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Scrub Oak projects

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Project by John Olsen posted 06-18-2015 04:54 AM 674 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch

I saved some scrub oak from the fireplace, and cut up a log into boards for the small box in picture 1. The top is a quartersawn bookmatch since it wasn’t a really big log.

Also in picture 1 is a bandsaw box where I took a knobby section of the log and left it rough on the outside. I used a wire brush wheel on the outside to strip off the punky wood and dirt.

Picture 2 is small lidded bowl I did on the lathe. This was rough since the wood on the outside was soft and fairly fragile. I was lucky it didn’t fly apart while I worked it.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 06-18-2015 12:17 PM

Nice boxes and great use of some pretty wood. I can throw away and pretty wood either.

Nice work!!............Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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