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Forum topic by D_Allen posted 11-27-2011 03:53 AM 798 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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D_Allen

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11-27-2011 03:53 AM

I’m getting the hang of it. It has gone from a frustrating challenge to being fun.

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#1 posted 11-27-2011 04:08 AM

Sweet!

Love the two color cup. Fantastic job on the large bowl, too.

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 11-27-2011 04:13 AM

looking good.

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#3 posted 11-27-2011 05:01 AM

That bowl looks awesome.

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#4 posted 11-27-2011 05:04 AM

Thanks guys.
lew, that cup is oak and maple. Oak is nasty stuff to turn. It splinters real easy and a catch can blow out a big chunk of it quickly. I think I sharpened the scraper about 6 times getting it hollowed out.
The mahogany bowl was easier but it is so dry that the dust went everywhere.

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#5 posted 11-27-2011 07:19 AM

nice job;i like the cup with square edges,best of both worlds

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