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Project by Rustic posted 02-03-2013 at 02:24 PM 614 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The white one is basswood about 4 inches and the 2nd one is mesquite and about 2 inches.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#1 posted 02-03-2013 at 02:30 PM

Boy, you just keep turning, turning, and turning; that’s great. I have not used my lathe much at all, I’m always busy with other projects and they are not always woodworking.

Keep up the good work, appreciate seeing them.

-- Doug, Reed City, Michigan

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#2 posted 02-03-2013 at 02:33 PM

Very beautifully turned. Thin is in. :)

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

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#3 posted 02-03-2013 at 03:32 PM

They both look really good. Like the mesquite one myself!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#4 posted 02-03-2013 at 03:49 PM

so do I

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#5 posted 02-03-2013 at 04:03 PM

Not bad rick I like the basswood over the other one. the shape is what I like…. :) keep turning

-- Chris ~ Central Michigan

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#6 posted 02-03-2013 at 04:22 PM

The basswood one is for Great Niece.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#7 posted 02-03-2013 at 05:58 PM

Great looking little bowls, Rick! I like the burned line accents.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#8 posted 02-03-2013 at 07:31 PM

nice little bowls!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#9 posted 02-03-2013 at 08:42 PM

Nice bowls. I too like the accent lines. I’d hate to half to choose.

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

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#10 posted 02-05-2013 at 07:31 AM

Like the thin shape on those beautiful bowls as well as the burnt accents. Great turning on the great wood.


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#11 posted 02-05-2013 at 09:25 AM

The burnt accents really caught my eye, very nice work.

-- Chrisy & Larry GR. MI.

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#12 posted 02-05-2013 at 09:05 PM

Nice bowls, Rick!!!!!!!!

You should be here. They are making a new ramp on I 10 and cutting down 1000 pecan trees and tuning them into fire wood. We got 6 logs so far and will go back for more before we come home n March…......Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#13 posted 02-05-2013 at 11:14 PM

Save me some lol.

--, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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