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My second segmented bowl

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Project by 49bill posted 08-18-2013 06:29 PM 893 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second attempt at a segmented bowl, have a lot of time in this one it was fun, and a little bit of a challenge. It’s made up of 85 pieces of wood, with Mahogany, Cherry, Black walnut, Wenge, Maple, Red oak,
White oak, and Hickory.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia





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Gary

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#1 posted 08-18-2013 06:48 PM

Great looking bowl, Bill. these segmented things fascinate me. I’d like to try one some day

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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GENET

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#2 posted 08-18-2013 08:18 PM

great job buddy looks real elegant i like the finish.

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Woodenwizard

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#3 posted 08-18-2013 10:43 PM

Nice bowl.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Eric in Florida.

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#4 posted 08-19-2013 12:11 AM

Super nice job Bill !
You’ll admire that piece of work a long time from now.
I want to try a segmented bowl.
Hope it comes out half as nice as yours.

-- Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs ~ Henry Ford

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ldl

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#5 posted 08-19-2013 02:39 AM

Bill I just love the diff colors. Nice job.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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doubleDD

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#6 posted 08-19-2013 03:27 AM

Beautiful looking bowl. The wood looks weaved together.

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

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JJones98042

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#7 posted 08-19-2013 03:58 AM

Great job! That came out VERY nice! :)

-- "Keep thy airspeed up, lest the earth come from below and smite thee." - William Kershner

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49bill

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#8 posted 08-19-2013 10:48 AM

Thanks guys I really appreciate the nice comments. I’m trying to get enough of these built before Christmas so I can give them to the family for Christmas gifts. Thanks again for looking, and the nice comments.

-- Bill, Quitman, Georgia

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cajunpen

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#9 posted 08-19-2013 04:55 PM

One Bill to another – Great Bowl. I think that it turned out beautiful.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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Roger

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#10 posted 08-20-2013 11:45 AM

You’re a natural when it comes to turning. Beautifully done.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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