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Project by Paula Perry posted 246 days ago 594 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

went walking in my woods and seen this black walnut tree with roots on top of soil, looked really cool, grab a chain saw and cut it off.. then decided to clean bark type skin off, wash it, lightly sand being careful not to remove the pretty texture colors and applied some poly, now i have a really pretty spiral walking cane.

-- Florida50





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Roger

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#1 posted 246 days ago

Wow! What a perfect cane. That’s awesome!

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

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sgmdwk

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#2 posted 246 days ago

I’m guessing there is a nice spring to your cane when you lean on it. Pretty cool.

-- Dave K.

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Paula Perry

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#3 posted 244 days ago

thanks Roger and you are guessing right sgmdwk a little spring to stand you back up straight always helps. but being black walnut, it is very strong, i practiacally planked it and it didnt break..lol

-- Florida50

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#4 posted 243 days ago

Great find on that gorgeous wood. Amazing work enhancing the natural beauty of the walnut. It has very nice textures and colors.

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Paula Perry

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#5 posted 243 days ago

thanks fishnbo, people here laughed at me for using it and the shape of it, but when i show them how it looks if using for a cane, they just laugh and go on, but i think it is really pretty and cool looking.. thanks!!

-- Florida50

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