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Project by MasterSergeant posted 12-17-2012 10:48 PM 1144 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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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 12-17-2012 11:27 PM

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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#2 posted 12-17-2012 11:49 PM

Lilac wood now that’s different! Looks great!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#3 posted 12-17-2012 11:54 PM

Pretty cool nice work Kelly

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#4 posted 12-18-2012 12:54 AM

You light up our day. Looks good.

-- George Coles, https://www.jarrahworks.com

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#5 posted 12-18-2012 04:11 AM

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

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 12-19-2012 04:45 AM

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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#7 posted 12-19-2012 12:46 PM

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

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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