Fancy Cane #048: Macadamia Spray, Brazilian Ebony & Maca Wood

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Project by mmh posted 1922 days ago 1525 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a slender designed cane with a more elegant style. This is the sister piece of macadamia that I used for Cane #040. I found some extraordinary macadamia that has a spray of orange imbedded in the darker red wood. It is such a hard and dense wood that I can use a cross grain section and still have a very strong handle. The collar is made of Brazilian Ebony and the shaft is made of Maca wood aka: Macacauba that has a beautiful deep red color with orange/gold/bronze tones.

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#1 posted 1922 days ago

The handle looks very nicely shaped and fits in the user’s palm comfortably!
Great finish too.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#2 posted 1922 days ago

I wish I could afford this one! That is an absolutely perfect use of grain on that handle. Where do you find wood like that?! Outstanding!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#3 posted 1922 days ago

Beautiful! I really like this one!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#4 posted 1922 days ago

Really nice one. Great use of the wood. Love this one!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#5 posted 1921 days ago

Outstanding and a help standing

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 1921 days ago

The only thing to say is beautiful

-- Greg S.E. Ga.

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#7 posted 1921 days ago

Gorgeous Cane!!


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

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