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This is a bowl from a board using a double box joint design. I have wanted to try a BFB for awhile and did one using a dovetail design so I thought a box joint should work just as well. Made of walnut, maple and yellowheart. Measures 11”D x 4”H>

-- Tom D





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Woodwrecker

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#1 posted 56 days ago

Very cool Tom !

-- Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein

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deon

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#2 posted 56 days ago

That looks realy interesting, elegant

-- Dreaming patterns

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sedcokid

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#3 posted 56 days ago

Beautiful!! Outstanding!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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bobasaurus

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#4 posted 56 days ago

Wow, that looks great. I’m not sure of the build steps, though… do you make two bowl from a board blanks in different species, then make finger joints on the blocks before turning?

-- Allen, Colorado

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SteveGaskins

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#5 posted 56 days ago

Tom, absolutely beautiful and a unique design. I also love your other projects. Excellent craftsmanship, Tom. Thanks for posting….added to favorites.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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Glen Peterson

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#6 posted 56 days ago

Very interesting. I’ve looked at a lot of segmented pieces recently, but this is unique. Did you use an Incra jig, or something similar.
Cheers

-- Glen

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tomd

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#7 posted 56 days ago

To watch a complete and very good tutorial of how to do a bowl from a board go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3bSZ9w0XzI&list=PL200B23AC7D271D38

-- Tom D

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#8 posted 55 days ago

Verry cool, outstanding joint.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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aussiedave

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#9 posted 55 days ago

Very cool and it looks great….well done.

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

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prospector45

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#10 posted 55 days ago

That is one of the neatest designs I have seen. Like your other projects. Added several to favorites..

-- Woodworkers always having something to look forward to........cleaning up. Bert, Wooster

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murch

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#11 posted 55 days ago

Excellent looking bowl. I’d certainly be showing that one off.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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Roger

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#12 posted 55 days ago

Oh, that’s a beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Glen Peterson

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#13 posted 55 days ago

Thanks for posting the links to your You Tube vids. Very informative. I may make my first attempted at segmented turning based on your design.
Cheers

-- Glen

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SCOTSMAN

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#14 posted 55 days ago

I like this unusual design from you, with incra influences LOL .it really works very well . Alistair

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lepelerin

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#15 posted 55 days ago

really nicely done!

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