From the fallen Oak

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Project by Monte Pittman posted 06-16-2012 03:44 AM 1738 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another father’s day project. He specifically wanted Oak. Had this old log just laying there. At first I was going to chop this up in blocks, but when I seen the grain I think part of this log will be made into boards.

Thanks for looking

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#1 posted 06-16-2012 03:56 AM

Not into crossed but that is some great wood

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#2 posted 06-16-2012 05:10 AM

Wow, that’s different….............

-- mike...............

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#3 posted 06-16-2012 11:12 AM

Beautiful concept and work. You did a great job on this.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#4 posted 06-16-2012 01:35 PM

The cross sealed up real nice, I like the grain on it, good job.

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#5 posted 06-16-2012 02:57 PM

Very nice. That will make some nice boxes, I’m sure, and/or whatever will be sweet

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#6 posted 06-17-2012 01:07 AM

That is some unusual oak with the really dark ring just inside the sapwood. The cross is neat but I would worry about it if it has to live outside.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#7 posted 06-17-2012 11:45 AM

looks good Monte, very rustic.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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