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Started with two limbs from the neighbors lilac bush and a mulberry tree, put them on my lathe and magically my first lamp materialized out of the logs.

For The brace I used mulberry and the lamp body lilac wood.

This project was A lot of fun and challenging in a couple areas. I’m quite sure there will be more lamp turnings in my future.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction





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Oldtool

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#1 posted 621 days ago

Nice turning and lamp. Looks real good Master Sarge.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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woodshaver

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#2 posted 621 days ago

Lilac wood now that’s different! Looks great!

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

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 621 days ago

Pretty cool nice work Kelly

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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George Coles

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#4 posted 621 days ago

You light up our day. Looks good.

-- George Coles, Antipolo, Philippines

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sras

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#5 posted 621 days ago

I’d say you hit the shape perfectly. Nice project!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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KOVA

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#6 posted 620 days ago

ERES UN EXPERTO CON TU LATHE SARGENTO MAESTRO :-)
TE FELICITO :-D

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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MasterSergeant

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#7 posted 619 days ago

Thanks Kova! I am always learning new techniques and above all HAVING FUN :-)

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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