Fantastic wood. They call it wood porn

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Karson posted 01-24-2009 12:35 AM 3663 reads 1 time favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This web site Talarico Hardwoods was on an e-mail that I got today. It’s a sawmill in Pennsylvania.

Enjoy and drool.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

19 comments so far

View PurpLev's profile


8534 posts in 3610 days

#1 posted 01-24-2009 12:51 AM

mm mm good

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

View Scott Bryan's profile

Scott Bryan

27250 posts in 3784 days

#2 posted 01-24-2009 01:49 AM

That is the kind of “porn” that I would love to get into. Thanks for the post. The crotch pictures are fabulous.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

View tinnman65's profile


1356 posts in 3376 days

#3 posted 01-24-2009 02:15 AM

That wood should be the centerfold in Fine Woodworking.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

View SPalm's profile


5317 posts in 3844 days

#4 posted 01-24-2009 03:03 AM

Nice. Hmmmm, that’s only two hours away.
But I would not know where to start with such nice wood.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View Lee A. Jesberger's profile

Lee A. Jesberger

6851 posts in 3941 days

#5 posted 01-24-2009 03:11 AM

Hi Karson;

Wood Porn?

I thought this was a family oriented site. LOL

I’m sticking with Hearnes!


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

View itsme_timd's profile


689 posts in 3793 days

#6 posted 01-24-2009 03:59 AM

OK Guys, make sure you clear you browsing history after viewing so you don’t get busted for looking at p0rn!

-- Tim D. - Woodstock, GA

View pokieone's profile


96 posts in 3581 days

#7 posted 01-24-2009 04:01 AM

Bentlyj, you beat me to the punch! I was going to say the very same thing. Karson, thanks for sharing!

-- I will not preach, nor will I be silent.

View TomM's profile


4 posts in 3375 days

#8 posted 01-24-2009 04:10 AM

They’re in my neck of the woods. I went there this past summer and drooled for an hour. Left with just an armful of beautiful birdseye maple veneer that I haven’t yet decided what to do with.


View Karson's profile


35111 posts in 4362 days

#9 posted 01-24-2009 05:12 AM

Lee: It’s strange have two high grade sawmills so close together. Hearnes and this one. By the way when are you going to invite me to go to Hearnes with you.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

View BarryW's profile


1015 posts in 3868 days

#10 posted 01-24-2009 06:40 AM

Karson, a great post…and I’ve put this sawmill in my favorites…though I’ll probably never get there…as you say..look and drool.

-- /\/\/\ BarryW /\/\/\ Stay so busy you don't have time to die.

View wooddude's profile


67 posts in 3377 days

#11 posted 01-24-2009 08:34 AM

I checked out the sight, and it is amazing. I’ll have to admit, that I have been sheltered from the wood. Taking a visual tour of that place was inspiring. From that, and from checking out some of the projects on LJ, I realize that I have so much to learn. I am excited though. I’ve been talkin to my wife about LJ every since I joined. I would introduce her to wood porn, nahh ….. better not go there.

View rikkor's profile


11295 posts in 3836 days

#12 posted 01-24-2009 01:28 PM

Oh man, I won’t be of any good the rest of the day!

View cabinetmaster's profile


10874 posts in 3520 days

#13 posted 01-24-2009 02:08 PM

OH MAN KARSON…................... if woodworking wasn’t expensive enough… you throw in Wood Porn…........... Beautiful stuff, just wish I could afford some of it myself. Just think of all the beautiful things a guy could build from that. Fantastic sight. I did add it to my favorites list.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

View mmh's profile


3676 posts in 3684 days

#14 posted 01-24-2009 05:23 PM

Well, I didn’t think I was THAT sort of girl, but I guess I am. Please don’t tell my mother. (My husband has already seen that side of me.) And please pass the cloth napkins, I’m getting a wet chin.

BTW: I’ve found a source for re-claimed mahogany, from 18 ft. of water in Floriday. The logs were cut about 100 years ago. If interested, drop me a line. I will try and see if they have a website available.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View Grumpy's profile


23832 posts in 3813 days

#15 posted 01-25-2009 12:02 AM

Great site Karson.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

showing 1 through 15 of 19 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics