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Project by 8ball posted 761 days ago 925 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Mesquite bowl with inlay in the cracks. Finish is arm r seal. Thanks for looking.

-- Rodney, Arlington Texas





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TomTinkerSum

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#1 posted 761 days ago

Beautiful job. Is that turquoise or malachite? Can I ask where you are getting crushed rock of such nice color? Are you buying small pieces and crushing them yourself? Once again, great piece!!

-- If a woodchuck could chuck wood, he's probably not a Lumberjock --

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SuburbanDon

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#2 posted 760 days ago

Very nice. I never heard of filling in cracks like that.

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murch

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#3 posted 760 days ago

Great looking bowl 8ball. Love the satiny finish.

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 760 days ago

Nice bowl. Did you use CA glue or epoxy with the turquoise for a filler?

................Jim

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

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JayCop

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#5 posted 760 days ago

Im also curious as to what you used epoxy or ca? Also what brand/viscosity? Did you just sand it on the lathe to even the inlay with the piece or did you use something else?

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 760 days ago

Beautiful

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8ball

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#7 posted 758 days ago

hi Tom it is turquoise, and I get it from bear tooth woods, or woodturnerscatalog.com.
Jim I used epoxy.
Jaycop I turned it down with an easy wood tool and then sanded it.

-- Rodney, Arlington Texas

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