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Hey everyone, Sorry it has been a long time, Crazy burl business is busy. Well here is a madrone burl that is about 12000 lbs. Thought you would enjoy seeing it.
-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!
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#1 posted 04-07-2010 06:50 PM
Dang that’s big. You should video yourself getting that thing out. I’d love to see that.
-- Jerry Boshear, Professional Kitchen Designer, amature woodworker.
#2 posted 04-07-2010 06:54 PM
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#3 posted 04-07-2010 06:55 PM
So will this one become veneer?
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#4 posted 04-07-2010 06:56 PM
How about a toothpick ? :)
-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one
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#5 posted 04-07-2010 07:04 PM
What did Roy Schieder say in JAWS,” I think we need a bigger boat.” Well I think you need a bigger shovel.
-- My philosophy: Somewhere between Norm and Roy
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#6 posted 04-07-2010 07:05 PM
Dang!.... WoW!.....Where do you start?!....
-- Ed,Red Lake, Ontario, Canada
#7 posted 04-07-2010 07:08 PM
Yes bigger shovel, Truck will make a lot of tooth picks but I think this one will go for veneer.
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#8 posted 04-07-2010 07:18 PM
looks like yu’re gonna need the D-8 for that one
-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty
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#9 posted 04-07-2010 08:00 PM
how exciting that will be….its like finding the hope diamond….....cant wait to see whats inside…...watch your back getting this thing out…....ouch…makes me wince
-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']
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#10 posted 04-07-2010 08:02 PM
I enjoy, oh yes I do. Could fantasize the day away
-- Dreaming patterns
Dale J Struhar Sr
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#11 posted 04-07-2010 09:38 PM
Remarkable! The small shovel makes my back twitch also. Have fun.
-- Dale, Ohio
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#12 posted 04-07-2010 09:47 PM
Awesome burl! Please post pictures of veneer if you can, would love to see what it looks like.
Erwin Jacksonville, Fl
-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL
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#13 posted 04-07-2010 10:20 PM
Oooh so huge!!!! that must surely need a crane!!! A madrone burl – is that from a madrone tree? Sorry, don’t know much about burls.
#14 posted 04-07-2010 10:56 PM
Yes it is from a madrone or madrona tree. They can come pretty big.
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