Lazy Susan

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Project by bfergie posted 06-16-2012 07:28 PM 1789 views 5 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another lathe project, this time a Lazy Susan for the wife’s birthday. Walnut and maple. Pretty happy with how the maple swoosh turned out. I routed a recess on each piece for the turntable to make it less noticable.

My wife now wants a matching napkin holder!


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#1 posted 06-16-2012 07:39 PM

I like the swoosh! great contrast. Nice work

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#2 posted 06-16-2012 07:40 PM

Very nicely done. I love lazy susan’s. They are such a practical thing. I can’t cook a thing but everyone in my family are great cooks and and when a family sits around a table with a well cooked meal before them it is obvious that the lazy susan was a great invention. You did a very nice job on this.

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#3 posted 06-16-2012 07:58 PM

Swoosh is good…..

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#4 posted 06-16-2012 09:11 PM

I always wondered what a swoosh was now I know nice work incidently very nice.LOL Alistair

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#5 posted 06-16-2012 09:19 PM

Wow great looking lazy susan.

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#6 posted 06-16-2012 11:16 PM

That is one of the nicest LS I’ve seen : )

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#7 posted 06-16-2012 11:37 PM

I absolutely love it.

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#8 posted 06-17-2012 02:46 AM

Nice job ! I like maple and walnut together.

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#9 posted 06-18-2012 11:10 AM

Goodlooking project. I’d like to build one of these eventually. Thanks for sharing.

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