Tasmanian Woodworking... #8: Value adding.

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Blog entry by degoose posted 11-26-2010 11:32 PM 4917 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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A number of show attendees purchased burls last weekend… they dropped by to have some value added to their pieces..

This shows how simple the TWC makes flattening a burl… and as you know it is one of the most difficult procedures to accomplish without tear out or damage of some kind…

This is not the case using the TWC… so simple … so effortless .. and so effective..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#1 posted 11-26-2010 11:37 PM

Hey Larry,
Power feed seems to be the next addition to those units.

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#2 posted 11-27-2010 12:16 AM

sweet !

i’ll start saving for one

might still be standing
when it arrives lol

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 11-27-2010 12:21 AM

That is a pretty sweet machine!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#4 posted 11-27-2010 12:50 AM

Larry, thats a neat machine.

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#5 posted 11-27-2010 07:59 AM

That nice little gesture should generate a few sales :-) They can’t live without it after you go home !!

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

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#6 posted 11-27-2010 01:27 PM

Looks easy and smooth.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 11-27-2010 04:06 PM

Nice demo…........

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#8 posted 11-28-2010 12:46 AM

The TWC takes the prize for this maneuver – A very hard job made easy!!

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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#9 posted 11-28-2010 03:41 AM

Larry A great demonstration.

-- 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 †

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