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Project by deadhead posted 2816 days ago 2929 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

See my August 5,2006 Cypress Cabinet project for the explanation of “Deadhead Lumber”. Pictured is a slab side from a salvaged log of deadhead cypress. I believe the side of the log the slab was cut from was on the bottom and in the mud because it turned very dark, almost like walnut. The sconce is titled “Better To Light A Candle Than Curse The Darkness”.

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#1 posted 2440 days ago

interesting piece .. bet it was fun to make

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#2 posted 2439 days ago

this is amazing. What a conversation piece this must be. Very unique

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#3 posted 2439 days ago

Very nice.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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