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Bocote Wood ring

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Project by Todd Barrone posted 09-06-2013 03:27 AM 764 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned a Bocote Wood ring today, wow I just love the grain. So what do you all think? A far cry from my Eastern Red Cedar, but this exotic wood is really cool stuff.

-- "The Cedar King" https://www.facebook.com/BarroneContracting





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 09-06-2013 08:19 AM

Nice work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 09-06-2013 03:58 PM

Nice Work Todd! Bocote is cool wood!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#3 posted 09-06-2013 07:47 PM

Very nice ring! Always nice to make some shop bling. I too am making a few rings, although they’ve all been purpleheart lately (to entice the right customers). What did you use to make it?

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#4 posted 09-06-2013 10:55 PM

i like it,first time to ever see bocote.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#5 posted 09-07-2013 01:44 AM

Interesting wood….love the grain.

-- Buster, Ocoee TN (Critics are men who watch a battle from a high place then come down and shoot the survivors - Hemingway)

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#6 posted 09-10-2013 02:40 PM

It’s beautiful! The pretty grains really stand out with the great finish. Great work!

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