Cherry Hurricane Lamp Bases

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Project by Jaybird719 posted 01-02-2011 11:56 PM 1654 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned these cherry hurricane bases as Christmas gifts for two of my sister-in-laws.
The bases are about 6” in diameter and 3-1/4” tall.
Sanded to 600 and finished with several coats of spray laquer.
Glass hurricanes were purchased from Michaels craft store

-- -Jay Hartman - Morrisville, PA

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#1 posted 01-03-2011 12:01 AM

Great work. I like the tall glass might have to make some, Thx.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 01-03-2011 12:01 AM

Nice gift. I have a few hurricanes that I have picked up at a rummage sale. Might have to try turning bases once I get my lathe set up. Thanks for the idea.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 01-03-2011 12:30 AM

These are real nice and I am sure that your Sister in Laws will enjoy and cherish these lamps.
Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#4 posted 01-03-2011 12:31 AM

Nice work! Great gift.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#5 posted 01-03-2011 03:48 PM

OK, got it on the project list. Thanks for sharing. Is the base with the green candle a bit top-heavy with that narrow foot? Just curious.

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