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Project by slotman posted 06-13-2013 01:02 AM 821 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Spalted Elm Bowl

-- Roger





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HorizontalMike

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#1 posted 06-13-2013 01:28 AM

Nice turning. I have got to try bowls. I have on turned knobs and spindles thus far.

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

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Sandra

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#2 posted 06-13-2013 01:58 AM

Lovely bowl.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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Bob A in NJ

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#3 posted 06-13-2013 02:40 AM

Good looking bowl with both interesting shape and wood selection. Nice job.

-- Bob A in NJ

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Tim

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#4 posted 06-13-2013 06:55 AM

Awesome wood and awesome talent I love it. Great job Slotman. :D

-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh

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NonnoTony48

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#5 posted 06-13-2013 09:38 AM

Hello Slotman, Beautiful Wood and Beautiful Shape, I would have spent another five minutes trying to get rid of the tool marks on the inside, What finish did you use??

Cheers Antonio.

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murch

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#6 posted 06-13-2013 12:41 PM

Lovely piece. I made a very similar one last week from spalted Beech. What’s the size?

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 06-13-2013 12:59 PM

That’s a good looking bowl and the wood is beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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BobWemm

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#8 posted 06-13-2013 01:48 PM

Great looking bowl and I love the spalting.
Awesome.

-- 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. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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slotman

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#9 posted 06-13-2013 08:23 PM

The remaining tool marks were a result of lighting, or lack of when I was turning it. I turn outside & was trying to beat the dark. Gonna have to do something about that. It is 10” accross & it is just shellawax.

-- Roger

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Roger

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#10 posted 06-18-2013 12:17 AM

Oh yea. That’s a beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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