my girlfriend's first handles

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Maple, walnut and purpleheart. This was her first turning project and did pretty darn good. Downside is now I have to spend money on better turning tools for her. If that’s a downside.

-- Sparks

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#1 posted 553 days ago

They look cool,nice.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 553 days ago

Nice color combination!!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 553 days ago

Good question at the end!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 553 days ago

These look gr8! 2 o my favorite things…. ice cream & pizza…. don’t get any better than that

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 553 days ago

That’s good! Great choice of wood! The purpleheart totally complements with walnut .

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#6 posted 553 days ago

Well done, congrats to her. Sharing time in the shop with your boss is fun. Blondie just told me she wants to start learing to make signs with the router. I’m like cool I’ll go buy the templates.

Have fun and look fwd to seeing more from you guys.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 553 days ago

Fantastic pieces! worth spending the money. You can’t buy precious memories.


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#8 posted 552 days ago

Great color combo and the shaping is well done. It looks like you will be sharing the shop permanently. That can really test a relationship but make it stronger too. Enjoy your time together!

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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