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Miniature 2up2down winged box

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Project by Bob Collins posted 07-15-2013 06:02 AM 861 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After quite a few attempts I think I have produced a 2×2 winged box good enough to post. To much fiddling around with these little blighters so it is back to normal turning for me but has been a lot of fun.
Pic 2 shows the three different type of winged boxes
Pic 6 shows the results of many attempts. Advantage is if there is an accident with the wings is hopefully there are four wings left to play with.
I will post the other three in the next post.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools





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aussiedave

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#1 posted 07-15-2013 09:50 AM

Hey Bob…looks like you have pretty much mastered the winged boxes….looking good.

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

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Ronald G Campbell

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#2 posted 07-15-2013 10:40 AM

Looks good. I have done many winged pieces and they are a challenge and fun. The results are great
Ron

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 07-15-2013 02:40 PM

Great turnings, Bob!!!!!!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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peteg

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#4 posted 07-15-2013 09:36 PM

Sure got some variations here Bob, well done these can be tricky
Pete

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

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captbbrooks

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#5 posted 07-16-2013 01:03 AM

Great job. What did you use to make the little indentations?

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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Bob Collins

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#6 posted 07-16-2013 01:33 AM

Brian, I use the dremel and a small metal burr, found the burr gives a better cut using the side. Time consuming but I prefer this to sanding the wings on the lathe, even these little buggers sting the fingers. G’day Pete. finally got the mini 2 and 2 now I can get a life. Your right Ron they are a challenge and fun to turn. Dave, I don’t think they will be mastered, well not by me. Thanks for the comments.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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Craig Havran

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#7 posted 07-17-2013 06:09 PM

Nice work, Bob. Keep em comin’!

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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