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Blog series by OregonBurls updated 04-04-2014 07:43 PM 9 parts 27729 reads 87 comments total

Part 1: Hunting burl was a success!

01-31-2013 06:37 PM by OregonBurls | 9 comments »

Hey all my friends. Just spent about 20 hours getting this Spalted Maple Burl from a guy in Sweet Home, OR. Nice place! It was one tree and about 10,000 lbs. 6” diameter burl at the butt. Beautiful colors. Grade A burl. Went over the scales at 25,000 gvw and I tared at 13,300. All to say I got lots and I am grateful. Spent 12 hrs just to load it. My team did not have the word “QUIT” in their vocabulary. Grueling work but good work. thanks for looking!Gregwww.OregonBu...

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Part 2: Whats inside the Spalted Maple Burl load!

02-01-2013 04:20 PM by OregonBurls | 12 comments »

Hey Everyone, Just processed some of the spalted maple burl from the last blog (and yes I am using a push stick! LOL). Can I say “CRAZY GOOD”! I think this is the best I have seen yet. I will be cutting this into turning blocks, guitar wood, and slabs. Take a look! PS My fingers are healing up just fine and thank you for everyone’s comments and concerns. You are a blessing! The 1st picture is listed on ebay with no bids yet. Starts at $10. Click to see!

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Part 3: Big Big Big Maple Burl!

02-28-2013 03:30 PM by OregonBurls | 11 comments »

Hey all my friends, I was contacted by a home owner who said they have a maple burl and was I interested.We after 6 hours of planning cutting and then the crane, the monster burl is in our yard. My wife Theresa is there to show the sheer size of this burl. 8’ diameter and 10,000 lbs. Wow. So I need your help. do you know of a mall, hotel, lodge or resort that would like this as a display piece or large lamp post? We will be pressure washing the bark off and can hollow it out...

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Part 4: Rare Madrone Burl Caps

03-20-2013 06:59 PM by OregonBurls | 2 comments »

A burl seller just dropped these side Madrone Burl Caps off at my house. Beautiful!Any interest in one of more? www.OregonBurls.com

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Part 5: Hunting for burl!

04-11-2013 02:42 PM by OregonBurls | 13 comments »

Hey everyone, It has been a while. Just slammed with cutting burl. I was walking a friends property looking for burl and had my camera man tag along. Check it out.HUNTING FOR BURL“

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Part 6: What Is A Burl?

04-11-2013 05:10 PM by OregonBurls | 4 comments »

Another New Video just up loaded on Youtube. Would love Your comments and suggestions for possible other topics.

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Part 7: Crazy Color Madrone Burl

04-11-2013 11:09 PM by OregonBurls | 12 comments »

I just had to show you buddies this Madrone. I was not expecting much but Wow! Was I wrong. Flame Box Elder Move over! I was totally surprised when I saw the inside.

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Part 8: TV Show Coming

08-06-2013 06:54 PM by OregonBurls | 17 comments »

Hey everyone, Just an update. We signed the contract for a new TV show coming out this early 2014. I can not say what network it will be until they start advertising the show. Let me say that I have always held the magazine in high regards my whole life and look forward to working with the network. Super cool thing is I get to sell all the swag for “The Burl Hunter” this is not the name of the show but it is my AKA. So stay tuned and I will let you know when I know something. T...

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Part 9: Filthy Riches

04-04-2014 07:43 PM by OregonBurls | 7 comments »

Hey everyone! the name of the show is called Filthy Riches and we premier April 20th!here is the link so you can see the trailer: Filthy Riches

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