Peirced Number 2

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Project by diggerdelaney posted 01-08-2014 09:01 PM 965 views 8 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well not being 100percent happy with the first piercing attempt thought I would try again. Made with American Black Walnut measures 6” along the edge 1 3/8” tall and the wings are 1/8” thick. The piercing is done with a dremel and finished with Danish Oil.
Sorry about photo quality

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#1 posted 01-08-2014 09:57 PM

Nice work I must try one

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Ronald G Campbell

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#2 posted 01-08-2014 10:17 PM

Well done as this is not an easy turning to do.

-- Ron Campbell

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#3 posted 01-08-2014 11:38 PM

Way Cool

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#4 posted 01-09-2014 03:52 AM

That must have been tough to turn but the results look like they were worth it.
Thank for sharing!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#5 posted 01-09-2014 04:48 AM

Very nice….if you turned that on the lathe, I would really like to know how you did it. I can also see using a scroll saw with a spiral blade with bowl upside down.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#6 posted 01-09-2014 01:08 PM

beautiful and skilful work. That is a lovely looking piece.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#7 posted 01-09-2014 01:27 PM

Thank you all


Yes it was turned on the lathe after cutting out a triangle. Making sure you keep the fingers clear of the wings. Once all the turning was done I used the Dremel type multi tool to cut out the holes

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#8 posted 01-09-2014 05:38 PM

I’m going to try to attempt making this. Notice I said try to attempt here. That’s a lot of skill here, something I need more of. Nice looking bowl.

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#9 posted 01-09-2014 06:29 PM

Looks good to me.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#10 posted 01-09-2014 07:55 PM

Very nice turning, quite unique design, great work especially the turning of the wings.

-- Tom D

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#11 posted 01-09-2014 09:30 PM

Very nice! You did good. I would like to try one of these now.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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#12 posted 01-10-2014 03:39 AM

Nicely made New World Order cereal bowl.


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#13 posted 01-11-2014 04:37 AM

Very nice, I now know what my next project is.

-- Making Sawdust is great stress relief...

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#14 posted 01-12-2014 09:15 PM

Another very nice creation Derek…. You are becoming quite clever with these fancy turning projects, well done..

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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