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Slabbing Madrone Burls

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Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 11-02-2010 05:16 PM 4849 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my newest cutting. The madrone burl is especially nice. I love the new slabber attachment to my Lucas mill
Thanks for watching!!!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!



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a1Jim

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#1 posted 11-02-2010 05:25 PM

Thats one cool tool and a amazing slab

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Rj

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#2 posted 11-02-2010 05:34 PM

Greg now that is cool ...I Love Madrone !!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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Dez

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#3 posted 11-02-2010 05:42 PM

I love working with Madrone, beautiful colors, machines well. That is one sweet machine!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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TomFran

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#4 posted 11-02-2010 06:52 PM

Wow, what a neat machine! It makes light work of a tough job.

Thanks for sharing how you harvest these burls, Greg. Very interesting.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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sedcokid

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#5 posted 11-02-2010 08:11 PM

Greg,
Wow, what a machine! Very nice or rather gorgeous wood!

Thanks for sharing!
The SedcoKid aka Chuck

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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reggiek

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#6 posted 11-03-2010 02:53 AM

Darn….I’m green with envy…..wow….what I would do with some beautiful wood like that…..ah well…great job and excellent video….That is one nice tool to play with…..If I had it…folks in my neighborhood would be wondering why their trees seem to keep getting shorter….ROFL.

Remember…if you ever need a place to store some of that wood….just give me a holler…

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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twokidsnosleep

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#7 posted 11-03-2010 07:27 AM

What a cool video; the wood is gorgeous and the saw awesome!
If you wouldn’t mind please slip a slab into an envelope and mail it up the coast to Vancouver for me :)

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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OregonBurls

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#8 posted 11-03-2010 04:00 PM

Will do! LOL!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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wannadoitall

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#9 posted 11-04-2010 11:02 PM

I. am. SO. JEALOUS.

:) Awesome machine, and I never knew that about the fragrance of Madrone. Interesting, can’t wait to experience that first hand someday.

Thanks for the great video!

-- -Angela, "Christos Anesti!"

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