first ring

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Project by steve posted 06-25-2013 11:02 PM 809 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I tried my hand at making a ring. I have some Padouk, so I cut off a lil’ block and made this ring at the bandsaw and sander. It was fun.

-- steve/USA

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#1 posted 06-26-2013 12:33 AM


-- Lynn Bradford | Indiana | A poor excuse is better than none.

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#2 posted 06-26-2013 05:16 AM

How thick is it? I am thinking about trying it the easy way with a drill press and hole saw. I like the grain in that one.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#3 posted 06-26-2013 01:28 PM

Nice! I like to do the bentwood style or lamination style for strength though, solid rings tend to break.
Nice first try, keep it up!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#4 posted 06-28-2013 02:39 PM

Cool ring! The wood has some pretty grains. Well done!


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#5 posted 07-10-2013 11:49 PM

Thanks. It hasn’t broke yet, and I’ve been wearing it for a while.

-- steve/USA

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