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Cholla and Copper Bangle

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Project by BangleGuy posted 08-09-2012 03:49 AM 1704 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finally made it back into the shop tonight and finished a bangle that I had started a month ago. Shees! I will be glad when fall comes so I can let up on the yard work :)

This is a women’s size 8 copper (wide) and alumilite potted cholla bangle. I finished it using CA and the foam wiper method with 8000 grit MM and polished with EEE. I sure like applying CA with crafters foam.

-- www.BangleGuy.com





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Von

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#1 posted 08-09-2012 04:18 AM

awesome work! makes me drool at the idea of someday owning a lathe

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Ken90712

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#2 posted 08-09-2012 08:16 AM

Really nice work, love the look of this!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Rob W

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#3 posted 08-09-2012 12:06 PM

Very nice!
Do they make a metal core set like that for rings?

-- Rob — I've cut it off twice and it's still too short!, http://www.witzkewood.com

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Helgi

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#4 posted 08-09-2012 03:53 PM

this is nice. would like to do this. :)

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MonteCristo

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#5 posted 08-09-2012 04:53 PM

Really beautiful !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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BangleGuy

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#6 posted 08-10-2012 04:27 AM

Thanks all. I really like the look of the Cholla cactus. I sell the metal bangle cores and cholla blanks on my website. I am trying to develop a line of metal ring cores for this fall.

-- www.BangleGuy.com

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#7 posted 08-11-2012 07:17 PM

These are beautiful!

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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