Sycamore slabs

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Project by WoodLe posted 11-02-2010 04:51 AM 4569 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just cut a large sycamore log on Saturday. It was fun cutting each slice to see what the next one looked like. Nice character all the way through! Will make some nice table tops or Desk tops!

-- Wooster, Ohio

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#1 posted 11-02-2010 04:53 AM

WOW thats giant cool looking slab

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 11-02-2010 04:57 AM

that is a huge slab! wow – i hope some day i can work with something that big!! very cool – thanks for posting

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#3 posted 11-02-2010 05:14 AM

You slut…showing off your figure like that! :)

Beautiful slices…whatever you make, it’s gonna look nice.

-- Kansas City, KS "Nothing is as permanent as a temporary solution"

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#4 posted 11-02-2010 05:20 AM

I want to keep a couple but most will be for sale.

-- Wooster, Ohio

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#5 posted 11-02-2010 05:31 AM

Oh man those are sweet!
I will have L1, I like the swirl and varied color in the upper half
Just mail it to me :)

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#6 posted 11-02-2010 06:41 AM

Gorgeous. My what a tree. No mineral marks; I can see it didn’t come from Tennessee.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#7 posted 11-02-2010 07:06 AM

Wonderful tree, what do you estimate the age at?

-- David - Houston, Texas. (

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#8 posted 11-02-2010 01:53 PM

WOW!!!! I am working on a couple of projects using sycamore and I have grown fond of it…. What a big hunk of treasure you have there…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#9 posted 11-02-2010 02:02 PM

whooo hooooo!

-- Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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#10 posted 11-02-2010 02:21 PM

now that is one hunk-a-hunk-a wood!!!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#11 posted 11-02-2010 02:39 PM

That is a great bunch of wood. I’d love to have that.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#12 posted 11-02-2010 02:52 PM

Very nice slab. Roughly how long would it take me to drive from northern Virginia to where you are in Ohio? BTW, I was born in Youngstown.

-- Al, Culpeper VA

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#13 posted 11-02-2010 03:19 PM

YOWZA! This is some really nice wood!

-- Randy, SoCal

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#14 posted 11-02-2010 03:51 PM

I see tabletop there. I’m from Ohio, too; Zanesville, Columbus, Cincinnatti.

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#15 posted 11-02-2010 05:30 PM

Could you put a stamp on it and drop it in the mailbox please? It’s gorgeous.

-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.

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