First Bowl

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Project by JRD posted 12-31-2012 08:29 PM 878 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first bowl. It is made from Mahogany.

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#1 posted 12-31-2012 08:36 PM

Super looking bowl.nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-31-2012 11:02 PM

hi looks good for your first i like it
keep on turning


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#3 posted 01-01-2013 12:23 AM

sweet bowl nice job

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#4 posted 01-01-2013 12:49 AM

Great job. Two different one?

-- My theroy in wood working will be. If I'm not enjoying doing it i won't do it.

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#5 posted 01-01-2013 12:40 PM

No, It’s the same bowl. I made it from mahogany. It is just 4 discs cut from a board with the first three layers having the grain aligned, and the top disc grain turned 90degrees.

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#6 posted 01-03-2014 02:36 AM

What do you use for finish, the bowls look really good

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#7 posted 01-03-2014 01:21 PM

On the first and second bowsl I used gloss polyurethane, on the second bowl (large walnut) I used semi-gloss lacquer, and on the fourth and fourth and fifth I used gloss lacquer
(I have been looking to see the difference in thee appearances)

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