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Project by trifern posted 07-16-2008 01:52 PM 1296 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made for the president’s challenge at my local wood turners club. The challenge was to turn an ear ring holder. This is turned from box elder and is 9” x 5”. Nothing special, just wanted to meet the challenge.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#2 posted 07-16-2008 04:30 PM

Nice, looks kinda like a mushroom.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#3 posted 07-16-2008 05:10 PM

Nice idea, very pretty.

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

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#4 posted 07-16-2008 07:01 PM

Your wife sure doesn’t have many earrings!!

Nice work!!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 07-16-2008 07:32 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#6 posted 07-17-2008 03:52 AM

Nice thin lines there Joe.

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#7 posted 07-18-2008 06:34 AM

Joe, I agree with Glen, except I was thinking mushroom cloud :)

Anyway it looks great. I love the color variation. How is the top attached to the base…or is it?

-- Martin, Kansas

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#8 posted 07-18-2008 06:41 AM

Nice turning.

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#9 posted 07-18-2008 01:55 PM

Martin, I turned a small tenon on the base, drill a small hole in the top, and glued them together with CA.

Thanks for all the kind remarks. I appreciate them all.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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