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New Z-Stiks Completed!

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Project by OregonBurls posted 850 days ago 2626 views 4 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Working with wood is so fun! Some of these are finished with Lacquer and others a 2 part Auto clear coat paint. I do like how they turned out. We are discovering how the different woods give different tones.
So far my favorate tone is Myrtle wood and my favorate look is Spalted Maple burl.

To help me out I would love it if you where to blog about The Z-Stiks on face book and Twitter. We need all the buzz we can get.

You can hear and see them being played at www.z-stik.com

Thanks so much
Greg

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!





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SteveW

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#1 posted 850 days ago

Those sure look interesting, ah, what are they?

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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Kaytrim

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#2 posted 850 days ago

I went to the site www.z-stik.com and watched the videos. Those are some cool instruments. Multipurpose and flexible these percussion instruments could easily put a new twist on music.

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OregonBurls

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#3 posted 850 days ago

Great comment and thanks for the encouragement!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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SteveW

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#4 posted 850 days ago

Cool instruments, thanks for the link.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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Skylark53

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#5 posted 850 days ago

Beautiful woodgrains, sweet sounding instruments. Very Well done. I hope they bring prosperity and much satisfaction.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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exelectrician

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#6 posted 850 days ago

I tip my hat at the beautiful grain, but I must say the accuracy you brought to the table with these sticks is amazing.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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sedcokid

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#7 posted 850 days ago

these are amazing!! I think your web site is great and wish you well.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#8 posted 850 days ago

Hi Greg
Super Z sticks , a very cool idea.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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reggiek

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#9 posted 850 days ago

Great idea Greg…and beautiful works – I especially like the burls on top – they have spectacular figure. Looks like you are off to a wonderful start. Almost makes me wish I could play an instrument, but it seems I hardly have time for my hobbies as it is.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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BurlsOrBust

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#10 posted 849 days ago

Unreal…

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Grumpy

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#11 posted 848 days ago

An amazing piece Greg.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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