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Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 09-01-2011 05:12 AM 2536 reads 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Figured Maple Log

The mother load of figure! Well not quite but I love it.

18” long and 36-48 wide!

And sence you guys liked my truck so much. I put a front picture of it at the bottom.

I am not gloating Just happy. I love what I do!

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



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Mathew Nedeljko

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#1 posted 09-01-2011 05:28 AM

Wow, now that is something to marvel at. Always a good thing when you love what you do. Thanks for sharing!

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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Bearpie

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#2 posted 09-01-2011 06:47 AM

This is a beautiful piece of wood. In your shoes, I would love the job as well. Heck, I love cutting into wood myself too but cant do too much as my back won’t let me. I envy you when you open the logs up and see the marvels within.

P.S. Love your truck!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Dennisgrosen

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#3 posted 09-01-2011 07:25 AM

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#4 posted 09-01-2011 08:57 AM

That wood must sell good if you can get it in a truck like that!! BTW, nice log;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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cloakie1

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#5 posted 09-01-2011 09:45 AM

the wood is nice….but that dually is a whole lot nicer…

-- just get stuck in and have a go!!!

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HalDougherty

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#6 posted 09-01-2011 12:51 PM

It’s not as spectacular as some of the wood you cut, but if there were wood porn magazines, it would still rate a feature photo spread…

How thick are the slabs you cut and how do you dry them?

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

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dbray45

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#7 posted 09-01-2011 01:32 PM

Pretty piece of sawdust. I could think of a few dozen projects that I could dull some blades with it. After you’re done cutting it to manageable pieces, have someone drive that pretty truck with the pieces on over to my place, I’m sure I could manage, it would be difficult, be someones got to do it.

Seriously nice – good catch!

-- David in Damascus, MD

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Bertha

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#8 posted 09-01-2011 02:09 PM

I finally got my truck pic! That wood is insane.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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OregonBurls

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#9 posted 09-01-2011 03:52 PM

Dennis, I want the fisrt and second one!
Hal, I am cutting them into 3” slabs. and I sticker them and let them air dry. hopefully soon I will be building a nice kiln.

Thanks LJs this is a great site!

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

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#10 posted 09-01-2011 06:10 PM

Beautiful wood and truck.

-- Dale, Ohio

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robert triplett

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#11 posted 09-08-2011 06:49 AM

Beautiful wood. I could make a lot of boxes out of that! I have seen the truck up close. Way too much truck for me, but it seems to suit Greg and his wood!!

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

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MrDan

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#12 posted 09-08-2011 09:19 AM

Wow!

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Dark_Lightning

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#13 posted 09-10-2011 03:51 AM

It defies belief how you find these things! Man, that is one nice bunch of lumber. I almost feel like I am insulting it, calling something that nice by a simple word like “lumber”.

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DamnYankee

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#14 posted 09-10-2011 06:49 AM

drool.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

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