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Forum topic by TheWoodButcher posted 11-01-2009 02:31 AM 1442 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-01-2009 02:31 AM

Just now getting to the big cherry logs brought in last week. Here’s the start of the second log one more after this one and I’ll be finished.




-- Thanks The WoodButcher

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#1 posted 11-01-2009 02:33 AM

Wow love that cherry

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#2 posted 11-01-2009 02:42 AM

very cool photos! thanks for sharing. always nice to see where it all starts (at least in the human hands)

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#3 posted 11-01-2009 02:45 AM

Second pic shows some great grain.

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#4 posted 11-01-2009 02:47 AM

Hey Buddy…..........Whatcha gonna do with all that cherry?????????//

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#5 posted 11-01-2009 02:50 AM

Kinda reminds me of my mill..I use the towstrap to flip them and the chain to lift them, the towstrap works buying hydraulics…once ya get the hang of can make it do what you want, but you probably know that already…good weather right now down here for milling..70’s during the day and 50’s at night…I ain’t never seen or worked with Cherry in person, ya want to trade fer some Pecan or Mesquite?

Be well…thanx fer the post

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#6 posted 11-01-2009 04:16 AM

love that cherry! i could make a lot of spoons from that .

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#7 posted 11-01-2009 04:26 AM

You really know how to get my attention!! These are gorgeous shots. Cherry is my favorite wood to work with and those are some wide boards. I usually only get stock in 6-9” widths here in Kentucky. I certainly see a lot of potential in those boards.

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#8 posted 11-01-2009 04:39 AM

Big Time Drool…Blkcherry

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#9 posted 11-01-2009 04:49 AM

Nice cherry logs, not too many that large up in Wisconsin…...

-- Phil

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