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Padre

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1649 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: teak oak eucalyptus redshank redshank burl live oak redwood milan live oak coastal live oak socalwood wood

I just got a box of wood from Rob, otherwise known as socalwood here on LJ’s. This stuff is totally, unbelievably B-E-A-U-T-I-F-U-L!!!!!!!!!! Olivewood, coastal live oak, teak, redshank burl, milan live oak, eucalyptus, and two I don’t know for sure but it looks like redwood.

Folks, you have to see this to believe this. This is gorgeous wood. Really.

Thank you socalwood! I will be making some pens and stuff very soon, and will post the pictures.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8


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GMman

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#1 posted 1649 days ago

Glad for you Padre hope you make something nice with it and pos it.

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Karson

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#2 posted 1649 days ago

Sounds like a great care package.

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

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reggiek

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#3 posted 1649 days ago

Wow very nice! It is always nice to get some great stuff…like being a kid on Christmas….I can’t wait to see the projects you make from them – Or, you can always forward those good scores to me…..LOL

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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Abbott

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#4 posted 1649 days ago

Yeah, I wish he was closer, I would surely stop in.

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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Padre

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#5 posted 1649 days ago

Rob,
This stuff is great and I can’t wait to get at it. I just put it out in the shop, but tomorrow I have to “prep” for my colonoscopy on Friday, so I don’t see much shop time until Saturday. :)

But, thank you again. And I hope everyone on LJ’s supports our fellow LJ members like socalwood!

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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childress

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#6 posted 1649 days ago

He really is a top notch guy. ALWAYS helping the fellow woodworkers. I can’t wait to get back up to his yard and get some wood from him. I’ve been wanting to do so for over a year now. Work has just been so slow and funds are low. Soon Rob, Soon!!!

-- Childress Woodworks

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tooladdic

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#7 posted 1647 days ago

Great find, wish we had more sources in Southeastern Michgan.

Don

-- Don's Woodworking

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 1629 days ago

He is always helpful and a real assest to this web page.

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

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#9 posted 1088 days ago

I have a large quantity of fresh blonde color eucalyptus wood for those who are interested. I have a small grove of trees in Central California near the Sequoia National Park-both cut and uncut. I’ve used it for furniture and and outside as lawn border. If you’re interested let me know- stallionharbor@gmail.com

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