Slingshot ammo grows on trees here in Texas!

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Flipgun, Nov 27, 2012.

  1. Flipgun

    Flipgun Well-Known Member

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    <a href="http://www.servimg.com/image_preview.php?i=42&u=17702864" class="postlink" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><img src="http://i40.servimg.com/u/f40/17/70/28/64/122_7020.jpg" border="0" alt=""></a><br><br>This is the fruit of an Osage Orange. The one on the right is 11cm across and weighs 480.1grm.(15.348oz) The one on the left 8cm and 210.7grm.(6.771oz) <br>I found these at Whiter Rock Lake Park. Around 2 trees, there were like a hundred or better.<br>I very nearly hustled to a sporting goods store to buy a water balloon cannon. But; Oh well!</div><div class="clear"></div><div class="signature_div">
    <br>Failed perception is when you have a gun, I have a slingshot and you think you are the only one that is armed. <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_lol.gif" alt="Laughing" longdesc="7">
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  2. Antraxx

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    Wow, i always wondered where those trees grow.
    You are a lucky guy, the wood of those is really amazing. I bet a natural would look really nice.
    Tried to take a Macro of the grain:

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    Btw: Can you eat those fruits?