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July 21, 2012

bowl

Filed under: film,projects — howarth frank @ 7:54 pm

i finished up a nice bowl today, it is maple with cherry and walnut inlays.

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This is a maple bowl I had turned to a ruff stage, then let dry for 2 years. It developed a crack on one side, as it dried. I addressed this by cutting the cracked section off and building a segmented section to take it’s place.  Then I tuned the whole thing down to a finished piece.

July 7, 2012

OWWM Gathering

Filed under: old tools,wood shop — howarth frank @ 8:34 pm

a attended the 2012 SW Washington State OWWM/OMWM Gathering (Snyderfest). i learned a lot caught up with some old friends, and won a duro drill press.  it’s needs a cover and the spindle has a little wobble.

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here are a few photos of the event