Walnut Vase

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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 06-17-2013 02:28 AM 962 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut vase turned and fluted. Turned on the new Carter Hollow Roller Xl Approx 23 inches tall.

-- Ron Campbell

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#1 posted 06-17-2013 03:23 AM

Real nice Ron, nice wood and nice finish. Must look up that Carter Hollower.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#2 posted 06-17-2013 03:45 AM

Beautiful job Ron. Also will add, the Carter Hollower is a great addition to turning.

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

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#3 posted 06-17-2013 07:06 AM

That is one TALL slender vase Ron, beautiful piece of walnut for the job, very nice indeed :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#4 posted 06-17-2013 08:04 AM

Unique design and beautiful turning work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 06-17-2013 10:00 AM

Another beautiful vase Ron…always a pleasure to see your work. Did you make a router jig or something to make those long grooves up the side of the vase….it looks really nice.

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

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#6 posted 06-17-2013 10:33 AM

great vase. I saw it over on WTU, but I have connectivity issues there & could not comment. I’m glad you posted a picture next to a chair, as it gives a great idea on how deep you hollowed. Super job.

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Ronald G Campbell

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#7 posted 06-17-2013 11:34 AM

Dave yes I made a router table and router sled to be able to flute the sides of the vase. Now if I could only visualize how Michelletwo does her platter I would be happy.. Thanks guys for all the comments. The Hollow Roller Xl will be at the AAW and I will be working the booth too. Stop by and see me.

-- Ron Campbell

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#8 posted 06-17-2013 01:51 PM

Very attractive!

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

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#9 posted 07-08-2013 02:07 PM

Great job! I have looked into the Carter Hollow roller, so far I have talked myself out of it twice. I have watched their video, and other video reviews about it, and got the impression it would only go 9 – 10 inches deep. Did you kick it up a notch, or is it right out of the box that deep? Keep up the good work. Thanks!!

-- My reality check bounced...

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Ronald G Campbell

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#10 posted 11-29-2013 02:39 AM

Yes this was done with the Carter Hollow Roller Xl. It is much bigger than the standard Hollow Roller. With the Standard hollow Roller you can only go about 13 inches. This is almost 23 inches. You can go as deep as 30 inches with the Hollow Roller Xl

-- Ron Campbell

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