Ti Tree Lazy Larry #2: Cutting the Ti Tree Round...

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Blog entry by degoose posted 11-22-2011 09:48 PM 6435 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Once the glue was dry… I left the blank in clamps for 24 hours… to make sure…it was off to the bandsaw and onto the circle cutting jig..

Just a matter of rotating the blank on the pivot point….

And a few minutes later it is in the round…

Pop it through the drum sander, sand the edges using the circle sanding jig on the disc sander

A little mineral oil to bring out the colour and you can see how fantastic the grain really is..

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

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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 11-22-2011 09:53 PM

... and all you really did was glue, cut, sand, finish!!

What could be simpler!

Very good!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#2 posted 11-22-2011 09:54 PM

Having you do it….. would be simpler, lol…

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

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#3 posted 11-22-2011 10:31 PM

I’m simple.

Wow that grain does pop. Reminds me of some teak I have seen. Nice.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#4 posted 11-22-2011 11:10 PM

Oh my goodness!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 11-23-2011 12:36 AM

What Bill said- OMG

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#6 posted 11-23-2011 12:43 AM

As Steve mentioned, it has very similar grain to some burmese teak I picked up a few months ago. What does the future hold for this wonderful piece of nature you created?

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#7 posted 11-23-2011 01:33 AM

It turned absolutely Beautiful!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

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#8 posted 11-23-2011 01:55 AM

Great looking board.

-- 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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matt garcia

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#9 posted 11-23-2011 03:43 AM

Love it!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#10 posted 11-23-2011 05:51 PM

Sometimes, just beautiful wood, properly worked, blows everything else out of the water….....


-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#11 posted 11-23-2011 05:55 PM

she zammm

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