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Project by branch posted 03-21-2018 04:22 PM 1379 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

here is another segmented bowl that i had fun making
it is 12 1/2 inches at the rim 7 inch at the bottom 6 inches tall
finish with 3 coats of tung oil and beeswax





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PaulDoug

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#1 posted 03-21-2018 05:23 PM

That certainly is a pretty one.

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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Tennessee

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#2 posted 03-21-2018 07:26 PM

Maybe a trip to Japan in your future, eh?
Really nice effort, great bowl. The angles for the feature ring are unique, coming off that circle in there. Only way I can think you did that was to build the angled part of the block as a segmented ring, drill it, and add the plug, cut them in half?

-- Tsunami Guitars and Custom Woodworking, Cleveland, TN

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#3 posted 03-21-2018 07:29 PM

The sunrise ring looks very good.

-- Julian

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#4 posted 03-21-2018 08:03 PM

Nice to see you back in the saddle Branch :)
A very easy on the eye piece
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#5 posted 03-21-2018 11:53 PM

Exceptional design.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 03-22-2018 12:34 AM

Great job as usual. Your segments are so unusual. I sometimes try to copy them. Thanks for posting.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#7 posted 03-22-2018 01:21 AM

Nice job Branch

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#8 posted 03-22-2018 03:01 AM

An amazing piece of work!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#9 posted 03-22-2018 03:07 AM

Absolutely love it.
The colours are a really good match, and make the bowl “JUMP OUT”
Great job.

Bob

-- 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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#10 posted 03-22-2018 04:52 AM

That one is a beauty Branch.

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#11 posted 03-22-2018 03:39 PM

How does he do that?

:^)

really cool bowl… you have serious skills!

-- Matt -- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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branch

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#12 posted 03-22-2018 10:31 PM

thanks for having a look and the nice comments
yes you are right tennessee cut the angles to make a 12 segment ring
glue it up then drill out the center turn a plug on the lath glue it in and cut it in half
cut the length and height you want the segment you want sand and cut the angle
to make a 12 piece segmented ring
branch

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branch

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#13 posted 03-22-2018 10:32 PM

thanks for having a look and the nice comments
yes you are right tennessee cut the angles to make a 12 segment ring
glue it up then drill out the center turn a plug on the lath glue it in and cut it in half
cut the length and height you want the segment you want sand and cut the angle
to make a 12 piece segmented ring
branch

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#14 posted 03-23-2018 04:53 PM

Those sunrays look cool!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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