Another Plywood and perspex (plexiglass) bowl

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Project by Bob Collins posted 303 days ago 987 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Used the same method and the last but this one has the single swag. Cutting the rings 3/8” thick I got a fairly good match up with this one. Future plans are for a complete Perspex (plexiglass) bowl and a corian and Perspex project and hopefully they will be successful.

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

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#1 posted 303 days ago

You are getting too smart for your Boots, Bob.

Excellent job and great looking result. Well done.


-- 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.

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#2 posted 303 days ago

Awesome love the color and grain….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Sam Shakouri

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#3 posted 303 days ago

Very good attempt. Wish you best luck for the next.

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

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#4 posted 303 days ago

Very interesting Bob. I have made many different bowls on the Scroll saw but have never thought of mixing wood with plexiglass the way you have. If you don’t already know, you might want to look into the Ring Master cutting machine. I don’t have one, but several friends do and it makes very fast work of cutting those rings without a lot of sanding needed.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#5 posted 303 days ago

Bob, I like this one better then the blue! making these is a lot of work!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 303 days ago

Another nice one , Bob. You have found a new niche!!

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

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Ronald G Campbell

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#7 posted 303 days ago

Hey Bob this is very cool. Might have to try something like that

-- Ron Campbell

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#8 posted 303 days ago

Great follow up Bud, love the colours in this one :)

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

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#9 posted 303 days ago

Oh yes!!!! Very nice Bob. Great colour Blend.


-- Cliff Australia

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#10 posted 302 days ago

Very eye catching. Great job.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Bob Collins

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#11 posted 301 days ago

Thanks for the comments, just something new I attempted. Larry I have looked up the Ring Master on the net, they don’t seem to be available in Aus, but I like the challenge of the scroll saw. Thanks for the info.

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

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