Turned bowl

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Project by ybotyawnoc posted 463 days ago 516 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Turned from a square blank of amazaque (no, I’ve never heard of it either!). Finished with cellulose and briwax.

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#1 posted 463 days ago

Stunning timber.
Thanks for showing.

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better.

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#2 posted 463 days ago

Fantastic wood and a very nice turning.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 463 days ago

Nice OG shape on the bowl, neat wood, I will have to try and find some. Thanks for sharing it with us.

-- Mark clio,mi ..making wood talk is fun

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Jim Sellers

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#4 posted 462 days ago

Very nice work on the bowl. Beautiful wood but just because you don’t know what it is don’t mean you have to make up a name for it. (just kidding) So how did you happen across a blank piece of amazaque? I’ve never heard of it either. (neither has my spell checker)

-- J.C.Sellers

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#5 posted 462 days ago

Apparently it’s also known as ovangkol, it’s an African timber.
My brother bought me the blank for my birthday.

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#6 posted 461 days ago

Gorgeous bowl! Love the wood and the finish. Great turning!

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#7 posted 452 days ago

Stunning wood! Great job!

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