600 pound piece of maple on a lathe.

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  1. DrivenByDemons

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    This guy is insane. @eliasbboy. Check this dude out.

     
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    DBD likes big wood
     
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    Human suffering. End the buttpain. :emperor:
     
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    Looks like the start of a hog's head.
    Am I right?
     
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    That rules
     
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    I liked he's little parrot chilling in the back ground.
     
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    I dabble in all sorts of shit but have never tried woodturning. Shouldnt he have trimmed that thing a little more balanced with a saw or something first? Around the 6:00 I was cringing.
     
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    I bet he makes a helluva pen.
     
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    You are one no woodturnin' motherfucker.
     
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    Nice try fag
     
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    I went to the end to check out what he made. I have no idea what it is.
     
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    oh. A speaker cone.
     
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    Isn't the hole idear for speaker cones to be light rigid & low in mass :scratch:
     
  19. eliasbboy

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    I saw that a few years ago. That is insane.

    I remember making my first bowl. It was an 8in by 8in blank. My lathe was vibrating so much just from that thing I figured my teeth would fall out. :jj:
     
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    There were rocks in the wood. The burl tree had grown around them. :jj:

    A piece that big would be just as difficult to cut as it would be to mount on the lathe and round. At one point I believe he cut something off while it's on the lathe.

    For some reason the video won't play for me on Youtube either, but I remember it. If memory serves he had his lathe bolted to the floor.
     
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