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Project by david38 posted 04-30-2013 09:08 PM 1846 views 3 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

made from walnut limbs cut 4 inches thick.





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#1 posted 04-30-2013 09:16 PM

very cool,great pathway.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#2 posted 04-30-2013 09:38 PM

follow the brown walnut road, follow the brown walnut road, follow , follow follow follow, follow the brown walnut road…......lol, david this is great, the man of walnut here on lumberjocks, now with a walnut path…this is a cool statement…....do you think they will crack or stay solid…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#3 posted 04-30-2013 10:11 PM

hope you treated them someway, a possibility that they will attract termites. does look nice tho.

-- Stan, Shelbyville, Ky

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#4 posted 04-30-2013 11:02 PM

grizz i have another path that has been ther for five years and looks fine ,fine cracks from drying out . ternites will not bouther walnut.

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#5 posted 04-30-2013 11:06 PM

Yeah, walnut has natural critter resistance. (Not sure about ternites!)

Hate to see all that nice walnut cut up and left out in the dirt though!!!

Toby

-- Cigarettes and squirrels are completely harmless until you put one in your mouth and light it up.

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#6 posted 04-30-2013 11:22 PM

toby it was fir wood i keep all the good stuff

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#7 posted 04-30-2013 11:30 PM

I haven’t seen any walnut that is fire wood.
Chuck

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#8 posted 05-01-2013 02:19 AM

wow I didn’t know that walnut had resistance to bugs. nice to know this

-- Stan, Shelbyville, Ky

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#9 posted 05-01-2013 06:47 AM

Very nice idea, like it

-- the best tools are nothing without creativity

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#10 posted 05-01-2013 08:10 AM

a really nice original idea

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#11 posted 05-01-2013 11:36 AM

Neat path and you have a beautiful yard too

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#12 posted 05-01-2013 02:14 PM

Nice path sure beats concrete or pavers as far as creativity is concerned. Walnut has a natural toxicity which is why you usually see it growing in groups without any other species around it.

-- --Denver-- Any society that will give up a little liberty for a little security will deserve neither and lose both.

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#13 posted 05-01-2013 07:23 PM

Great work. Have you thought about engraving a couple of them?

-- "If you want it, I can build it" https://gigifts.net

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#14 posted 05-03-2013 02:30 PM

Wonderful and interesting pathway! It really complements the beautiful backyard. Great job!

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#15 posted 05-03-2013 03:04 PM

I’ve never seen anybody do this. It looks really nice. I don’t know at all how it will weather.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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