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Project by Roper posted 08-19-2012 01:56 PM 1491 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ash bowl with Walnut rim. 15”x8” Finished with Generals food safe salad bowl finish.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com





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MasterSergeant

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#1 posted 08-19-2012 02:57 PM

Yes it is, and a nice one!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 08-19-2012 03:00 PM

Beautiful a real stand out ,extra nice work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#3 posted 08-19-2012 03:03 PM

It looks very Scandinavian with the ash and the modern, clean lines. That is a big compliment, by the way. Your execution has to be perfect to make something that simple look fabulous.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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#4 posted 08-19-2012 04:29 PM

Roper, This is really a nice bowl a real eye popper the walnut adds a whole different dimension to the bowl. I like the finish you used I have never used this before and must give it a try!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#5 posted 08-19-2012 06:21 PM

It looks like the ash is all one piece. That’s a good sized chunk of ash ! Goes great with the walnut !

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

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#6 posted 08-19-2012 06:55 PM

Great looking bowl. Love that wood combination.

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#7 posted 08-19-2012 08:35 PM

That is a beautiful bowl.Ii like the contrasting trim ring on that light wood. Was the ash dry when you turned it?

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

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peteg

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#8 posted 08-19-2012 09:48 PM

Great timber combo Roper they go together spot on, love the ogee line top to bottom.
This is a nice sized bowl @ 15×8, very well done
Pete

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

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Woodbridge

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#9 posted 08-19-2012 10:56 PM

great looking bowl. The ash and walnut are a great combination.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 08-21-2012 10:17 PM

Man could I use that for a popcorn bowl. Want to trade for a box?

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need katanadesign.com

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#11 posted 08-21-2012 10:23 PM

that is one good looking bowl, some really nice turning work

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#12 posted 08-24-2012 04:47 PM

We should take Bibbs. I will give you a call when I get back from Monte Vista.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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