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Plywood and perspex vessel

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Project by Bob Collins posted 12-24-2012 04:09 AM 1107 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This No 1 of three Gene Bottle type vessels I had orders for. This is about 15” tall to the top and has
red perspex spacers. I had to use instant glue to attach the perspex to the plywood and then Titebond 111 to glue rings together, got a bit messy along the way. Made with 144 plywood segments and 144 spacers plus base, top and lid. Pic 2 I placed a LED torch inside to show off the perspex. SOLD.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.





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#1 posted 12-24-2012 04:11 AM

Very cool design Bob

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#2 posted 12-24-2012 04:36 AM

Incredible job!

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

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#3 posted 12-24-2012 04:58 AM

Hery Bob, whata away to end the year, these are a couple of beauties Mate, great idea to play with the red Px, you’re havin way tooo much fun.
happy yule to you mate
Pete

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

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#4 posted 12-24-2012 07:15 AM

Looks great!

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#5 posted 12-24-2012 10:43 AM

Merry X’mas to all, thanks for the comments. Have a good one Pete.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#6 posted 12-24-2012 01:40 PM

you just get better and better!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 12-24-2012 02:25 PM

Bob, you have outdone yourself on this one. it is just beautiful- especially when you light light on the red perspex.

It is nice to be making pieces to order, too!!.........................Jim

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#8 posted 12-24-2012 03:06 PM

I really like this one! Nice work!

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#9 posted 12-24-2012 10:48 PM

Thanks again, Merry X;mas to all.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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