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Project by zvika posted 02-12-2013 08:39 AM 1220 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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vase was made of the heartwood of rosewood(the sapwood was eaten by worms ):)
diameter:5 1/4 in.
height :6 1/2 in.

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#1 posted 02-12-2013 10:27 AM

looks wonderfull…great colour and shape…
very acurate turning….well done

-- jjempson

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#2 posted 02-12-2013 10:27 AM

Another really interesting turning. Glad the worms didn’t get it all!

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

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#3 posted 02-12-2013 02:54 PM

really a neat turning—gives me an idea on a project i’m working on—welcome to lumberjocks great people here.

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#4 posted 02-12-2013 03:15 PM

Welcome to Ljs
Beautiful vase.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 02-12-2013 03:40 PM

Neat vase. I like the beads all the way down. Nice finish.

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

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#6 posted 02-12-2013 05:34 PM

Simple and elegant. Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#7 posted 02-12-2013 05:44 PM

Great Job.
Can you tell us how you were able to keep the rings so uniform. I think if I tried that the rings would have to be considered a baroque pattern.

-- Les B, Oregon

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#8 posted 02-12-2013 06:28 PM

I like the design. Doesn’t seem the normal color of rosewood (?)

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

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#9 posted 02-12-2013 10:06 PM

Thank you guys for your comments.
The uniform

rings were performed with a jig that i made. The jig is a drill bit that was grindded to 45 degrees and the rings were made with the sharp end of the jig.

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#10 posted 02-14-2013 02:27 PM

Fantastic shape on that vase! Like the beautiful wood ad finish. Awesome turning!


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#11 posted 02-14-2013 02:32 PM

Beautiful. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#12 posted 02-15-2013 01:41 PM

Very cool tool you are using sir!

-- Cosmicturner

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