Just another segmented bowl

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Project by wcp posted 01-24-2018 11:58 PM 1109 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have had this bowl started for at least 6 months, I had 3 rings made then set it aside where they were just collecting dust. So this week I decided to make a couple more rings to finish the glue-up. Got it all glued up and started turning this morning and finished it with 5 coats for friction finish. The finished size is 11 1/2 inches across and 3 1/2 inches deep. This is the largest thing I can turn on my lathe. Wood used is red oak and mahogany.


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Roger Gaborski

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#1 posted 01-25-2018 12:06 AM

Very nice, I especially like the design of the bottom of the bowl

-- Roger Gaborski,

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#2 posted 01-25-2018 12:08 AM

Absolutely amazing!!!!

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woodshaver Tony C

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#3 posted 01-25-2018 12:22 AM

Great looking bowl!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#4 posted 01-25-2018 02:30 AM

Well doneg especially the grain orientation in the base.

-- socrbent Ohio

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#5 posted 01-25-2018 03:32 AM

Nice colours and finish in the bowl Weldon! That looks like a lot of accurate cutting and must be fun gluing up.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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DeLayne Peck

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#6 posted 01-25-2018 08:47 AM

Excellent, I like it!

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. Lord, keep your arm around my shoulder and your hand over my mouth.

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#7 posted 01-25-2018 01:07 PM

love the design – color combo is great

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#8 posted 01-25-2018 03:41 PM

Very nice !

-- Muriel, Belgium

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#9 posted 01-25-2018 05:15 PM

This bowl is a beautiful piece and I like the pattern very much.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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