Small Hollow Vessel

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Project by Gorak posted 08-09-2008 01:21 AM 761 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is the last thing that I turned before shutting down my shop for two years. It is a small hollow vessel approximately 4.5” tall. It is turned from Western (broadleaf) Maple with a Padauk rim around the opening. The wall thickness is about 1/8”. Finish is nitrocellulose sanding sealer and a 2-part friction wax.

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#1 posted 08-09-2008 01:39 AM

It looks like your shop is up and running well.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#2 posted 08-09-2008 01:45 AM

I really like the design – combination of wood & satin finish .
Great job

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#3 posted 08-09-2008 04:01 AM

Very nice. The padauk rim is a nice touch.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#4 posted 08-09-2008 04:54 AM

Outstanding form and design. The Paduak rim is a classy touch. I love hollow forms. Thanks for sharing.

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

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#5 posted 08-09-2008 05:50 AM

Very nice. It seems to be a well balanced piece. The Padauk adds just the right amount of contrast.

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

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#6 posted 08-09-2008 08:22 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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