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Pecan natural edge ( bowl ?)

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Project by 49bill posted 01-16-2013 12:52 PM 946 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my first try at turning a natural edge bowl. The bowl would have been deeper, and look more like a bowl
had I not been scared it would blow out. I hit a large worm hole with the worm still in it so I decided I better quit turning.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 01-16-2013 01:51 PM

I am sure the worm felt worse about it than you did!

I like it

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

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#2 posted 01-16-2013 02:19 PM

Bet the worm was thinking the same thing! Just kidding!
Love the look of this bowl just like it is! Nice work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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ldl

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#3 posted 01-16-2013 02:59 PM

Bowl looks good. I like the diff patterns in it. Don’t feel bad bout the thickness as my first natural edge was about 1 1/2” thick also. Just keep up the good werk. Ole worm’ll have to get a new house huh? Haaa Haaa

Don’t blame you for being cautious.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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#4 posted 01-16-2013 05:57 PM

Very cool Bowl Bill .

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 01-16-2013 08:50 PM

Very nicely done to be your early attempts. Did ya grab that worm and go catch you a fish? :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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MonteCristo

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#6 posted 01-17-2013 12:49 AM

Neat piece of wood !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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