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Project by tomd posted 11-14-2012 02:50 AM 2225 views 10 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are 3 open segmented bowls, the first two are 48 segment rings 21 rings high, the last one is 50 segment rings 25 rings high. Also the first are 15”D x 7”H, the third is 16”D x 8”H. They are enjoyable to build but very difficult to turn.

-- Tom D





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#1 posted 11-14-2012 02:54 AM

Wow Tom these are all so beautiful and hard to imagine turning them.Very fine work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 11-14-2012 03:17 AM

Those are awesome to say the least. I’ve never done much turning but I’m curious about the process used to accomplish this. Very nice effect.

-- J.C.Sellers, Norcross, Ga. Just cut it right the first time. The best carpenters make the fewest chips.

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#3 posted 11-14-2012 05:28 AM

Very nice Tom.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#4 posted 11-14-2012 05:47 AM

Wow Tom, Fabulous example of design, build & turn. 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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#5 posted 11-14-2012 06:00 AM

Really, really incredible work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#6 posted 11-14-2012 06:43 AM

Excellent work

-- Vince

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#7 posted 11-14-2012 09:45 AM

Wood + glue + saw + patience + talent = works of art.
Fantastic projects.

Forgot to mention lathe, chisels, sandpaper, finishing etc, but you know what I mean.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#8 posted 11-14-2012 11:29 AM

Tom – simply stunning work. These pieces are really incredible.

-- Brice, Philadelphia

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#9 posted 11-14-2012 12:40 PM

HOLY SMOKES! I think a video is in order…....AWESOME work!!!!!!

-- Measuring twice and cutting once only works if you read the tape correctly!

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#10 posted 11-14-2012 01:43 PM

Excellent work!! Very interesting!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#11 posted 11-14-2012 02:16 PM

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#12 posted 11-14-2012 03:40 PM

Excellent—3x

GREAT work !!!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#13 posted 11-14-2012 07:20 PM

Pretty amazing work.

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#14 posted 11-14-2012 08:57 PM

These are ever beautiful !!!

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#15 posted 11-14-2012 10:06 PM

amazing!!!!!!

-- Joel

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