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Blog entry by bluejazz posted 603 days ago 3809 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

If you got a couple minutes, go to:

http://www.workbenchdiary.com/2012/11/astounding-wood-identification.html.

The Workbench Diary is a pretty nice blog in its own right, but the YouTube Video posted there is definitely worth a look. If you have the least bit of geek in you you will really like seeing the museum’s technology. Even if you don’t, just seeing this piece from 1580 is worth a look.

-- I'm 56. In my mind, I still feel 26. Until I do something physical; then I feel 76.



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Dale

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#1 posted 603 days ago

That video is absolutely amazing, thank you so much for posting !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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#2 posted 603 days ago

Wow very cool stuff!

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jap

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#3 posted 603 days ago

amazingly cool

-- Joel

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Don Broussard

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#4 posted 603 days ago

Very interesting video and well put together. Thanks for posting.

-- People say I hammer like lightning. It's not that I'm fast -- it's that I never hit the same place twice!

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BTimmons

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#5 posted 603 days ago

Now that’s cool. I wonder how many guys it took to build that cabinet.

-- Brian Timmons, Big T Woodworks - https://www.etsy.com/shop/BigTWW - http://vimeo.com/98821147

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rejo55

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#6 posted 602 days ago

That is an interesting video. Like Brian, I, too wonder about the construction of the cabinet but also wonder how much it cost to do all that analysis. I don’t think Harbor Freight has discount coupons for their scanning electron microscopes. Matter of fact, I’ve never even seen them list a gas chromatograph or mass spectrometer.LOL
Y’all have a good’un
Joe

-- rejo55, East Texas

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#7 posted 602 days ago

Very cool, especially since I like woodworking and I take X-rays!!

-- Grant - S/N Dakota

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Dlow

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#8 posted 602 days ago

That’s some Antiques Roadshow on steroids stuff there!

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