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Blog entry by robbiethewood posted 04-08-2012 01:08 PM 4363 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

wood turning a egg box.
hi all here is my latest project its a box type egg turned from bog yew
the finish i use was mineral oil
its all made on the lathe from a piece of bog yew that i got from a friend of mine about three years back YOU CAN WATCH THE VIDEO OF IT BEANING MADE FROM START TO FINISH

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Df-BpsG3KMc&list=UUPGQus4bhXug820Z8Ek9hCg&index=1&feature=plcp

-- http://robbiethewoodturner.net/



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Brett

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#1 posted 04-08-2012 02:40 PM

Nice Egg! The pictures really show off the straight grain in the wood. The photos are really well done. Do you use a light box or something else?
I watched the video last night, good job of course. The wood looks much darker in the video. It could be a chocolate egg like you mentioned.
Happy Resurrection Day! (Easter)

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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nobuckle

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#2 posted 04-09-2012 08:59 PM

Nice turning. I remember growing up that panty hose used to come in a plastic version. You probably use it for something totally different though. :-D

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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robbiethewood

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#3 posted 04-10-2012 12:09 AM

thanks Brett
ye i used a light box to take the photo and the same camera to shoot the video
its a Panasonic TZ 20 its only a small pocket camera it takes great photos and videos

hey Doug
we use panty hose to rob our banks LOL

-- http://robbiethewoodturner.net/

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