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Ambrosia Maple Bowl

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Project by SugarbeatCo posted 07-24-2012 04:48 PM 1064 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first try at turning ambrosia maple, and it turned really nice. The Bowl is about 8” wide and a lil more than 2 inches tall. Finished at 800 grit and treated with hot beeswax and mineral oil, and buffed out to what you see here. I left a few beetle tunnels near the rim of the bowl, to signify the cause of ambrosia maple, and highlight the woods natural beauty. Thanks for looking, hope you like it!

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...





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bobasaurus

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#1 posted 07-24-2012 05:19 PM

Nice job. I really like ambrosia maple, and the shape of the bottom is quite nice.

-- Allen, Colorado

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#2 posted 07-24-2012 05:36 PM

Most people are alergic to ambrosia but this one looks quite outstanding.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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John

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#3 posted 07-24-2012 08:32 PM

Very nice it almost looks like a camo pattern.

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Tom Godfrey

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#4 posted 07-25-2012 11:49 AM

Super nice.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tomhcww@gmail.com)

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