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Project by nanyomac posted 06-23-2017 11:03 PM 1052 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Zebrawood bowl, I got too thin at the bottom and she went a flying’. Now it will be used as a picture frame.

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Scott Oldre

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#1 posted 06-23-2017 11:22 PM

making it work is woodworking

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#2 posted 06-23-2017 11:41 PM

I have made a few of those shapes on my lathe, myself… :)

-- Barry,

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#3 posted 06-24-2017 12:16 AM

It’s not about the mistake…..It’s all about how you recover from a mistake…............when done well there is no mistake. A beautiful picture frame it will be !!

-- K. Stone “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

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#4 posted 06-24-2017 02:25 AM

It’s never a mistake build…just a new type of gift

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#5 posted 06-24-2017 03:34 AM

I make lots of projects and I still make lots of mistakes not necessarly that obvious as they go straight into the Otto Bin unless I can repurpose them.
This doesnt detract from the fact the original intended purpose has been missed in the process.

The timber looks good not much of it around here sadly.
Why did you put the picture in the frame sideays?

-- Regards Rob

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#6 posted 06-24-2017 07:54 AM

Well done, it happens. I’ve made a few funnels as well

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#7 posted 06-24-2017 04:42 PM

Oh my phones camera wasn’t portrait mode

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#8 posted 06-24-2017 06:32 PM

Great Save!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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