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post #1 of 6 Old 01-24-2011, 09:46 PM Thread Starter
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first turnings

Starting out on some pine 2x4's.
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post #2 of 6 Old 01-25-2011, 12:22 AM
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Cool stuff, I can hardly wait to get started myself. I just went to a basics class this evening for 3 hours, it was very informative. Of course I get a lot of info here, that's what led me there in the first place. Keep up the turning and enjoy.

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looks like you've got a good touch ... nicely finished stuff.

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Love the bat! Nice firsts!
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Nice start with a good variety of shapes. I've only turned pens and a tool handle but I'm starting on bowls soon.
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Good lookin' stuff there, well done!

Like you, I too am new and learning...
Though you seem to have a better eye for shapes than I possess.

It's amazing how I can find wood to turn nearly everywhere I look.
My first pieces were from scraps I had yet to chunk in the burn pile.


Be careful though, it is certainly addicting.

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...ever notice how "I'm sorry" and "I apologize" mean the same thing, unless you are at a funeral..?
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