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Project by hairy posted 02-08-2013 04:46 PM 891 views 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Turned on 5 axis. I know, the plural of axis is axes, but it doesn’t look right.

Maple with Tung oil finish.

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...





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Tom Godfrey

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#1 posted 02-08-2013 05:41 PM

Great job Harry. I may have to try that some day when I am feeling lucky.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

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ratchet

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#2 posted 02-08-2013 06:02 PM

Very nice. Any instruction you could provide?

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hairy

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#3 posted 02-08-2013 06:20 PM

Thanks!!

I somewhat did it like this : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwwOVA9R6EU

-- in the confusion, I mighta grabbed the gold ...

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McLeanVA

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#4 posted 02-08-2013 06:34 PM

Dang that’s cool. Nice work.

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Porchfish

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#5 posted 02-08-2013 06:53 PM

Very Nice Hairy ! Pretty piece of Maple too !

-- If it smells good, eat it ! The pig caught under the fence is the one doing all thesquealing

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Roger

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#6 posted 02-09-2013 04:03 AM

Purdy snazzy, Hairy

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#7 posted 02-09-2013 05:12 AM

That is very nice.

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oldnovice

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#8 posted 02-09-2013 05:38 AM

I always wondered how those are made, and you did yours with 4 axis!

Good job, good looking project!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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Cygnwulf

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#9 posted 02-09-2013 03:09 PM

No, I would say 5… the 4 off center ones to do the outside, and one centered to do the inside and shape the foot.

That said, very, very nice.

-- Stephen H -- If it ain't broke, it probalby still needs fixing....

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Chris

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#10 posted 02-09-2013 03:34 PM

Nice lathe buy the way… I like your bowl concept I will have to try off center turning.

-- Chris ~ Central Michigan

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Dusty56

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#11 posted 02-09-2013 04:46 PM

Very nice turning , hairy , and a sweet piece of Maple to show it off : )

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murch

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#12 posted 02-11-2013 05:18 PM

Sweet little bowl Hairy. You’re keeping that new lathe very well. Not even a chip of paint off it yet.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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pudtiny

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#13 posted 02-14-2013 09:55 PM

lovely piece

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