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Project by WOODTAKERS posted 03-03-2014 04:43 PM 859 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first large segmented vase that I did this weekend. I believe its 252 segments total at a 15° angle. I used some scrap walnut that I had laying around and the light wood is a pallet that I picked up from work. Hollow inside and sanded down to 600, applied to coats of boiled linseed oil and used 3 coats of sanding sealer. Still have to sand the sanding sealer and apply the gloss poly. Stands roughly 20” tall and a little over 8 1/2 ” in the middle.
All in all I liked it for my first attempt at a large vase.

-- Stephen, WoodTakers





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SubVette

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#1 posted 03-03-2014 05:47 PM

That’s awesome!

-- John in Florida

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#2 posted 03-04-2014 12:09 AM

Very nice, keep it up.

-- John, South Dakota

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#3 posted 03-04-2014 05:58 AM

It looks great!
I like it.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#4 posted 03-04-2014 11:09 AM

Very nice segmented vase, it looks really good and nicely finished. Thanks for sharing.

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

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#5 posted 03-04-2014 02:50 PM

Wow, great piece! :)

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

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#6 posted 03-04-2014 02:55 PM

This is definitely a beautiful piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#7 posted 03-05-2014 01:44 PM

Thanks everyone for the comments. I’m not to upset with it considering it. Was a pallet for most of it. Going to start another one soon and probably going to be all walnut.

-- Stephen, WoodTakers

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