Chestnut Vessel

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Project by Loucarb posted 07-08-2012 08:23 PM 998 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not sure what you call this (box,vessel) but it was nice to turn. It measures 5” wide 3 1/2” tall. It’s turned from a piece of scrap chestnut with a padauk knob. Aniline dyed and wipe on poly finish. Thanks for looking. Lou

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#1 posted 07-08-2012 08:37 PM

Lou, what a pretty lidded box. I love the shape as well as the finish. You do Great Work!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#2 posted 07-08-2012 09:29 PM

hi very nice little round box nice turning the are nice to turn and the sell well


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#3 posted 07-08-2012 11:01 PM

I say call it “purdy” Lou. Nicely done.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#4 posted 07-08-2012 11:08 PM

That is one looking lidded box/ veshile…......

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#5 posted 07-08-2012 11:46 PM

Nice work Lou, gee you’re getting that finish to a verty nice standard now :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#6 posted 07-09-2012 12:14 AM

Lou, I’d call it a lidded vessel and it is beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!...................Jim

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

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#7 posted 07-09-2012 05:13 AM


Well done on the exacution and finish. This is why I love turning so much.


-- Please help me help other Vets click..> is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#8 posted 07-09-2012 11:07 AM

Beautifully done Lou and the finish is superb.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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