Ficus Bowl Set #3: - OR - Number Seven See Comes Along

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Blog entry by Mark Wilson posted 01-07-2016 07:38 AM 1441 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: - OR - How short a Blog Can Be When I'm Hungry Part 3 of Ficus Bowl Set series Part 4: - OR - Seven Down, Six To Go »

This third installment carries us through the question of what happens with the crack. There many options. Some I’ve done; some, I haven’t tried yet. Some, just so complicated they give me a headache. Besides which, I lack a grown-up bandsaw (See Frank Howarth’s solution for a crack in a bowl). ). Here’s the inspiration for the technique I chose:

Some may have seen this coming.

When you find yourself getting in over your head, stop digging.

-- Mark

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#1 posted 01-07-2016 02:48 PM

Hmmm, now THAT is an interesting take on fixing cracks !

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#2 posted 01-07-2016 02:51 PM

Cool idea (thanks for the link). Should make for an interesting design in the finished piece.

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#3 posted 01-07-2016 09:27 PM

It will, assuming I don’t screw it up.
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