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Forum topic by Eric S. posted 12-23-2016 08:06 PM 603 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Eric S.

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12-23-2016 08:06 PM

I hit the lumber yard today, and came across this piece of cocobolo. I paid a pretty penny for it, but I had to have it. I’m thinking of resawing it into a veneer and using it for a humidor.

-- Why waste the money buying it, when I can spend twice as much on new tools, a week online researching new techniques, and a month building it.


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bobasaurus

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#1 posted 12-23-2016 08:54 PM

Pretty stuff, you should try bookmatching it with that sapwood.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

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#2 posted 12-23-2016 09:07 PM

Just beautiful, hope it’s stable enough to resaw and get as much of the surface figure into the project.

-- Smitty

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#3 posted 12-24-2016 02:30 AM

Nice!

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