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This is by far the most unique burl I have ever come across. It is a black oak burl and when I cut into it the burl was white meat with black black bird’s eye. This was about 24” in diameter and weighed 140 lbs. Sold it to a guy in New York. Still impressed by this one. HE has no lack in imagination!!!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, What can I say but God Is Good!

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#1 posted 11-16-2009 09:33 PM

Wish you had taken pictures when it was cut

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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#2 posted 11-16-2009 09:40 PM

WOW!! I have never seen anything like this.

Thanks for sharing,
‘The SedcoKid’

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#4 posted 11-16-2009 10:43 PM

Amazing! I love burls. Wish that you have more pictures of it.

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#5 posted 11-16-2009 10:45 PM

how could you post this without pictures of it being cut..and not show the inside……im not trying to scold you …but….sure would be more complete with more pictures…..can ya maybe see what im sayin…lol…..thanks for the one shot though..its amazing what god create’s…and that he gives it to us…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#6 posted 11-16-2009 11:03 PM

I sold this about 2 years ago and this is the only picture that I have of it. I wish I would have save the pics. Sorry for the tease!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, What can I say but God Is Good!

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#7 posted 11-17-2009 12:16 AM

Damn! I woulda really loved to see the innards of that thing.


-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#8 posted 11-17-2009 03:29 AM

I like to see the “after” pic, please!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 11-17-2009 03:30 AM


-- Custom furniture

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#10 posted 11-17-2009 08:09 AM

Can you get in touch with the guy and see if he made anything with it yet and if he might have any pix of his work ? This is quite the tease , OB : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#11 posted 11-17-2009 10:14 AM

Never seen nothin’ like that in all me days!

-- Doug, New Mexico.......the only stupid question is one that is never asked!........don't fix it, if it ain't broke!

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#12 posted 11-17-2009 02:18 PM

WOW! looks like it’s about to attack.

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#13 posted 11-17-2009 02:28 PM

i’m gonna have to start carrying a chain saw when i’m squirrel huntin

-- Ron, Missouri

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#14 posted 11-17-2009 03:32 PM

HE (that being GOD) is amazing! The best “woodworker” there is.

-- Psalm19:1

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#15 posted 11-17-2009 04:03 PM

Greg, I can only imagine the figure and coloration that this would have had. I am sure it went into a gorgeous project.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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