Solid Steel Support Bowl in Metallic Teal with Silver Medallion and Teal AB Crystal, and choice of Beech-Wood Ring Base or Baltic Birch (Lathe Turned) Wood Base
SPINDLES SOLD SEPARATELY (Not included)
STEEL SUPPORT BOWL is 3.5" diameter and 1.25" High and made of 1/8" thick solid steel that is press-formed, lathe milled and edge finished - then specially prepared to receive an industrial quality 2-coat oven-baked powder-coat paint in Metallic Teal that is professionally applied for a gorgeous look that will last a lifetime. A Silver Plated Alloy Medallion is adhered to the bottom of the bowl with color matched epoxy resin and a Teal AB Swarovski Crystal is placed in the center (of the medallion).
This bowl is the perfect shape and size for support spindle spinning, it is heavy and stable, and it is a bowl that will last a lifetime.
IMPORTANT: Spinning Surface (Inside Bowl) WILL DULL/SCRATCH with use and develop its own unique patina over time. Bowl can be polish with non-abrasive auto paint polish.
13-PLY BALTIC BIRCH BASE: This base is made from a lathe turned square piece of super-durable Baltic birch plywood that has the sides tapered to expose the striations of the ply, and the center is rounded and cut through to perfectly fit this or any other John Galen support bowl. There are four 3/8" shallow recesses drilled into the bottom of the base and 4 silicone bumpers/feet attached to prevent the base from moving . The base is finished with 3 coats of hand appled General Finishes Arm-R-Seal urethane clear coat that is nearly indestructible. 3.5" (8.9cm) diameter x .55" (14mm) thick
WOOD RING BASE: This is a Natural Birch Wood ring that has the bottom sanded flat and drilled to recess 3 silicone bumpers that provides the bowl with a stable surface to spin from, or display. 3.1" (7.9cm) diameter x .78" (20mm) thick
Bowl w/Baltic Birch Base = 3.5" x 3.5" x 1.6" (89 x 89 x 41mm) and 9.6 oz. (273g)
Bowl w/Wood Ring Base = 3.5" diameter x 1.4" (89 x 36mm)and 9.1 oz. (258g)
Steel Bowl only = 3.5" diameter x 1.3" (89 x 33mm) - 8.1 oz. (232g)
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2-5 business days
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Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
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Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Yes. I gladly accept custom orders, although they are limited when it comes to altering dimensions. TAHKLI/SUPPORT SPINDLES: customers can choose (in most cases) from the shaft colors, beads, and whorl color/wood species of items already listed.
Yes. I do offer wholesale sales to qualifying re-sellers. Contact me and we can discuss terms
I gladly accept orders by mail and do accept checks. When ordering, please phone or email John Galen to check availability and to reserve the item(s) you wish to order. When I receive the order/check in the mail, I will send out the package within 24 hours.
CONTACT: John Galen at 520-490-4962
May 26, 2023
Excellent spindle bowl for pinning. a work of beauty and excellent pricing.
May 17, 2023
Great Quality and beautiful workmaship
Sep 21, 2022
Beautiful and wonderful support spindle bowl for my John Galen support spindles!! I love how I can use it on a table (with the support ring) and in my lap for comfortable spinning on the go or at home.