Plywood plus 8" bowl

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Project by bobcol posted 06-04-2012 08:43 AM 1500 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There should have been two of these but the plywood was crap and I did replace it on this one but it’s twin ended up in the rubbish bin, couldn’t save it as per my signature. For those worried about foreign material there is 60% wood and 38% perspex (plexiglass) 2% dried glue..

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#1 posted 06-04-2012 01:51 PM

Wow, plywood makes a great bowl! I learn something new everyday. It looks fantastic, nice work.

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#2 posted 06-04-2012 04:22 PM

Outstanding!! At first it reminded me of one of those tropical fish about that color. Very nice!!......Jim

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#3 posted 06-04-2012 06:11 PM

That is beautifulll

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#4 posted 06-04-2012 08:08 PM

What did you use to adhere plexi to wood?

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#5 posted 06-04-2012 09:44 PM

I agree, it does make me think tropical fish. Very unusual design.

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#6 posted 06-05-2012 02:59 AM

I like it, thought it was a eyeball staring back

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#7 posted 06-05-2012 03:47 AM

That is an awesome bowl. Its eye caught me.

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#8 posted 06-05-2012 10:46 AM

Thanks for the comments. I haven’t perfected this yet and have another 2 lots ready to turn.
If anyone is interested in trying these look up Dennis Keelings web site for instructions. Well worth a try.

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#9 posted 06-05-2012 10:47 AM

Very cool looking bowl!


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