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My first turnings

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Project by Marcel T posted 2292 days ago 927 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

‘Ello!

These are my first turnings, all done on my first lathe ‘design’ as detailed by my blog.
The first little button started as a wedge, and was sanded for quite a while. The ‘beehive’ type-thing was my second turning, using a hacksaw to rough in a cylinder, a chisel for the details and yes, a lot of sandpaper. My third turning fell apart into two pieces, but I still consider it one turning for some reason.

Cheers,
Marcel





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#1 posted 2291 days ago

Marcel,

These are interesting turnings. You took a novel approach in building these but they certainly do help with handling a turning addiction. :)

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#2 posted 2291 days ago

Thanks for the comment, Scott! :)

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#3 posted 2291 days ago

Great start, Marcel !

As Scott indicated- the addiction is just starting.

Keep us posted on your work.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#4 posted 2291 days ago

Will do Lew! I just started a blog, so if you want to read it, it’s there.
Thanks :)

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