Spalted bowl with African paduak banding Ringmaster Done

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My first attempt at working with spalted maple..quite a few cracks but turned out ok..choose a paduak top and bottom for accent..comments are always appreciated

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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#1 posted 01-20-2019 06:18 PM

Excellent shape, nice wood

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 01-20-2019 06:36 PM

Spalted maple is a beautiful wood in itself but ( imho ) the paduak is more than icing on the cake. I agree with Ivan,nice shape

-- 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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#3 posted 01-20-2019 08:02 PM

Very nice looking and very nice shape also!

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

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#4 posted 01-20-2019 08:15 PM

Really nice! Love spalted maple. Love the combo with the paduak. Ya some of the punky spalted maple needs to be stabilized. Learned the hard way on some pens.

-- Steve

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#5 posted 01-21-2019 12:13 AM

Beautiful piece!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 01-21-2019 01:13 AM

What a beautiful piece Marshall.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#7 posted 01-21-2019 01:47 AM

Beautiful, nice work on the ring master.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#8 posted 01-21-2019 02:53 AM

Real nice Pete, sure are the ring master.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#9 posted 01-21-2019 11:30 AM

great looking bowl!!!!

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#10 posted 01-21-2019 01:06 PM

Pretty piece!

-- It’s all good!

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#11 posted 01-21-2019 05:58 PM

another great looking piece.i always love spalted wood.nice work.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#12 posted 01-22-2019 11:52 AM

Very nice piece.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#13 posted 01-22-2019 01:25 PM

Very nice Cracks are always good people like the rustic look

-- John, Owasso OK Boomer Sooner

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#14 posted 01-22-2019 09:32 PM

Very nice.
Damn cracks.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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