Plywood Vase

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Project by Bob Collins posted 10-08-2013 08:52 AM 883 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was done with the scrollsaw and consists 12 rings 1/4” thich plus the 2 top layers. Has a glass vase insert so it can hold water for natural flowers. Vase is 12” tall and 7” at widest point, the bottom rings were cut at 22 degrees and top layers at 45 degrees.

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

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#2 posted 10-08-2013 09:10 AM

Unique design. You proved that plywood can be used in so many ways. It seems this beautiful vase needed a lot of hand sanding. Congratulations.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#3 posted 10-08-2013 09:38 AM

Hey Mr Collins, its amazing seeing what you can make with a scroll saw and the amount of creativity you have with all your plywood designs. Great job!

-- Tim, Sydney Australia,,

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#4 posted 10-08-2013 10:49 AM

Very cool and very inventive Bob…so many ways to use ply wood…:)

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#5 posted 10-08-2013 11:01 AM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 10-08-2013 11:02 AM

Awesome work. Love it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#7 posted 10-08-2013 11:21 AM

Thanks for the comments, new at scroll sawing plywood but it sure is fun. Your spot on Sam, lots of hand sanding hence the dimples and paint on the next one.

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

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#8 posted 10-08-2013 12:13 PM

Nice piece, Bob. You are getting to master that process very well!. No end to how tall you can go that way. You won’t need a long boring bar to finish the inside!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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#9 posted 10-08-2013 01:19 PM

I think you nailed it on this one. You might be starting a new trend. Nice work. Beautiful fiish

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

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#10 posted 10-08-2013 08:17 PM

Very nice job.

-- Todd

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#11 posted 10-08-2013 11:07 PM

take you a while to get that shape on the lathe Bob :)
We will have to call you the Plywood King
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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#12 posted 10-09-2013 03:19 AM

Great job

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#13 posted 10-10-2013 03:48 PM

Lovely bow! Like the unique look and shapes you create with plywood. Great job!

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