Woodturning a Winged Elm Platter

I show how I prepared a piece of Elm wood and turned it into a winged platter. I mounted it using a shop-made face plate and also used a scroll chuck. The platter is roughly 7 inches square and about 1.5 inches tall. I used a block of wood that contains heart wood and sap wood for visual contrast, to make the finished piece more interesting.

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