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IDENTICAL TWIN GOBLETS

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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 779 days ago 1008 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These two identical goblets are made of padouk and walnut and stand 265mm tall. To achieve being identical, I turned one stage of each of them and put them again on the lathe to do the next stage until they finished, almost at the same time.
The rising shafts are single pieces and the little balls were added as two halves each.

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





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 779 days ago

Nice work Sam!

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Snookie

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#2 posted 779 days ago

Beautiful Sam. Keep up the good work!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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#3 posted 779 days ago

These “turned” out great ;) Thanks for sharing.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Roger

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#4 posted 779 days ago

Really awesome. Like the woods together, and the design is very kool

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

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Bob Collins

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#5 posted 779 days ago

Real nice Sam, like the selection of woods. They are identical al right.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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shipwright

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#6 posted 779 days ago

These are just beautiful Sam.
I always admire your work.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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degoose

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#7 posted 779 days ago

Bonza … Sam

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Joe Lyddon

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#8 posted 779 days ago

Beautiful work… as usual… Sam

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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lew

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#9 posted 779 days ago

Two beauties, Sam!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 779 days ago

When I do identical turnings I have to keep them quite a bit apart from each other and let the viewer think they are so. You don’t have that problem for sure. Nice crisp stain lines too.
gene

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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#11 posted 779 days ago

Beautiful work Sam.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#12 posted 778 days ago

Sam, outstanding as always. What a fun challange. Great Job!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#13 posted 777 days ago

Nice Sam, I can’t wait to share some work on pair of goblets I’m making as a wedding gift. Your segmented work inspired me.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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