A couple ornaments
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I had a piece of spalted beech that was heavily spalted, despite that it was still pretty solid. Made one ornament with walnut and one with maple.





Steve K


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#12
  Re: A couple ornaments by Steve K (I had a piece of spa...)
Beautiful!
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#13
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Those deserve a "WOW",well done.Beautiful work.

Mel
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Very nice indeed!

What is the finish?
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Steve

Another job well done buddy.  I forgot what you use to hollow them with?
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Lovely ornaments, Steve.  What is the approximate size and where do you get the eyelets?
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(10-24-2017, 04:28 PM)Dusty Workshop Wrote: Very nice indeed!

What is the finish?

Thanks, 2 seal coats of shellac, sanded and top coated with Target coatings EM6000 water borne lacquer.
Steve K


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(10-24-2017, 06:19 PM)AHill Wrote: Lovely ornaments, Steve.  What is the approximate size and where do you get the eyelets?

Thank you sir, my globes are usually 2" diameter or less. Overall length is around 5". I get the eyelets from http://www.woodworkingparts.com/
Steve K


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(10-24-2017, 05:37 PM)Arlin Eastman Wrote: Steve

Another job well done buddy.  I forgot what you use to hollow them with?

Thanks Arlin I use some home made hollowing tools. 5/16" round bar from the local hardware and 8.8mm carbide inserts from captain eddie.
Steve K


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Great job. I've been thinking about turning a few this year.
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