Thin Wall Coffee Scoops

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Project by nonickswood posted 02-27-2013 12:46 AM 2249 views 15 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There are all kinds of scoops on here, I think Alongiron
and I May have came across the same article Elegant Coffee Scoops
These were turned on a face plate, Someday I will have a Chuck. Fun little project to practice some thin wall turning, great item for those Coffee Connoisseurs. They hold just over 2 tablespoons of your favorite Beans!
Woods: Teak, Mahogany, Black Walnut, Maple, Oak.—Finish: Mineral oil & Beeswax.

Thanks for Looking!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#1 posted 02-27-2013 02:01 AM

NICE Nick,
At first photo I thought you’d turned a ring you put over the scoop bowl.
Did you use epoxy to glue the pieces together?

-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."

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#2 posted 02-27-2013 02:07 AM

WOW! those are thin! I’ve exploded stuff twice that thick. Nice job


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#3 posted 02-27-2013 03:15 AM

Nick; they are so unique. By gluing the two different wood types is a great idea.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#4 posted 02-27-2013 01:04 PM

Really nice.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#5 posted 02-27-2013 01:52 PM

Thanks for the comments & looking Guys,
Yes Pete, glued-up with 2 part Epoxy.

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#6 posted 02-28-2013 11:28 AM

Really nice workk.

-- Tommy,

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#7 posted 02-28-2013 04:11 PM

Really elegant scoops. Like the pretty handles and the mix of woods. Great turning!

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#8 posted 09-17-2013 04:16 PM

Scoops are addictive and FUN to turn. Your scoops came out really nice.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#9 posted 09-17-2013 04:17 PM

These look like they would be nice fun projects.

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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