Three matching bowls

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Project by cajunpen posted 06-12-2013 02:31 AM 901 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The woods are Mahogany and Tiger Maple. The bowls are about 6” wide and 6” tall. I used wipe on Poly for the finish, then buffed with the three wheel Beal buffing system. These bowls are Ringmaster bowls, made from a single laminated board. They are really fast and fun to make.

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

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#1 posted 06-12-2013 03:08 AM

Bill, your bowls just keep getting better. Nice work with the mahogany and maple.

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

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#2 posted 06-12-2013 03:12 AM

Making anything that matches something else is a challenge for some of us. Really nice bowls, Bill!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 06-12-2013 04:20 AM

Great job. The more I see these awesome turnings the more I want to get a lathe. Nice bowls!

-- Jay -

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#4 posted 06-12-2013 10:53 AM

Oh yes. I likes em a lot

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 06-12-2013 11:54 AM

Some very nice bowls there Bill….great job….

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#6 posted 06-12-2013 12:39 PM

Wonderful work, Bill. They look great.

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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#7 posted 06-12-2013 01:59 PM

Nice work.

-- Chris K

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#8 posted 06-12-2013 06:35 PM

I really like those! Great look and work sir!


-- DaytonHM Dayton Va.

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#9 posted 06-12-2013 11:31 PM

Nice work and the woods look great together.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#10 posted 06-13-2013 05:17 PM

Nice bowls. I like this stripe in the middle.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 06-23-2013 08:21 PM

One word man… beautiful!

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - --

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