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 Post subject: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 1:08 pm 
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Just got some nice dyed, stabilized Buck Eye Burl & Box Elder for my next handle project......now where are those M390's....??????


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 Post subject: Re: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 2:38 pm 
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Nice! I gotta get some pics of the stuff I have around here!! I like that teal and the black/white one! Were they from the guy in Massachusetts??


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 Post subject: Re: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:02 pm 
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That is sweet rook. You have your work cut out for you.



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 Post subject: Re: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:35 pm 
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Got some quick pics of some of my blocks; this isn't even all of them!!

Some Box Elder Burl (dyed blue) Plain and Blue Maple Burl, Redwood Burl, Curly Mango, Claro Walnut,
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Better pic of the Blue Burls:
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2 of my sickest burls:
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Private Stash: Stabilized Giraffe Bone, Desert Ironwood, Box Elder Burl, Unknown Burls:
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I have some Sycamore, Maple, and a box of 30# of Hard Maple (spalted, curly, different figure) waiting to dry and get sent out for stabilzing. Yeah, I got it bad for wood!


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 Post subject: Re: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Fri Aug 24, 2012 6:47 pm 
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Oooooweeeee dem is really purdy!!!

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 Post subject: Re: Handle Blocks
PostPosted: Wed Aug 29, 2012 5:35 am 

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i like the black marble looking one. it will look really nice with some kind of damascus style knife where you can see the texture


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