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    Dec 2006
    Oliver Springs, TN

    spalted tulip poplar

    Here's a bookmatched piece of spalted tulip poplar I cut the other day. I was shocked at how red it was. Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	68630 The red has faded some, now it's more of a pink color, but it's still cool looking. You never know what you'll get till you get inside. Each board is 7 3/4 x 20 x 1 1/8. It's thick enough to resaw again but the back shows a lot of just green poplar.Click image for larger version. 

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    ABQ NM
    Wow, that's some pretty stuff, John.
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    Spitting distance north of Detroit Michigan
    Wow is right!

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    purty john,, for some reason i think the first picture has your name on it
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