I'm in the process of creating my first segmented bowl using the Segment PRO software and Stomper. I didn't have any problems gluing up the segments to make a ring (i.e. no gaps), but when I assembled the rings I got a couple of rings with small gaps. I ran the rings through...
A close friends wife past away and I felt I needed to do something special for his family. I got to work and made this urn. I don't think its bad for my second urn. I added a threaded lid for ease of opening and closing and some chatter work to the lid.
This video will give you a quick overview of the main features of Segment PRO. At the conclusion of the video, you'll find links to other resources of the software.
The following links will let learn more about Segment PRO:
Woodturner PRO website: Title: Welcome to Woodturner PRO - Segmented...
Here is my latest turning which features inlay work depicting a man in a boat fishing with fish below him and birds above
it is constructed using
Ash for the sea bed / river bed,
Sapele as the sea
Ash oak and maple for the fish
Maple for the sky
Walnut for the fisher man birds and...
Loosely base on hallow form 505 of 3d pro.
It is constructed out of sapele and oak, walnut and beech, it is 270mm in dia and 180mm tall.
the design for the feature ring came from inspiration from Malcolm Tibbetts book
This vessel is constructed out of my favourite timbers sapele walnut and beech the design is based on a chapter in Malcolm tibbetts book, and was constructed using the stacked timber method. The vessels form was taken from one of 3d pro's included designs which was hallow form 511.
This bowl is made from of African White Pear and the Southwest (SW) inserts are made of Bubinga, Beech and Imbuia. The frame demarcating the SW inserts is 2 mm thick American Walnut. The dimensions are:
Height = 140 mm and Width = 208 mm.
Bowl is one of a set of three identical bowls.
Segmented Bowl made from Walnut, Cherry and Bloodwood. 48 segments per row x 23 rows - each row is 0.25" high. 1100 pieces total. Bowl is 6" high x 6.5" diameter.