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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    bethel springs TN, but was born and raised in north east PA

    more spalted pecan

    As it's been raining here for the last couple days i've had a chance to play in the shop more than usual. this is the 3 i finished and have 3 peach in brown paper whating to dry. the largest is 7 1/2x 3 3/4 and will be going to a guy at work.the natural edge is 5 1/4x 3 3/4 and the rimmed is 6 3/4x 3.
    Thanks for looking and all comments welcome bad or good(not the pic quality) i know that has to get a lot better

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    All three look good to me, Steve. Very nice wood, and you treated it well. And your pictures aren't all that bad, either.
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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Goodland, Kansas
    All three look good. Wood is outstanding. Well done.
    Bernie W.

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  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Hardinsburg, KY
    Pretty nice. Looks like you got pretty close to the pith on that largest one, but you may well be fine. Your friend will treasure it.
    Working flat so I can play round,
    Doug Miller

    Repentance Is The
    Prerequisite For
    Gods Forgiveness

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Tellico Plains, Tennessee
    Hi stephen,
    You're getting the rain too...huh! Every time I try to something in the yard, it rains... my garden is about to drown, my grass is a foot high because 1. the big mower is in the shop and 2. it's too wet to use the push mower and it rains every time I go outside...

    I like the forms you did, you pictures are a little dark on my monitor, but really like the spalted pecan.. good job.
    Tellico Plains, TN
    My parents taught me to respect my elders, but it's getting harder and harder to find any.
    If you go looking for trouble, it will usually find you.

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