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Scraps to pencil cup

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Project by GenuineGeek posted 03-24-2013 04:39 PM 696 views 1 time favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I have been turning a number of things with Tiger wood boards (I first thought it as zebra wood). I usually cut off the corners with my chop saw to save time and wear on my hand tools turning it down at the lathe. This provides me with a collection of triangle shaped pieces. I laminated 4 of these together and turned it down to true it up, but didn’t know what to do with it then. I slightly tapered it and made a cup.
Sanded to 320.
Finished with OB Shine Juice (BLO + Shellac + Alcohol)

-- Don't try to figure it out... just turn it.





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#1 posted 03-25-2013 02:35 AM

Good job!!! Waaay too cool use of scrap. We should all thank you for the idea!!

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