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The SnakeWood Pendants

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Project by S2artDesigns posted 1089 days ago 1252 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some of my creations in the form of Snakewood. I love this stuff. I mean, it’s about as cooperative as a mule BUT you just cant beat that glassy shine after you buff it right?

-- Visit my Etsy site to see my burl wood jewelry at http://www.etsy.com/shop/S2ArtDesigns?ref=si_shop





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Hacksaw007

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#1 posted 1089 days ago

Yes very nice looking. Worked with it myself and it turns very nice, but drills poorly. Any heat build up is not so good. Thanks for sharing!

-Mike

-- 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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Dusty56

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#2 posted 1088 days ago

Very nice grain patterns in the Snakewood : )
Are you saying that there is no finish on these , just buffed ?

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

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S2artDesigns

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#3 posted 1088 days ago

Thanks guys. :)

Dusty56, These are finished yes. I use tung oil but this stuff never soaks much of it up. But I buff with with tripoli on a spiral sewn wheel and then with green chrome on a soft wheel. Sometimes I use a plain leather belt on my belt sander too. Any of those make it smooth as glass. That and I wore one myself for over a year and my experience was that it got even smoother with time

-- Visit my Etsy site to see my burl wood jewelry at http://www.etsy.com/shop/S2ArtDesigns?ref=si_shop

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#4 posted 1087 days ago

Thanks for the feedback : )
Have a great day !

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

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S2artDesigns

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#5 posted 1087 days ago

No problem. Ill answer any questions you have. :)

-- Visit my Etsy site to see my burl wood jewelry at http://www.etsy.com/shop/S2ArtDesigns?ref=si_shop

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