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Forum topic by WoodJitsu posted 01-21-2014 07:02 AM 1052 views 1 time favorited 11 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-21-2014 07:02 AM

Sorry if this has been posted before – I just saw it on another board I frequent:

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#1 posted 01-21-2014 07:18 AM

Is this your project? Not sure on the etiquette of posting someone else’s project….

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#2 posted 01-21-2014 08:04 AM

No just sharing. Are you serious, we can’t share a video that’s interesting in a forum that pertains to members of that forum?

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#3 posted 01-21-2014 08:17 AM

Thanks for the post. I never saw those being made before. He is certainly very good with that chisel.
Looks like a lot of practice needed. I don’t know how the piece didn’t fly off the lathe though.

Thomas – I don’t see any problem. Woodjitsu is clearly not claiming this work as his own and is only re-posting
an item that is of interest and has been left on the internet for all to see and share. Best Regards.

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#4 posted 01-21-2014 09:42 AM

Youtube has a share button for a reason. I saw this video on another forum, really amazing.


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#5 posted 01-21-2014 11:24 AM

Youtube is a ‘public forum’. So long as no misrepresentation is being made or profit from the work of another there isn’t a problem.

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#6 posted 01-21-2014 11:38 AM

That was really cool. Thanks for sharing that

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#7 posted 01-21-2014 06:43 PM

That was very unique. Thanks for posting. I wonder if the curls move with humidity changes.

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#8 posted 01-21-2014 06:52 PM

Very nice. like to have that blade he used at the lath. Thanks


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#9 posted 01-27-2014 01:37 PM

I have seen this before, and wonder what kind of chuck he is using.
I have several tiny versions of this type of tree on Christmas items my relatives have sent to me from Germany.
They are on my to do list.

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#10 posted 01-27-2014 05:51 PM

Wow ! Wonder what the bearings are doing from that hammer on the other end ?

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#11 posted 01-28-2014 04:17 PM

Ya hafta admire the skill of the artist, but snapin’ armpits . The belt on that lathe scares the bejeebers outta me.

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