Osage Orange

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Project by 4woodturning posted 1504 days ago 1500 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Osage Orange Bowl, 10” round by 8” deep and a 1/4” thick. bowl was finished with 3 costs of lacquer. This bowl was turned in a session with one of my students. He got to take the bowl home with him to give to his wife. hope they enjoy the bowl.

-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............

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#1 posted 1504 days ago

That is a great looking bowl ….............Schloemoe

-- schloemoe, Oregon , http://www.

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#2 posted 1504 days ago

Beautiful bowl and great wood

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 1504 days ago

Very nice bowl something your student will cherrish.

-- Swede -- time to make some sawdust

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#4 posted 1504 days ago

I like the shape of your bowl. Thanks for showing.

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#5 posted 1504 days ago

Beautiful bowl. Where did you get the Osage? I just posted a box project that I used Osage in. It’s great stuff. I really like the bright yellow when you first cut it. The shape of your bowl is really nice too. It looks like it would be very comfortable in the hand. Thanks for posting!

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#6 posted 1504 days ago


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

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#7 posted 1504 days ago

Jeff, This is some lovely wood! You are generous to give this to your student and he certainly will remember his lessons.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#8 posted 1504 days ago

Nice Bowl !!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#9 posted 1504 days ago

WWilson, from a local tree timing company (best friends to have). tree was about 28” across and was down from a storm. now i have half my drive way full of Osage.

Thanks all for your comments.

-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............

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#10 posted 1503 days ago

very nice bowl, i have some osage a friend gave me but i haven’t gotten into it yet. this will motivate me. Thanks for sharing.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#11 posted 1502 days ago

Great Job!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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