Miniature winged boxes (the other 3)

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Project by Bob Collins posted 07-15-2013 06:11 AM 771 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These 3 winged boxes were the results from my previous post of attempting to achieve turning a miniature 2up2down wings project. Pic 4 is a poor result Pic 5 shows the lids of to show I did hollow them. Just for
info the wings on these little buggers hurt as much as the big ones.

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

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#1 posted 07-15-2013 09:52 AM

You have been busy Bob….I like the little 4 wings up box…:)

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 07-15-2013 02:39 PM

Very cool, Bob, you are getting real good at it. I’ll bet the texturing takes more time than the turning!!
Cheers, Jim

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

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#3 posted 07-15-2013 09:47 PM

You’re turning into a machine Bob, like Jim :: )))
Well done mate

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

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Bob Collins

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#4 posted 07-16-2013 01:37 AM

Dave, got the bee in the bonnet and just kept going until I got the one I wanted. Pic 2 came out Ok after the burning. Jim, texturing took some time but beats sanding on the lathe, those little wings have a bite.
Pete, finally got it, now life is back to normal, damn cold this winter so will spend time indoors. Thanks for the comments.

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

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#5 posted 07-21-2013 12:33 PM

They are neat, Bob, and I agree with you, they all hurt.

-- 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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