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Simple Walnut Hollow Form

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Project by lew posted 07-11-2020 12:33 AM 569 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A simple hollow walnut form. 4” tall x 7” across. Turned and hollowed completely with Easy Wood Tools chisels. Bottom embellishment done with shop made spiralling tool.

Finished with beeswax and mineral oil.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.





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Lazyman

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#1 posted 07-11-2020 01:01 AM

I really like the shape of that. Very nice.

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 07-11-2020 02:07 AM

Nice work, Lew! Do you have a hooked Easy Wood tool to get the inside done?

cheers, Jim

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

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John

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#3 posted 07-11-2020 02:45 AM

That’s real nice Lew, and Walnut is such a beautiful wood. Your spiralling tool works well.

Did you mix your own Beeswax and Oil?

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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MrWolfe

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#4 posted 07-11-2020 02:50 AM

I doubt that simple form was simple to make.
Beautiful.
Nice work!
Jon

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#5 posted 07-11-2020 02:51 AM

damn nice turning work lew,i wish i had the talent to do it,maybe some day.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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mel52

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#6 posted 07-11-2020 04:29 AM

Good shape and grain. The finish you used makes it stand out without being glossy. Great job !!! Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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hoss12992

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#7 posted 07-11-2020 04:31 AM

Absolutely beautiful and top notch craftsmanship. Great job buddy

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Mark Wilson

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#8 posted 07-11-2020 06:21 AM

That’s good, Lew. That’s real good.

-- Mark

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Peteybadboy

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#9 posted 07-11-2020 10:36 AM

That is cool!

-- Petey

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lew

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#10 posted 07-11-2020 04:12 PM

Lazyman- Thank You


Nice work, Lew! Do you have a hooked Easy Wood tool to get the inside done?

cheers, Jim

- Jim Jakosh

Jim- Thanks, Yes, I have the #1, #2, and #3 hollowers.


That s real nice Lew, and Walnut is such a beautiful wood. Your spiralling tool works well.

Did you mix your own Beeswax and Oil?

- John

John- Thank You- I do mix my own oil/wax. I use about 25% wax and 75% oil melted together.

MrWolfe- Thanks!

pottz- Thank You!

Mel- Thanks!

Hoss- Thank You!

Mark- Thanks!

Thanks for all of the views and making this a DT3. I really appreciate it!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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GR8HUNTER

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#11 posted 07-11-2020 04:22 PM

you call it simple but i find it rather beautiful GREAT JOB :<)) GRATZ TOP 3

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#12 posted 07-11-2020 05:50 PM

Simple, pleasant and pleasing form. Great looking.

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Julian

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#13 posted 07-11-2020 09:37 PM

Very attractive turning.

-- Julian

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Grumpy

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#14 posted 07-11-2020 11:43 PM

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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lew

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#15 posted 07-12-2020 01:12 PM

Tony- Thank You!

Redoak49- Thanks!

Julian- Thank You!

Grumpy- Thanks!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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