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Project by brownred posted 444 days ago 693 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After 10 years of not woodworking I wanted to make some pipes so I bought a 3520B. Most pipe makers use a metal lathes. So here is my first pipe. Part of it was turneded and drilled on the lathe and then carved, filed then sanded.

LDL, you thought my first project would be a bowl, didnt you?

-- Phil in Sutallee Georgia





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stefang

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#1 posted 444 days ago

Looks very nicely done.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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BGW

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#2 posted 444 days ago

As a pipe smoker, I can really appreciate this. Very nicely done!

-- Bob, Indiana, "Well done is better than well said." -Ben Franklin http://www.bgwconstructionllc.com/

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cosmicturner

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#3 posted 443 days ago

Nice pipe…welcome back

-- Cosmicturner

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ldl

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#4 posted 443 days ago

Yep. I did figure it would be a bowl. Looks good though.

Glad you finally got it posted and good luck with your future turnings. Hang in there.

I guess your computer liked it to as it kept telling you it was thinking about it. Haaa Haaa

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

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 443 days ago

Great job,you had to be talented before your hiatus because your talents still there.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WoodenFrog

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#6 posted 443 days ago

NIIIIIIIIIICCCCEEE!!!!!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#7 posted 443 days ago

Need some action shots.

Seriously, nice job on the pipe!

:-)

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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brownred

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#8 posted 443 days ago

Thanks everyone. If I knew I was going to post this I would have taken a few more prosess pictures.

-- Phil in Sutallee Georgia

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Snookie

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#9 posted 443 days ago

Like your pipe, you really did a nice job. My carving leaves a lot to be desired!!!!!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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NormG

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#10 posted 442 days ago

Great pipe, thanks for sharing, congrats on the 3520B and welcome back

-- Norman

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