Deep dish bowl

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Project by woodcrafter47 posted 11-02-2010 12:34 AM 1495 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This an deep dish oak bowl a lady wanted made. 10.5×3 1/4 deep ” Glued up 2 , 1 7/8 pieces and band sawed it out, then just turned it out this a way. 3 coats of poly and a coat of wood wax. Wood was apiece that was to be thrown away. and I says to the guy , Nooooo. I can use it. Watch those contractors and their thrown out end pieces, Free wood. Will give it to her tomorrow.
Don’t take very good pictures ,but here it is.

-- In His service ,Richard

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#1 posted 11-02-2010 12:37 AM


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#2 posted 11-02-2010 12:56 AM

Beautiful Bowl!!! I can’t wait to get my Lathe Chuck so I can start turning some bowls.

If you don’t mind me asking, what Lathe Chuck do you use?


-- I wouldn't be so arrogant if you weren't such a moron!

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#3 posted 11-02-2010 02:13 AM

Nice piece with a good, sturdy shape. The wall thickness and wider base give it a “reliable” look. Many bowls look like they’d tip over if you breathed on them. This piece looks like you could put food in it and not have to worry. Nice change of pace.

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#4 posted 11-02-2010 02:15 AM

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#5 posted 11-02-2010 02:19 AM

hi nice bowl i like oak a lot it is one of my fever it woods but it can be very hard to turn you don a great job


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#6 posted 11-03-2010 12:56 AM

Branch ,thanks and ,Yes kiln dryed oak is hard to work with and very hard on the tools, always sharpening ,but fun to work with ,just have to take your time.

-- In His service ,Richard

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