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Natural Edge Hollow Vessels Turning a natural edge hollow is no different than turning an even rimmed hollow vessel - all the same rules apply.You use the same techniques when cutting out the inside of the bowl, but instead of having a continuous rim, you have a broken rim.
The cover of this magazine shows two examples of natural edge hollow vessels.Both were turned using maple burl.The smaller of the two is 7" wide by 8" tall and the larger is 7" by 16".They are fairly thin in proportion to their size.
Hollow turning can be very similar to spindle turning in that a lot of it (not all) is started between centres.Burl with a natural edge The various methodsThe outside is shaped first, and then the inside is removed.
There are many methods and tools for removing the inside, however they all basically do the same thing: they scrape out the inside.Rough out the burl There are cutters that can cut the inside, but the more of an inward curve, the less likely you are to get a cutter into the right position.
Over the years I have used different methods and tools to hollow out pieces.I use...