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Second turned box

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Project by ldl posted 01-17-2013 06:22 PM 1138 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had to cut a block off of one of the bowl blanks that was split and it was to big to throw away. This is what it turned into. The turning isn’t hard to do but it getting the lid joint right is a challenge for me. I’m learning though. Just takes practice. I am also learning how to use jam chucks to remove the top and bottom tenons. Always new things to learn. Like they say it’s never to late to teach an old dog new tricks.

I just noticed that I didn’t have the lid down all the way which is the reason for the crack under the lid.

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





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 01-17-2013 06:24 PM

That’s a real nice one. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#2 posted 01-17-2013 07:25 PM

Nice turning ,I like it’s size and shape.

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#3 posted 01-17-2013 11:56 PM

Nice turning and thanks for the inspiration !
I’ve got to make something like this for use in the kitchen for Sea Salt : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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ldl

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#4 posted 01-18-2013 03:15 AM

Thanks for the comments guys.

I see I forgot measurements again. It is about 4” x 6” & made of cherry. Finish with Capt Eddie’s OB Shine Juice

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

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Woodknack

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#5 posted 01-18-2013 08:54 AM

I’m working my way toward bowls, gives me inspiration.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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ldl

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#6 posted 01-18-2013 11:54 AM

Hang in there Rick it’ll happen.

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

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cosmicturner

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#7 posted 01-18-2013 02:32 PM

Really nice box Dewayne, I like what you did to the bottom and cherry turns so nice and get a darker patina with age it is like us we get better with age…lol..right hope to see more of your work soon
Happy Turning

-- Cosmicturner

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#8 posted 01-18-2013 02:34 PM

Nice job. Like how it looks.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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ldl

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#9 posted 01-19-2013 02:55 AM

Thanks again for the comments. I’m just having fun as Capt Eddie would say “makin shavings”. Haaa Haaa

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

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