted 839 days ago

Same one you brough to the meeting, right?

-- Steven

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Bearpie

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#2 posted 839 days ago

Very nice vase! The lowest ring being in a different direction makes me wonder if you did this on purpose or if it was a mistake? Whichever, it gives this piece a bit of character!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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branch

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#3 posted 839 days ago

hi very nice for your first one nice tight joints i like it
looking forward to seeing your next one
branch

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matt garcia

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#4 posted 839 days ago

That’s a beauty!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Karson

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#5 posted 839 days ago

Bob that a great looking vessel. Nice build.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Woodwrecker

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#6 posted 839 days ago

All I can say is I wish I had your turning skills Bob !
That is a work of art for sure !

-- Having fun...Eric

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 839 days ago

wonderful wonderful

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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mahadevwood

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#8 posted 839 days ago

great designing

-- http://www.mahadevwood.com

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 839 days ago

Really great job, Bob.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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mot

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#10 posted 839 days ago

I like this a lot! I keep talking myself out of such an undertaking from purely a time perspective. Great outcome though!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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