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Project by Mrowell posted 07-18-2019 03:16 AM 487 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Not the best picture but here is another test I made practicing to make my best friends wedding ring. Ring is made from walnut, maple and bocote..

This was the result of me attempting to make a bentwood ring, gluing my fingers together, having a horrible looking ring that I threw across the room (this was probably my 5th attempt) and said hell with this I’m doing something different tonight…haha

-- Matt R





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PaulDoug

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#1 posted 07-18-2019 02:52 PM

I’m not a jewelry type person, I wear none and never have, but if I did I would want something like that. Very well done. I think they might be fun to make, I love bending wood.

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

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awsum55

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#2 posted 07-18-2019 06:54 PM

If this is just your 5th attempt at making a bentwood ring with 3 different woods and such small maple bands, I’m definitely impressed. Congrats on making a beautiful ring.

-- John D, OP, KS

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 07-18-2019 08:33 PM

That is a beautiful ring!!

JIm

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

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Mrowell

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#4 posted 07-19-2019 12:42 AM

Thanks guys! I’ll try my hand at bending wood again soon haha. I want to be sure my final product for my buddies wedding ring will be as good as it can be so any advice is welcomed!!

-- Matt R

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#5 posted 07-19-2019 03:00 AM

Beautiful work, mate.

-- Lynne, New Zealand - Crikey, Aussie is another country, Bro.

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#6 posted 07-22-2019 01:59 AM

Matt , nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.

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

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Mrowell

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#7 posted 08-08-2019 03:23 AM

Thanks I appreciate it! Always a surprise to get a top three!

-- Matt R

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