Cherry gavel with bark accent

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Project by oscorner posted 11-01-2007 06:45 PM 2808 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Before my recent health issue, I turned another gavel which I was very pleased with and wanted to share it with you. I decided to leave some of the cherry bark on the head to give this one alittle character of its own. I haven’t made a cherry block for it, but plan to once I am able. I hope you like it.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#1 posted 11-01-2007 07:18 PM

I think its great man wish I could turn something besides over. Speedy recovery buddy, God loves ya buddy, mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#2 posted 11-01-2007 07:22 PM

Order in the court! I second everything Mike said!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 11-01-2007 08:24 PM

Nice one charlie.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 11-01-2007 09:12 PM

Ditto OS;


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 11-01-2007 11:58 PM

I’m surprised the bark turned so well. So have they got you taking yukky fish oil pills yet?

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#6 posted 11-02-2007 12:10 AM

Love the bark!

perhaps the block will have some bark on it as well, making it a matching set.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#7 posted 11-02-2007 02:50 AM

Glad to hear from ya, Os. Hope you’re feeling better.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#8 posted 11-02-2007 02:54 AM

Glad you’re feelin better. Nice gavel!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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#9 posted 11-02-2007 03:15 AM

Nice work, Os! Glad to have you back here.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#10 posted 11-02-2007 09:15 AM

Nice mallet/gavel Os. Hope you are getting better – health wise – and will be able to get back in the shop soon. God Bless.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#11 posted 11-02-2007 01:59 PM

Beautiful gavel-I think the bark does give it special character

-- Spread love with our work

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#12 posted 11-02-2007 03:53 PM

Really neat turning.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#13 posted 11-02-2007 06:34 PM

Thanks everyone, you all are the best. I’m glad that you like it! The only time I’ve spent in the shop lately is to take a few pictures of what I’ve been up to before this past week, but I’m biting at the bit for the day that I can get back in there and make something.

Dennis, I’ve been on the fish oil for over a year now, thanks for asking.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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