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Project by dean2336 posted 09-27-2012 07:47 PM 1511 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

here are two more projects out of OSB.one with walnut handels the other has maple.alot of people think they are made of straw.thank you.

-- dean2336,nebr.





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Gshepherd

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#1 posted 09-27-2012 07:52 PM

Those are lookin good…. You should do a build blog on these. The OSB has some neat designs to it one would not expect to see from it. How many pieces of OSB get thrown out that could be made into rolling pins?

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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rmac

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#2 posted 09-27-2012 07:54 PM

Very nice, just like the vases you showed earlier. I’m wondering along with everybody else what kind of finish you’re using on these.

—Russ

-- My table saw laughs at hot dogs. http://thesorteddetails.blogspot.com/

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Darell

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#3 posted 09-27-2012 08:04 PM

Dean, I gotta tell ya, ya do great work with that stuff. I gave it a try after you posted your earlier projects and failed miserably. My biggest problems were heavy tear out and difficult to sand. Didn’t even make it to finishing. Would you post your process for us? Or, maybe you get a better grade of OSB that I do. :-)

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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StuffMadeFromWood

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#4 posted 09-27-2012 08:23 PM

Very nice! Do you figure them to be functional or just decorative?

-- Russ, Wisconsin

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#5 posted 09-27-2012 08:47 PM

Love the fact that you’re doing something I have never seen before. Gets the brain going in a whole new direction. I hope they are functional. You’ve created another item on many people’s bucket list.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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ohwoodeye

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#6 posted 09-27-2012 09:19 PM

Very nice looking. I would worry about using them unless they were 100% sealed somehow. Otherwise a massive bacteria trap in the gaps.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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Puffin

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#7 posted 09-27-2012 09:24 PM

Outstanding. Just like the other vessels you turned. You never think OSB could look so good.

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#8 posted 09-27-2012 11:10 PM

Unique for sure, Talk about beauty and the beast “OSB and walnut :))

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Roger

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#9 posted 09-28-2012 12:43 PM

I woulda never thunk it. Ditto what a1Jim said. Wow!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#10 posted 09-28-2012 05:09 PM

Very innovative. How in the world do you fill the pores in OSB? Epoxy?

-- Bondo Gaposis

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#11 posted 09-28-2012 08:51 PM

I love how it turned out beautifully!

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#12 posted 10-01-2012 02:23 AM

As they say in Newfoundland, that’s “some different” ! I’m wondering how hard the OSB is, as rolling pins are unually made of pretty hard wood.

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

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#13 posted 01-17-2013 07:37 PM

at work we throw away 3 yes 3 40 yard dumpsters a day of all kind of osb 7/16,15/32 23/32 flooring sanded i have enough to build a house and then some stored

-- Tbarksdale Cullman Alabama

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