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cajunpen

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2642 days ago

Here are a few more of my recent projects. The bowls and vase were made using my Ringmaster – the Bloodwood heart box was made on the bandsaw and the picture frame was, well you all know how that was made. It’s Maple and Cocobolo.

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Any comments or advice will be appreciated.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/


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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2642 days ago

very creative.
My favourite is #3.
Some day I hope to make a bowl or two

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#2 posted 2642 days ago

Very nice Bill.
I’m have to see what a Ringmaster is. I kind of remember seeing something like, but can’t remember where.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Karson

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#3 posted 2642 days ago

Is the ringmaster still in production. I used to see them at the woodshows, but haven’t seen them lately.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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oscorner

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#4 posted 2642 days ago

Those are beautiful.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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scottb

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#5 posted 2642 days ago

Very nice… Why didn’t you post these in the projects section? I almost missed these. Segmented bowls are on my to-do list. The bottom one looks like it’s all from the same board.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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Karson

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#6 posted 2642 days ago

Hay Scott it is from the same board. That what makes the Ringmaster so unique.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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scottb

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#7 posted 2642 days ago

I thought so… I saw a write up recently of how to bandsaw rings from a board, so you could stack them, glue it up, and a quick clean up was all it took to go from board to bowl. I expect the ringmaster is similar (or easier)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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cajunpen

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#8 posted 2642 days ago

Thanks guys. The Ringmaster is an incredible piece of equipment. You can make a bowl, vase, etc. from a single piece of wood. For example I can take a 12”x12”x3/4” piece of walnut and create a 12” diameter bowl from that single piece of wood. Gary Neely is the owner of the Wooden Post (ringmaster distributor) and he has all sorts of woodworking goodies available. Also a great guy to talk sawdust with. I have a couple of gadget machines that I spent way too much on. I also have a Carve Wright cnc carving machine. It’s fun – but a bear to master the “learning curve”.

The machines are fun – but I am really trying to hone my woodworking skills, so I have thoroughly enjoyed your forum. I’ll post to the projects section next time, I’m still trying to figure this all out.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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