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Segmented Walnut Bowl

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Project by Woodturner posted 02-15-2014 03:50 AM 1852 views 3 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This walnut and maple segmented bowl was assembled and turned in my shop using a variety of tools including a table saw, drum sander and of course my lathe. It measures 9.5 inches tall and about 11 inches wide at the widest point. There are 248 pieces of wood glued together with Titebond Original and it is finished with Generals Woodturners Finish. After 6-7 coats of finish, it was buffed to a smooth finish.

-- Greg from Blaine, MN





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larryw

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#1 posted 02-15-2014 03:56 AM

very beautiful bowl ! . Looks like a lot of thought and work went into creating this work of art.

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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SugarbeatCo

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#2 posted 02-15-2014 04:21 AM

That’s a beauty!! Love the diamonds, they came out perfect.

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...

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Vince

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#3 posted 02-15-2014 10:52 AM

Beautiful work

-- Vince

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aussiedave

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#4 posted 02-15-2014 11:38 AM

Very nice segmented bowl, nicely turned and finished….thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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poospleasures

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#5 posted 02-15-2014 11:41 AM

Great bowl. Love the colors and contrast. Show us more. Thanks

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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steve_in_ohio

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#6 posted 02-15-2014 01:12 PM

I love the pattern and the look of the bowl with the different types of wood, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---etsy.com/shop/SussmanWoodworking--

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JJones98042

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#7 posted 02-15-2014 03:34 PM

Great feature ring. Very nice piece!

-- "Keep thy airspeed up, lest the earth come from below and smite thee." - William Kershner

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#8 posted 02-15-2014 08:50 PM

AWESOME!!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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Woodturner

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#9 posted 02-15-2014 09:00 PM

thanks for all the nice comments. I’ve been turning for about over 8 years and got started in segmented last year. It’s a lot of fun.

-- Greg from Blaine, MN

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Ottacat

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#10 posted 02-16-2014 01:14 AM

Really beautiful segmented bowl I’m not into turning but seeing pieces like this tempt me.

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#11 posted 02-16-2014 03:25 AM

Nice segmented piece, looks great and fine finish. Good work with the diamonds, look very tight.

-- Tom D

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#12 posted 02-16-2014 03:46 AM

Very Nice indeed! Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

-- It is not necessary for Some People to turn OFF the LIGHT to be IN the DARK! (Ontario, CANADA)

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#13 posted 02-16-2014 08:23 AM

It’s outstanding, segment turning is always great project.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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toyguy

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#14 posted 02-16-2014 09:30 AM

nice

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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Dave Dufour

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#15 posted 02-24-2014 08:38 AM

Great work

-- Dave, from Canada, http://simplywoodproducts.ca

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