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LIDDED ROUND BOX/BOWL WILD CHERRY

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Project by dingle posted 11-08-2012 04:00 AM 654 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nice lidded bowl/container turned from a piece of wild cherry. This bowl is one of the larger turnings I have done. I thought using Wild Cherry, the color of the bowl would have been a redder color. It is reflecitng alot of character especially the side shot showing a imdage of some thing This is my 19th project. I sanded this with 60 grit paper up to 600 grit. Than the finish is triple EEE and Shellawax. Managed to get a good tight fit on the lid and over night it even got more tighter. This was a fund project that took me about 3 hours from sawing the log with a chain saw to the finish project.





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#1 posted 11-08-2012 06:28 AM

This looks great nice work.

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#2 posted 11-08-2012 12:55 PM

Hey that is a nice one, Danny. Please bring it along today when we go to the play. I’d like to see it and see the wild cherry wood. If it is like regular cherry, it will naturally darken over time. Do you have a small chunk I can ply with?????...............Jim

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

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