Junk Wood Bowl - 2nd Try

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Forum topic by Madrona posted 11-11-2017 07:08 AM 833 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-11-2017 07:08 AM

I’ve given my junk wood, or weed wood, another try. This bowl turned out a little better looking and very lightweight as I left very thin walls and bottom. I also, of course, made a video:

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#1 posted 11-21-2017 06:10 AM

Beautiful work on that bowl. Well worth the second effort. I liked the first turning as well. BTW, I think the bug holes add character.

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#2 posted 11-21-2017 07:33 AM

Very nice work. I have many of junk wood pieces like this. I think it is the time to use all of them in a great way. Thanks for sharing the whole video.

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#3 posted 12-10-2017 11:54 AM

I enjoyed the video. Nice work on the bowl.

With a cord of firewood and a bunch of fallen branches on the property, I can’t see when I would ever need to buy a bowl blank.

After years of table saw woodworking, my foray into woodturning has forever changed how I look at a piece of junk wood.

-- David

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