Plum bowl

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Project by Whenu posted 03-08-2018 08:36 PM 1016 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Have got some 67 year old plum timber, some had a bit of rot in. No finish on it, might oil it.

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#1 posted 03-09-2018 12:18 AM

Thats a great looking bowel!

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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#2 posted 03-09-2018 12:32 AM

Must wear my clothes next time. ;-)

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#3 posted 03-09-2018 02:36 AM

That is one sharp looking piece of wood, beautiful bowl.

-- MEL, Kansas

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#4 posted 03-09-2018 10:11 AM

You just gotta love that fruit tree wood.
Absolutely beautiful and i love the natural edge, finishes it off to perfection.
Great job.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 03-09-2018 02:58 PM

Thats plum nice, must have been a fairly large tree, All the plum trees I have seen are quite small.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 03-09-2018 08:53 PM

Wow! This piece came out of a beautiful piece of wood. You did a wonderful job on this project.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#7 posted 03-10-2018 06:31 AM

Thanks all, just wondering about an oil for it, have tried some canola oil on a pohutukawa bowl but it is getting mould on.

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#8 posted 03-11-2018 08:03 PM

Nice bowl! I use Mineral Oil, good for bowls, cutting boards etc.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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