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    • #2600
      brodyleebrodylee
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      Practice run on offset segmenting. I didn’t really concentrate on the form, rather just the process. IIt’s not the worst thing to look at! IIt’s just a bit shapeless.  But now I know I can do it, the next one should look better

      C&c  welcome

      Brody

       

    • #2608
      ed (the amateur) turnered (the amateur) turner
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      Hi Brody

      I like the concept, agree the form needs some work.

      What’s the wood the vase looks like Yew?

      Ed

    • #2631
      brodyleebrodylee
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      Yeah ed it’s Yew and Sapele. The yew had a great big crack where I put the segments, so it killed two birds with one stone.

      Cheers   Brody

    • #2634
      ed (the amateur) turnered (the amateur) turner
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      The wood always tells you where to go 🙂 🙂 🙂

    • #2644
      lukeluke
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      that looks really nice could I ask.

      how you got the slots?

      Luke

       

    • #2648
      brodyleebrodylee
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      Hi luke. The slots come from individual segments placed on a jig and the glued to the solid section of the timber

      This is of another glue up, but it shows the jig and how the gaps are created.

      Goin to be doing some more open segmenting, so will do a tutorial if it’s of any use

      Cheers mate     Brody

    • #2656
      ed (the amateur) turnered (the amateur) turner
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      Hi Brody

      If you would like to do a tutorial why not make it an article that we can publish on the site we reward these with 1500 points so long as it original and around 300 words and some pictures would be good like above.

      We then publish this for all to share, this is going to be a big part of the site to help other woodturners. I need to find a few people that know what they are doing, it will then become just like a club where you all help each other.

      We will give you full credit and make it a news item.

      If you want to do it just email it over to me ed@oliverswoodturning.co.uk

      Ed

       

    • #2657
      brodyleebrodylee
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      Cheers ed. That’s something I would love to do. Thanks for asking. I’m no teacher mind, so will run it past you and see what you think.

      Cheers     Brody

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