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Project by Det posted 461 days ago 589 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I started this vase about two weeks ago. I wanted to see just how big I could turn it on the old Delta Lathe. I used a little bit of everything I had in the shop to include Cocobolo , Bocote, Oak, Birch, Hickory and a couple I’m not sure what they were. It ended up 29 inches tall and about 11 1/2 inches through. I stained with a Golden Oak finish.

-- Jim, Eagle Point, Oregon





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thedude50

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#1 posted 461 days ago

verry nice i like this kind of work

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#2 posted 461 days ago

Very nice! It looks substantial. No doubt about it, that took a lot of time.
I’m still surprised you were able to turn it on that lathe. Wish you had posted more pictures. Send me a couple when you get the chance.

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#3 posted 461 days ago

Love big and tall vases like this. The wood combinations made a very beautiful pattern. Great turning!

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#4 posted 460 days ago

Admirable one! Awesome turning. Perfectly made.

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