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Discussion in 'Homemade Slingshots' started by KawKan, Mar 7, 2021.

By KawKan on Mar 7, 2021 at 8:00 PM
  1. KawKan

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    Near 70 today, but the wind was up - 20 mph gusting to 35. Better to work a natural fork than try to shoot!
    I cut this Osage Orange a couple of months ago - dead limb from a gnarly old tree.
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    Stripped it down with the knife, worked it with the rasp, some filing, sanding with 150, and 220 grit. More sanding to come.
    Osage220_.jpg
    Light from the setting sun really may her shine!
     
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Discussion in 'Homemade Slingshots' started by KawKan, Mar 7, 2021.

    1. Palmettoflyer

      Palmettoflyer Veteran Member

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      Nice Ray, beautiful wood and a good looking fork!
       
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    2. Cruiser

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      From an ugly duckling to princess
       
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    3. KawKan

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    4. Cruiser

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      That first pic looks so small compared what you drew out of it.
       
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    5. Fidencio León Burgos

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      A golden babe. :tu:
       
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    6. andypandy

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      Sweet natty, nicely done
       
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    7. StringSlap

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      Love it! Great job!
       
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    8. ForkshooterTB

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      Looking good Ray!
       
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    9. Mr Muz

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      Happy nearly 70 today birthday, natty looks cool as well.
       
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      Happy birthday ray, osage is always so god damn beautiful , i wish it grew over here [emoji53]

      Sent from my Pixel 3a using Tapatalk
       
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      You, Sir, have an eye.
      (Probably, two eyes, but happy birthday anyway. Ha! The weather man says I'll be in the 70s today, too. [emoji2936][emoji2935])

      That stick ain't mad it's a slingshot now, I guarantee it. [emoji16]

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    12. KawKan

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      Optical illusion! I was zoomed in pretty tight for the second photo, but had the full length of the WorkMate in the first!
       
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    13. Sling Perfection

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      Nice one !
       
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    14. SniperKing10K

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      Beautiful!!
       
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    15. Zippy

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      I like how it turned out awesome
       
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    16. Bone

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      Very nice Ray. It's amazing what comes out of a old dead piece of wood. Sweet!
       
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    17. KawKan

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      Yeah, a gnarly old exterior can hide a beautiful soul. Anyhow, that's what I used to tell the waitress back in the day! LOL!
       
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      Looking good Ray
       
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      Nothing like a quickie!
       
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