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Project by dean2336 posted 09-02-2012 06:13 PM 4262 views 8 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have seen plywood turnings,which i have done with average success.This old piece of OSB was just a way to kill time and try something new to me .I’m pleased with the results.
Thank You

-- dean2336,nebr.





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rance

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#1 posted 09-02-2012 06:23 PM

You SHOULD be pleased. You’ve properly selected a shape to avoid the flat part showing. Well done.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#2 posted 09-02-2012 06:59 PM

Who woulda thought, a wood as ugly as OSB, could be “turned” into something so beautiful! Great Job.

Bob

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#3 posted 09-02-2012 07:05 PM

Quite a trick ! Amazingly beautiful when you consider the source. Most OSB I have seen is roughish on one side. Did you smooth things up before your glue up ?

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#4 posted 09-02-2012 07:10 PM

That’s really nice

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 09-02-2012 08:45 PM

Holy scrap dude, you’re onto something!

-- Thomas - Pondering the inclusion of woodworking into physics and chemistry classes...

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#6 posted 09-02-2012 08:55 PM

MC i did run them through my drum sander.

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#7 posted 09-02-2012 08:58 PM

Really nice pieces. You never know what kind of wood really went into those boards, but they sure look nice turned like that!! Man, I love the creativeness on LJ’s!!......................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#8 posted 09-02-2012 09:16 PM

that looks really good, was it hard to turn ,did it try to chip out

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#9 posted 09-02-2012 09:42 PM

Great work.
I have attempted an OSB bowl, but yours turned out much nicer.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#10 posted 09-02-2012 11:47 PM

That’s wildly gr8 lookin to be osb. Wow! I continue to get surprised on here.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#11 posted 09-03-2012 12:25 AM

Nice job. I wooda never thunk…..

-- At least in the Navy no one ever told me to put the seat down.....

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#12 posted 09-03-2012 01:06 AM

What a unique idea and what a beautiful result. Now nothing in my shop is just scrap!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#13 posted 09-03-2012 01:11 AM

Wow, that came out awesome. Id love to see what you can do with a TJI or somethin of the like.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#14 posted 09-03-2012 01:51 AM

Very nice!! Would never thought that OSB could be of any use! I don’t even like using the stuff in home building.

-- khalsey, NC

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#15 posted 09-03-2012 04:21 AM

I just moved a a couple of sheets after a job tonight. Hmmm, never thought it would look that good! Awesome job!

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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