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Spalted maple candle holder

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Project by mikehues posted 01-02-2013 01:25 PM 677 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Rescued a chunk of spalted maple from my parents firewood pile. This is the first turning from that log.

-- @mikehues on twitter





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Woodbridge

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#1 posted 01-02-2013 01:47 PM

beautiful turning. I rescued a piece of spalted maple and it yielded a nice turning and several nice boixes.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#2 posted 01-02-2013 01:54 PM

Looks very good.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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#3 posted 01-02-2013 05:03 PM

Very nice find. You found a treasure! and reviled it’s beauty!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#4 posted 01-02-2013 05:17 PM

Good save ,this looks great.

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#5 posted 01-02-2013 08:27 PM

Stunning. Real fine piece..

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#6 posted 01-03-2013 12:40 AM

Looks like marble. I have a couple pieces of spalted maple aging in the driveway, covered in snow.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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