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madrone burl "steamed"

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Project by manzanitaman posted 1253 days ago 1181 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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these are all from the same slab of wood. the red tone to wood is caused by steaming burl under pressure. they were air dried.
i was satisfied with the outcome. take care and fun times in shop,
manzanitaman.

-- Chad Manzanitaman





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MayflowerDescendant

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#1 posted 1253 days ago

NICE work! Love the color. Thanks for sharing. Play safe.

-- Glen - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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MasterSergeant

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#2 posted 1253 days ago

Great looking bowls!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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dubsaloon

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#3 posted 1253 days ago

You are the man! These are beautiful. Salad anyone.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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Barbara Gill

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#4 posted 1252 days ago

What are the sizes. I love the look of the burl especially on the inside bottom. Have you ever turned burl green, sanded it and then when it dries there is a leathery texture to the wood. That is how the figure on the inside looks to me. Smooth with a neat texture.

-- Barbara

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mcjibbin

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#5 posted 1252 days ago

Very nice bowls – great shape and the wood is beautiful. Can you provide me with some more information regarding your steaming/drying process? I am quite interested. Thanks!

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