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Project by Zelbar posted 05-30-2013 03:19 PM 1966 views 19 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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A Walnut and Cherry Wood Fruit Bowl. 12” Diameter.

-- With more power you can make toothpicks faster





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hein

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#1 posted 05-30-2013 03:31 PM

Beautiful

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 05-30-2013 03:32 PM

A very unique design well done.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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majuvla

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#3 posted 05-30-2013 04:45 PM

It’s very beautiful and unusuall. Cherry and walnut – pretty good combination.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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deon

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#4 posted 05-30-2013 05:01 PM

Great design

-- Dreaming patterns

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hoosier0311

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#5 posted 05-30-2013 06:39 PM

never seen anything like that before, very cool design and incredibly well done !

-- I'm only deaf in one ear,,,,,I just can't hear out of the other one., Denny, Indiana implant, living in PA

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 05-30-2013 07:04 PM

Very neat bowl. Do you have any shots of the build process?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Zelbar

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#7 posted 05-30-2013 07:35 PM

No I did not take any pictures of the build. I have done them two ways. The first ones I did I cut on the scroll saw. This one I cut out on my laser. Both ways have some issues. I don’t use a scroll saw a lot so my circles on the scroll saw while they were ok were not great. On the laser I get perfect circles but it burns the outer layer so it requires a good sanding on the spindle sander to remove it and which changes the diameter a bit so you need to account for it. The outer stairs are two identical pieces that are half lapped at the center to form the X pattern.

Here is a Purpleheart and Maple one done on the scroll saw

-- With more power you can make toothpicks faster

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Hawaiilad

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#8 posted 05-30-2013 07:43 PM

Nice looking bowl. I have also cut those on the Scrollsaw.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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lazyoakfarm

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#9 posted 05-30-2013 09:00 PM

Scroll saw. Of course. I sold mine when I got out of building remote control airplanes. That is really cool looking bowl. Laser… I had no idea that it could cut something that thick.
Nice Job!

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doubleDD

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#10 posted 05-31-2013 12:07 AM

Nice looking bowl and a very unique design.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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HorizontalMike

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#11 posted 05-31-2013 03:12 AM

Wow! That really catches the eye and holds your attention. Cool!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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mnausa

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#12 posted 01-24-2014 01:45 AM

Great design! I’d love to make some of these for gifts. Did you just glue the rings to the base or use some sort of fastener?

-- Mike, Mississippi, www.facebook.com/pages/Wood-b-Perfect/169836013081912

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Zelbar

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#13 posted 01-24-2014 05:15 PM

The rings are just glued to the base. I make the rings to fit fairly tight so they have bond on both the bottom and side.

-- With more power you can make toothpicks faster

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