turned bracelet

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Project by drewnahant posted 12-22-2009 04:33 AM 2577 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

what’s in it?
Inlay accent strip
lots of 5 min epoxy
Quick burnished bee’s wax

it was a fun little project, my sister loves these big wood bracelets, so i figured i’d make her a fancy natural wood one.

really the turning was easy, the hardest part was gluing up my pieces in the right grain direction so it didn’t tear out instantly, actually had to chisel out the cocobolo and re-fit the pieces in the right direction. shaping and sanding the final edge after parting off was time consuming too, but not too tough.

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#1 posted 12-22-2009 04:41 AM

Well done…Bracelets are fun to make, I like the inlay.

-- Vince

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#2 posted 12-22-2009 05:18 AM

That is awosome!

-- christopheralan

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#3 posted 12-22-2009 05:58 AM

Wow! This is marvelouse. Great work.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 12-22-2009 06:31 AM

My wife loves this, Looks like I will be making some of these

-- Dennis Trenton Ohio And life is worth the living just because He lives!

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#5 posted 12-22-2009 07:24 AM

Fantastic bracelet. Love all the different woods used. Lots of nice inlay.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#6 posted 12-22-2009 02:46 PM

Another idea from the lumberjocks…...... I must try sometime. Nice looking bracelet. Your sister will love it.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#7 posted 12-22-2009 04:13 PM

Way cool!!! your sister is gonna love it.. the perfect gift..

-- David, New Bedford, ma.

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#8 posted 12-22-2009 08:04 PM

Very cool

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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