Mesquite Mother's Day Hourglass

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Project by rmac posted 05-09-2011 05:27 AM 1755 views 2 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This thing is about 7” high. The wood came from a neighbor’s mesquite tree that blew down in September, 2005. Finished with wipe-on polyurethane. I thought the mesquite would be difficult to turn, but it wasn’t nearly as bad as some hickory I’ve messed with.

-- My table saw laughs at hot dogs.

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 05-11-2011 06:10 AM

Very nice. I love mesquite to turn.

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

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#2 posted 05-12-2011 01:58 PM

That is great! Good job!

-- christopheralan

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