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I have been trying to finish turn some projects this week. I got to this one last night. It is about 14-15” wide and aprox. 6” tall. It is spalted ambrosia maple burl and has a couple of large voids. It is finished with walnut oil and has been sanded to 400 grit. Thanks for looking. Russell

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 854 days ago

Beautiful piece of wood. Nice turning. It seems lucky to be together. Did you power sand it or hand sand it?

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

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#2 posted 854 days ago

Jim believe it or not..powersanded the whole thing.

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#3 posted 853 days ago

Not for the amateur, It could be scary….................As far as I am concerned the voids make it very special. Hope my wife doesn’t see it.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 852 days ago

Thanks for sharing this beuatyfull bowl. Must have been scary sometimes to turn these winding veins.

-- Douwe

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