figured wood ID please
Posted 20 March 2012 - 07:51 PM
Posted 21 March 2012 - 03:01 AM
Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:32 AM
Posted 21 March 2012 - 03:34 PM
Posted 21 March 2012 - 05:46 PM
The bottom support for hardwood flooring!!!! What a waste.
Can you post a picture of the end grain please?
Sometimes that help.
Posted 22 March 2012 - 04:54 PM
Posted 22 March 2012 - 05:47 PM
I have no idea what the wood if but it looks beautiful. Maybe make some pens of something with it?? How heavy is it?
Posted 23 March 2012 - 09:08 AM
I would/ might make a couple pens out of a piece of it , but I don't want it to lose that figure on a small turning.
Posted 23 March 2012 - 02:30 PM
Posted 23 March 2012 - 04:35 PM
Posted 23 March 2012 - 07:12 PM
As Johan suggested, you might take a plane with a very sharp blade to the end grain to sever the fibers cleanly. Then take a very close, sharp picture with good lighting (try positioning the light 45 degrees from a perpendicular to the surface), and post a largish picture of it. This may allow someone who’s into wood ID, to narrow it down to a particular species.
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Posted 24 March 2012 - 04:10 PM
If someone really does want a piece of it I got 2 pieces I'd be more than willing to cut up one of them into smaller peices and send em out if you want to cover the shipping if someone has an idea for a piece of it. just message me.
Posted 25 March 2012 - 06:28 PM
Posted 27 March 2012 - 07:36 PM
on a side note , that is an impresive piece of wood you have there , want to trade?
Posted 27 March 2012 - 09:48 PM
Posted 28 March 2012 - 09:24 AM