Spalted silver maple bowl

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Project by MyChipCarving posted 04-19-2013 11:17 PM 1450 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While cutting firewood, I came across a piece I couldn’t resist turning. From one section I turned a dish and bowl, insect holes and all. Thanks for looking!

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

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#1 posted 04-20-2013 12:16 AM

looks rely nice I want to start turning any advice

-- Tite Lines, May the wind be at your back

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#2 posted 04-20-2013 12:44 AM

Nice save – you have done well with your reclaimed wood.

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

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#3 posted 04-20-2013 01:04 AM

Reminds me of the rock formations you see in New Mexico. Nicely done.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#4 posted 04-20-2013 05:21 AM

They look great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#5 posted 04-21-2013 01:05 AM

Again, super nice turning

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#6 posted 04-21-2013 11:37 PM

Hello SGV,
looks rely nice I want to start turning any advice
advice I would offer as you get started is to take either a class or workshop on turning if possible. If this isn’t possible, get a good video so you can see how to turn and start with good technique. I like the Richard Raffan videos.

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

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