2nd bowl Walnut,Maple

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Project by Rj posted 07-30-2008 04:30 AM 1666 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my second bowl =Walnut & Maple 7”x4”. I thought I’d start with an easy Segmented rim

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#1 posted 07-30-2008 04:43 AM

Very nice turning. The walnut is beautiful. Nice job on the segmented rim also. Try getting a little thinner with each turning. I look forward to seeing your next. Thanks for sharing Rj.

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

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#2 posted 07-30-2008 05:00 AM

Terrific turning.

You must be a natural!


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 07-30-2008 05:05 AM

Very nice non-conventional turning, with interesting grain in the Wanut. What is the finish? It is not always necessary to turn real thin. Depends on the impression you want, and when the piece tells you to stop. I like it!

-- Imagination is more important than Knowledge

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#4 posted 07-30-2008 12:09 PM

I love it. Great job!
The contrasting wood really works.
Thanks for sharing.

-- ''Carry on my wayward son''

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#5 posted 07-30-2008 03:20 PM

Beautiful. Soon you may be giving Trifern a run for his money. :-)

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

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#6 posted 07-31-2008 02:40 AM

Great job with the tight joints, one little loose spot can really show up when you turn it, yours look great. Thanks.

-- Every cloud has a silver lining

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#7 posted 08-01-2008 05:54 AM

Very interesting design there RJ; outstanding results!

-- "Everything that is great and inspiring is created by the individual who labors in freedom" -- Albert Einstein

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#8 posted 08-02-2008 12:00 AM

Very nice turning.Great job!

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#9 posted 08-03-2008 07:50 PM

Very nice!!! I like the design.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#10 posted 12-25-2008 10:27 AM

what program did you use for the segment measurements?

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#11 posted 12-25-2008 02:22 PM

It is beautiful. Looks like the finish really came out good.

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