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Pen & platter

Postby Doug » 20 Dec 2016, 22:49

A chap got in touch with me a little while ago asking if I wanted some Box wood & Walnut, he contacted me via UKW having seen articles I'd written in the Woodworker.
As he didn't want anything for the wood I turned a Boxwood pen & Walnut platter which I took over to him last week.

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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Rod » 20 Dec 2016, 23:40

Very nice and a very nice gift in return

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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Phil » 21 Dec 2016, 06:52

Looks good Doug.

The timber reminds me of some pieces I was given many years ago. They called it 'black wood'?
I made 3 serviette holders.
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Re: Pen & platter

Postby TrimTheKing » 21 Dec 2016, 07:51

Nice pieces both Doug. I do like all this sharing and reciprocation, warms the heart a little to all the other carp going on in the world right now. :text-bravo:

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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Doug » 21 Dec 2016, 09:57

Thanks for the comments.

I agree Mark, the news of late has been fairly dire.
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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Malc2098 » 21 Dec 2016, 11:00

Nice pieces.
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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Andyp » 06 Jan 2017, 09:54

I missed that over Xmas Doug, very nice. Is that the underneath of the platter?
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Re: Pen & platter

Postby Dalboy » 06 Jan 2017, 16:59

Andyp wrote:I missed that over Xmas Doug, very nice. Is that the underneath of the platter?



You are not the only one Andy.

Nice looking platter and pen Doug. The walnut looks great for the platter
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