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Winged bowl...Linga?

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Project by Muddman posted 09-02-2016 08:35 PM 473 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone,
This is my first post on here and I’m glad to be here. So this is my first attempt at a four cornered winged bowl. I bought this wood in Seattle about ten years ago and finally used it for something. So the name on the wood was African Linga…I tried looking it up but didn’t find it…anyone out there ever heard of this type of wood?

-- Noah, Eastern Washington





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leafherder

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#1 posted 09-02-2016 10:45 PM

Welcome to Lumberjocks! That is a beautiful bowl, but I am not familiar with the wood. Thanks for posting.

-- Leafherder

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Jennings_Homestead

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#2 posted 09-03-2016 01:35 AM

Very nice job! Welcome!

-- Martin, Twitter @IowaHomestead or Instragram @JenningsHomestead

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toyguy

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#3 posted 09-03-2016 01:43 AM

welcome to the club. nice looking wigned bowl. I have made a few, but done any better than yours.

http://www.wood-database.com/limba/

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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Muddman

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#4 posted 09-03-2016 03:11 AM



welcome to the club. nice looking wigned bowl. I have made a few, but done any better than yours.

http://www.wood-database.com/limba/

- toyguy

That’s funny you posted about the limba…as it happens I bought some black limba at the same time as the “linga”. I have worked them both and they are definitely not the same type…a mystery it remains. Thanks for the welcome!

-- Noah, Eastern Washington

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oldrivers

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#5 posted 09-03-2016 02:34 PM

Beautiful work, welcome aboard.

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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snoman1973

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#6 posted 09-03-2016 07:18 PM

very nice work
:)

-- The wood often tells me what it wants to be... great... now the voices in my head have company....;-P

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oldnovice

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#7 posted 09-04-2016 04:24 AM

That is impressive piece!
I like the looks, the drooping four corners, the color, the grain, and the wood!

Oh yes, welcome too!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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JPJ

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#8 posted 09-07-2016 02:55 AM

Nice job!

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Muddman

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#9 posted 09-07-2016 04:10 AM

Thanks all…glad to be here!

-- Noah, Eastern Washington

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